Pablo Iglesias Turrión

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Pablo Iglesias
Pablo Iglesias 2020 (portrait).jpg
Second Deputy Prime Minister of Spain
Assumed office
13 January 2020
MonarchFelipe VI
Prime MinisterPedro Sánchez
Minister of Social Rights and 2030 Agenda
Assumed office
13 January 2020
MonarchFelipe VI
Prime MinisterPedro Sánchez
Preceded byMaría Luisa Carcedo
(Health, Consumer Affairs and Social Welfare)
Secretary General of Podemos
Assumed office
15 November 2014
Preceded byPosition established
Member of the Congress of Deputies
Assumed office
13 January 2016
ConstituencyMadrid
Member of the European Parliament
In office
1 July 2014 – 27 October 2015
ConstituencySpain
Personal details
Born (1978-10-17) 17 October 1978 (age 41)
Madrid, Spain
NationalitySpanish
Political partyPodemos (2014–present)
Other political
affiliations
Communist Youth Union of Spain (1992–1999)
Spouse(s)Irene Montero (domestic partner)
Children3
Alma materComplutense University
Charles III University
European Graduate School
Signature

Pablo Iglesias Turrión (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈpaβlo iˈɣlesjas tuˈrjon]; born 17 October 1978) is a Spanish politician, serving as Second Deputy Minister and as Minister of Social Rights and 2030 Agenda of the Government of Spain since January 2020. He has been the Secretary-General of Podemos since 2014.

Before then, he was a lecturer in political science at the Complutense University of Madrid and tv host. He was elected to the European Parliament in the 2014 elections as the leading candidate of the newly created Podemos.

Biography[edit]

Family and early life[edit]

Pablo Manuel Iglesias Turrión was born on 17 October 1978 in Madrid,[1][n. 1] son to Luisa Turrión, a lawyer for the trade union CCOO (and daughter of the historic PSOE member Manuel Turrión de Eusebio [es]),[3] and Javier Iglesias, a labour inspector and retired history teacher, and, according to Iglesias, former member of the Revolutionary Antifascist Patriotic Front.[4][n. 2] Iglesias was named as Pablo after Pablo Iglesias, a labour movement leader who founded the Spanish Socialist Worker's Party (PSOE) in 1879.[6]

Moved to Soria with his family at age 2, Iglesias was raised in the latter provincial capital until he had 13 years old, studying in CP Numancia, Infantes de Lara and Las Pedrizas.[7] After his parents separated, he went back to Madrid with his mother, establishing in Vallecas, where he became a member of the Communist Youth at age 14.[8][9] A member of the Global Resistance Movement [es] by the turn of the century,[10] he took part then in anti-globalization protests extolling civil disobedience.[11][6][12][13]

From 1996 to 2001 Iglesias studied Law (with an average grade of the student record of 7,3/10) at the Complutense University of Madrid and then Political Science (2004), in which he got the best record of his promotion, average grade of record of 9,22, 13 Honours and he was awarded the Extraordinary Prize of Degree. He stayed at the University of Bologna as part of the Erasmus programme.[14] Aside from Spanish, he can speak in English and Italian.[1][n. 3]

Post-graduate activities[edit]

In 2003, he started a TV show on Tele K [es] (a grassroots TV station from Vallecas): La Tuerka,[15] that was later broadcast by Público TV.

Iglesias also earned the teaching certificate (2004), DEA (2005) and PhD (2008).[16]

His doctoral dissertation under the supervision of Heriberto Cairo Carou dealt with civil disobedience of the anti-globalization movement in early 21st-century Spain and Italy and it was titled Multitud y acción colectiva postnacional: un estudio comparativo de los desobedientes: de Italia a Madrid (2000-2005).[17][18] Iglesias has also obtained a Master of Humanities (2010, honours) from Charles III University with a thesis regarding a political analysis of cinema, and a Master of Arts in Communication (2011, distinction) from the European Graduate School in Switzerland, where he studied political theory, cinema and psychoanalysis.[16][19]

Since the early-2000s, Iglesias was involved with the Center for Political and Social Studies Foundation (CEPS) and spent a time in the executive board of the organisation.[20][21] During the 2000s, Iglesias was involved in Latin American politics for the CEPS Foundation and monitored elections in Paraguay and Bolivia while acting as a strategic analysis advisor for the government of Venezuela and as a consultant for the government of Bolivia.[21][22]

He worked as acting senior lecturer of political science at the UCM,[23] where he was named honorary professor in September 2014.[24] He defended in 2008 his dissertation, which was supervised by Heriberto Cairo Carou,[17] and whose subject was collective political action in post-millennial political history.[25] Since 2002, he has published more than 30 articles in academic journals.[26] He has also written articles in media such as Público,[27] Kaosenlared,[28] Diagonal[29] and Rebelion.org.[30]

Iglesias in 2012, working as field reporter for La Tuerka.

In 2012, he was hired by United Left's Yolanda Díaz to work as political advisor vis-à-vis the electoral campaign for the 21 October Galician regional election, in which Díaz ran as candidate of the Galician Left Alternative platform.[31]

In January 2013,[32] the broadcasting of Fort Apache was started; the TV show, produced by 360 Global Media and CMI and funded by the Iranian government's HispanTV,[33] featured from 2013 to 2019 a weekly discussion on hot political subjects moderated by Iglesias.[34]

On 25 April 2013, Iglesias was invited to the political talk show El gato al agua (Intereconomía) as panelist.[35] This marked a breaking point, as the doors to mainstream media opened for Iglesias (until then mostly known in restricted circles),[35] gaining a certain public visibility. He became a regular of TV political shows, featuring in El cascabel al gato (13TV), La Sexta Noche (La Sexta), Las Mañanas de Cuatro (Cuatro) and La Noche en 24 Horas (24 Horas).

In October 2013, he was given the "Enfocados" prize by the Department of Journalism and Audiovisual Communication of the Universidad Carlos III of Madrid[36] for his contribution to social change, which he shared with Ignacio Escolar and Jordi Évole in the individual category.

Creation of Podemos[edit]

Iglesias intervening in the presentation of Podemos on 16 January 2014

By late 2013, after an informal dinner at Raúl Camargo's residence, to which Iglesias, Miguel Urbán, Jorge Moruno attended, the idea of launching a platform for the 2014 European Parliament election began to take form.[37] According to Iglesias, he had already the name Podemos in mind, inspired by the homonymously named Tuto Quiroga's bolivian right-wing platform PODEMOS; the name allowed to mix the ideas of 'Power' (poder) and 'Democracy' (democracia).[38]

Days after the issuing of the Mover ficha: convertir la indignación en cambio político ("Moving the counter: converting indignation into political change") manifesto on 14 January 2014,[39] Iglesias presented, along with other people and groups, the Podemos movement,[40] intending to run in the European election. He was elected to lead the list of Podemos (just registered as political party) in open primary elections.[41] His face was used as logo on the ballot paper as he was more known than the party by that time.[42]

He was then elected to the European Parliament, as the party earned 5 seats at the election. On 25 June 2014, GUE/NGL, the European Parliament group Podemos joined, elected him as its proposed candidate for the presidency of the European Parliament.[43][44] As a MEP, Iglesias served in the Committee on Foreign Affairs, the Subcommittee on Human Rights and in the vice-chair of the Delegation for relations with Mercosur. He was also a substitute for the Subcommittee on Security and Defence and the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.[45]

Iglesias became the host of Otra vuelta de tuerka, a new TV show featuring an interview by Iglesias to a public figure; it was inaugurated on 6 October 2014, with a talk between Iglesias and Jesús Cintora.[46] Broadcast until 2020, through the years Iglesias interviewed more than 150 individuals, including the likes of Thomas Piketty, Toni Negri, Manuel Castells, Baltasar Garzón, Dilma Rousseff, Owen Jones, Ahed Tamimi, Guilherme Boulos, Nancy Fraser or José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero.

Juan Carlos Monedero, Jesús Montero [es], José Manuel López, Pablo Iglesias and Íñigo Errejón attending the investiture of Manuela Carmena as Mayor of Madrid on 13 June 2015

On 15 November 2014 Iglesias became the first Secretary-General of Podemos, after commanding the support from a 88.6% of the registered party members who took part in the voting, ending the two-month long Yes We Can Citizen Assembly (Vistalegre I) that defined the party's organizational structure and elected the party cadres.[47]

In March 2015, Iglesias and Tania Sánchez jointly announced the breakup of their domestic partnership;[48] they had been roughly three years together.[49]

Following the results of the May 2015 local elections, and the ensuing success of the lists tacitly endorsed by Podemos in the big cities, Iglesias deemed the new municipal governments in Madrid and Barcelona, presided by Manuela Carmena and Ada Colau respectively, as models in order to "start the (political) change" in the country.[50]

Failed sorpasso[edit]

Iglesias and Alberto Garzón in 2016 after reaching a deal for the coalition of Podemos and IU for the 2016 general election, the "pacto de los botellines".

On 27 October 2015 he resigned his seat in the European Parliament in order to focus on the campaign for the 2015 Spanish general election.[51]

Since circa 2016–2017, Iglesias has been in a domestic partnership with fellow Podemos member Irene Montero, with whom he has had three children: Leo and Manuel (twins born in 2018)[52] and Aitana (born in 2019).[53] The couple would face public scrutiny and criticism in early 2018, after it emerged they have bought a €600,000 detached house outside Madrid. As result, in May 2018, Iglesias called a confidence vote among the party's half-million members on whether they should remain in their roles, and the results delivered a 'yes'.[54]

In 2017, Iglesias and Podemos tabled a censure motion against the PP government due to a series of corruption scandals. The other opposition parties refused to support it,[55] and the motion failed, with only 82 votes in favor against 170 opposed and 97 abstaining.[56] As no-confidence motions in Spain are constructive, Iglesias designated himself as replacement candidate for Prime Minister in the event his motion succeeded in toppling Rajoy.

Following the results of the April 2019 Spanish general election (that delivered a plurality to the PSOE in the Congress of Deputies) and the subsequent proposal of Pedro Sánchez as Prime Ministerial candidate by the King, tasked with searching supports for his investiture, Iglesias faced the negotiations between the PSOE and Podemos regarding the investiture vowing for some Podemos politicians to enter the Council of Ministers in a number relative to the PSOE proportional to the votes of each party. Even if on 19 July 2019, Iglesias made clear his personal presence at the Council of Ministers was not to be an excuse not to form a government, dropping any pretense of becoming a minister,[57] the negotiations with the PSOE vis-à-vis the portfolios entrusted to Podemos politicians ultimately failed, and Sánchez could not pass his first investiture in July 2019.

Cabinet member[edit]

Iglesias and Sánchez hugging after the announcement of a tentative agreement for a "progressive" government (Palacio de las Cortes, 12 November 2019).

Following the results of the November 2019 Spanish general election, on 12 November 2019 Pedro Sánchez and Iglesias announced a preliminary agreement between PSOE and Unidas Podemos to rule together.[58][59] The successful investiture of Sánchez as prime minister in a second round vote ensued on 7 January 2020.[60]

Appointed as Second Deputy Prime Minister and as Minister of Social Rights and 2030 Agenda in the Sánchez II Government, he took office along the rest of the ministers in the cabinet on 13 January 2020.[61][62][63] The protocol established for the smooth functioning of the coalition government signed by PSOE and Podemos envisaged Iglesias to quit the role of host in TV shows such as Otra vuelta de tuerka and Fort Apache when he became Deputy Prime Minister.[64] Iglesias chose Podemos local leader in Madrid and former JEMAD Julio Rodríguez to be his Chief of Staff,[65] while he opted for Nacho Álvarez [es] and Ione Belarra [es] as Secretaries of State in the Ministry.[66]

Stances[edit]

He is an admirer of the Italian Communist Party and Antonio Gramsci, as is interested in the party strategy of Palmiro Togliatti and the theoretical work of Antonio Negri.[17][n. 4]

Vis-à-vis the Vistalegre II party congress in 2017, Iglesias represented one of the two proposals within Podemos—sometimes portrayed as a "traditional left-wing" (Iglesias) vs "classic populist strategy" (Errejón)—that clashed during the event: the Iglesias' line stance was to strengthen the Podemos-United Left current alliance in opposition to the Errejón's line, that envisioned the coalition locked the party too much into a radical-left identity.[68][n. 5]

In August 2015, Iglesias endorsed Jeremy Corbyn's campaign in the Labour Party leadership election[n. 6] He has declared himself a defender of the Venezuelan Bolivarian government several times and has stated his admiration for the policies of Hugo Chávez.[13][71] He has later changed his public statements regarding Venezuela and disavowed some of his earlier comments, calling the situation in Venezuela a "disaster".[72][n. 7]

Iglesias is a prominent republican, saying that a "new republic would be the best guarantee of a united Spain built on a foundation of respect and freedom to decide".[74]

He is not religious, but says he finds himself in agreement with many of Pope Francis's views.[75]

Works[edit]

Author
  • — (2009). Multitud y acción colectiva postnacional. Madrid: Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Servicio de Publicaciones.
  • — (2011). Desobedientes. De Chiapas a Madrid. Madrid: Editorial Popular.
  • — (2013). Cuando las películas votan. Lecciones de ciencias sociales a través del cine. Catarata.
  • — (2013). Maquiavelo frente a la gran pantalla. Cine y política. Akal.
Coauthor
  • Iglesias Turrión, Pablo; Monedero, Juan Carlos (2011). ¡Que no nos representan!: El debate sobre el sistema electoral español. Madrid: Popular.
  • Iglesias Turrión, Pablo; Romero Laullón, Ricardo (2013). Abajo el Régimen. Conversación entre Pablo Iglesias y Nega LCDM. Icaria.
Editor
  • Iglesias Turrión, Pablo; Espasandín, Jesús, eds. (2007). Bolivia en Movimiento. Acción colectiva y poder político. Madrid: El Viejo Topo.

References[edit]

Informational notes
  1. ^ Always known as "Pablo", he formally dropped his second name "Manuel" in 2015, after he began to be derisively adressed in public as "Pablo Manuel" by some PSOE politicians.[2]
  2. ^ Pablo's paternal grandfather Manuel Iglesias Ramírez was sentenced to death in Francoist Spain, but the sentence was not carried out because the accusations against him were proven to be false.[5]
  3. ^ He is also studying French.[1]
  4. ^ He has declared that, politically, he is "Italian", adding that "my political mind was made in Italy".[67]
  5. ^ He had nonetheless acrimoniously derided the old IU cadres before back in June 2015 declaring "keep on living in your existential pessimism. Boil yourself in your sauce plenty of red stars and stuff, but don't approach (us), because you are precisely the (individuals) responsible for nothing being changed in this country. You are killjoys. I don't want political killjoys, people who have been unable to do anything in 25 years. I don't want political leaders in IU, and I have worked for them, unable to read the political situation, to approach us.[69]
  6. ^ "We salute and support him," he told reporters. "The fact that at this moment Jeremy Corbyn is the favourite to win... and make a 180-degree turn from the direction set out by Tony Blair shows how much things are changing across Europe." Iglesias added: "A different Labour Party that returns to its origins as a representative of the popular classes is, I believe, very important."[70]
  7. ^ During the 2019 Venezuelan presidential crisis, Iglesias argued in what it was considered a defense of Nicolás Maduro, that the Government of Spain and the EU "should defend international legality, instead of a coup", also arguing neither Trump nor his allies "were interested in democracy and human rights in Venezuela".[73]
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Bibliography
  • Chazel, Laura; Fernández Vázquez, Guillermo (2019). "Podemos, at the origins of the internal conflicts around the 'populist hypothesis': a comparison of the theoretical production, public speeches and militant trajectories of Pablo Iglesias and Íñigo Errejón". European Politics and Society. doi:10.1080/23745118.2019.1582256.

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