About 600 farmers with yellow vests and cowbells protest on the Goya gala | EUROtoday
About 600 farmers and ranchers, According to the Government Delegation in Castilla y León, they’ve gathered this afternoon on the doorways of the Valladolid Fairthe place the thirty eighth version of the Goya Awards is held, to make their calls for identified with whistles, cowbells and a few firecrackers, however with none notable incidents.
Those gathered, who’ve combined with the viewers wanting to see actors, actresses and different distinguished company from the world of cinema (one other 600 individuals), have worn the emblematic yellow vests, figuring out the farmers motion and impartial ranchers, who’ve been mobilizing for greater than per week in Castilla y León.
The tranquillity has been the dominant observe within the protest, as soon as this morning a tractor rally, which had been introduced in current days, can be dominated out, and the mobilization would go for a focus on foot on the Valladolid Fair to make their calls for heard however with out stopping the traditional gala celebration.
The protest has not been silent however has been livened up with quite a few whistles and the sound of cowbells, along with boos that intensified because the autos arrived on the venue with the company; Slogans have additionally been chanted in opposition to the President of the Government, Pedro Sánchez.
“The united field will never be defeated” It is the slogan that has been repeated essentially the most, together with others endorsed with indicators that the protesters have carried, demanding options for the countryside, and which were contained by a major police deployment that’s a part of the particular safety operation designed for the Goya gala.
The “denigrated” and indebted countryside
“We are mobilizing peacefully,” mentioned Carlos Duque, a farmer from Castroverde de Cerrato (Palencia), in statements to EFE, through which he lamented that “the countryside is denigrated”; It is the place you go to on the weekends and that folks solely keep in mind when the CAP and diesel subsidies come out.
However, residents have 3 times a day the sector in his hometo the farmer, the rancher, the horticulturist, and has demanded that they be valued, as a result of “people in the countryside work from dawn to dusk; every day, days when it rains, they are preparing the machinery in the warehouse, they are harvesting , sowing or fertilizing”.
Duque has insisted that “they have been producing below costs for two years, and thanks to subsidies they survive and continue to go into debt,” however the group doesn’t need subsidies, they need respectable costs to have the ability to stay off their work within the fields and “give to eat the world”.
For his half, Javier Villanueva, from Medina del Campo (Valladolid), has insisted on reviewing the applying of the 2030 Agenda, as a result of farmers and ranchers have totally different restrictions than these of different international locations, exterior the EU, that promote right here at decrease costs, which represents unfair competitors.
Villanueva considers this sort of mobilization essential, additionally having been current on the Goya, as a result of “nobody inside is going to complain for us”, however he has additionally acknowledged that that they had no intention of inflicting issues for the movie competition, so that they have turned again. to arrange by means of social networks however all with the identical concept: peaceable protest.
“We all have the same policy, to be calm and simply make noise,” he indicated, with out tractor items or visitors issues on the roads, that this Saturday they’ve been very calm in Valladolid, apart from some particular visitors jams on the N-112 on account of presence of tractors.
Guests on the Goya awards present their help for farmers
There are a number of company on the Goya Awards gala who’ve proven their help for the farmers concentrated on the gates of the venue. Among them, Alberto Amman, nominated for greatest main actor for 'Upon Entry': “My heart goes out to the farmers, because if there are no farmers, not even God eats here.”
The actress Macarena Gómez has additionally performed it: “On fire with the farmers!” she mentioned.