Arms raised

This statue is a memorial to Isidora Dolores Ibárruri Gómez (1895 – 1989) and a thank you to those who went out from Britain to fight in the Spanish Civil War. Also known as known as Pasionaria, Passionflower, she was Republican heroine of the  Spanish Civil War and a communist politician of Basque origin.




Copyright Debbie Smyth, 31 May 2019

Posted as part of Weekend B&W

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