Writing about the reasons why the sewers spill into the sea when it rains in Badalona is like writing about going back to school, going back to work after the holidays, metro pickpockets or airport strikes. I mean that it is a classic, recurrent, and to a certain extent a tired and useless exercise that

Holding wick

Allow me an article that will not give away any ears. I’m worried. I would even say that I am angry. It is clear that these feelings do not come to me every day or permanently. They are a residue, a drop –Malaysian– that is making a hole and that, despite the fact that it


In The Man in Revolt, Albert Camus explains to us that the real revolt consists in saying no. One who does not deny, but who does not renounce. One who does not set limits and says “up to here yes, but beyond that no”. To be silent is to allow one to believe that nothing

Amb motiu de la recent designació de Badalona com a seu de la Copa del Rei de Bàsquet 2023 Restarting Badalona promou el debat sobre oportunitats i reptes que suposen per a una ciutat acollir esdeveniments multitudinaris Els exemples de Barcelona que celebrarà la Copa Amèrica de Vela, del Mobile World Congress i de Fira

Badalona is Cup!

In February 2023 Badalona will host a top-level sporting event. The top 8 teams in the ACB basketball league, accompanied by their respective fans, will play a four-day playoff game that will end with a Cup champion. Those of us who have had the good fortune and privilege to experience one can be sure that

With intent to offend

“It is part of a good education to know when it is necessary to be rude.” Joan Fuster says so in her recently reissued book of Advice, proverbs and insolence. Aphorisms, at least the good ones, are not more or less funny occurrences like a tweet. They are, according to Jordi Muñoz in the prologue

A few weeks ago, Restarting Badalona was absolutely in favor of the City Council presenting its candidacy to be able to organize and host the Copa del Rey basketball tournament. So much so that we are even organizing an event to explain to the city the benefits of hosting major events, why it is important


In English, the word bullshit is used to refer to lies and all kinds of statements and arguments that we consider uncertain. It is a dirty word, a word, but widely used. In Catalan we could translate it directly as “shit”, but it does not have the direct connotation of messages with the intention of

Restarting Badalona participa por segundo año en la Mobile Week Catalunya impulsando junto con el Ayuntamiento la organización de la charla “Badalona Smart City, ¿utopía o distopía?”, y que ha tenido lugar hoy en el Badalona Centro Internacional de Negocios (BCIN). Restarting Badalona participa por segundo año en la Mobile Week Catalunya impulsando junto con

Mobile Week Badalona 2022

Restarting Badalona participates for the 2nd year in the Mobile Week Catalunya with a talk at the Badalona International Business Center (BCIN) on Smart Cities Next Wednesday, April 27, one of the events that are part of Mobile Week Catalunya will take place in Badalona, and which is being hosted by our city for the