Ada Colau: The future mayor of Barcelona: Pure populism!!
She goes into one of the most controversial aspects of her program: squatting: «There should be no empty properties . If there is an empty house and a family enters into it, there should not be a police response, but rather turn that empty home into a social rent home. «Yes, everyone has to pay,» but will «based on income of the squat».
And how to get banks to give their empty flats without problems for those social rents? Ada has the secret: «We will positively request the Banks to do so» she explains.
Finally, Colau explains that if the empty famous palace of Pedralbes [of Urdangarin and Infanta Cristina] «have to also to fulfill its social function for the homeless people»