According to the spokesman of Citizens in Cartagena, Manuel Padin, "it is impossible to know who we are if we do not know our own history, we believe it is necessary, can not be otherwise, that take care of the events that have brought us here disseminating them, share them, studying, just so we can draw our identity, and strengthen and enrich our culture. "
The municipal government has organized for tomorrow a day of commemoration to mark the start of the uprising in Cartagena Cantonal, facts that are part of the federalist insurrection during the First Spanish Republic (1873-1874).
Cartagena citizens necessary, almost an obligation, that the City of Cartagena promote these commemorative events that illuminate a very prominent page of our history and our identity are made.
Orange formation argues that the historical approach to these events through conferences and exhibitions is very interesting and can only enrich our knowledge of history.
According to the spokesman of Citizens in Cartagena, Manuel Padin, "it is impossible to know who we are if we do not know our own history, we believe it is necessary, can not be otherwise, that we look past Cartagena spreading the word, sharing, studying, just like that we can draw our identity and strengthen our freedom and our culture. "
The spokesman for Citizens also believes that "what we like least is that some want to appropriate the common history of our people and instrumentalized at your convenience to further their political goals, Cartagena and its history does not belong to a few, it belongs to all Cartagena who love and defend every day with pride our interests and any arguments we can take away this feeling. "
According to Manuel Padin, "do not get tired of repeating something that at this stage of democracy should be clear: You can not politicize the management of a municipality, the very existence of Citizens is a response to this tendency to use as a political springboard something it should only be a body managing the interests of Cartagena ".
Orange spokesman training in Cartagena attend some of the events organized by the Consistory cartagenero "sound historical curiosity and respect for our past that deserves this date."
Source: Ciudadanos Cartagena