Is Balearics Day solely an affirmation of political structure rather than a deeply felt sense of identity? | J. AGUIRRE
Today is Balearics Day. On March 1 1983, the islands were officially granted regional autonomy. The official part is crucial for determining the date. It was the first of March when the announcement was made in the Official Bulletin. The law by which autonomy was approved was in fact passed on February 25.