His magnificent actions should encourage us. Let's not forget the example of their lives. What less can wish in bad times they run? Manuel Buenacasa. VOICE forgotten the movement LIBERTARIAN the syndicalist, anarchist writer and historian of the worker and drive movement of the libertarian movement in Spain Manuel Buenacasa, born in the same year as angel Pestana and Salvador Segui, Carpenter by trade, was one of the founders of the National Confederation of labour (CNT), the single Union of the bouquet of wood of Barcelona and of the Federacion Anarquista Iberica (FAI)Secretary of the National Committee of the CNT, outstanding organizer of the famous National Congress of the National Confederation of labour held in 1919 at the Teatro de la Comedia of Madrid, director of the CNT newspaper and author of numerous books, by his intense activity libertarian frequented prisons of the main Spanish cities and spent half a lifetime in exile, where he died. Manuel Buenacasa Tomeo was born in Caspe, Zaragoza, on July 7, 1886 and died in Bourg-les-Valence, France, on 6 November 1964.
Already at primary level put in evidence his natural intelligence and offered him to pursue an ecclesiastical career, cloistered in the Franciscan convent of Villanueva del Ariscal, Sevilla, who abandoned in 1905. The following year he settled in Zaragoza, where he worked as a Carpenter and joined the Union of timber that would be his Secretary. In 1910 he directed magazine culture and action, organ of the Aragonese anarcho-syndicalism. The following year, the day of her wedding had to flee to France, where he went to England and Switzerland. In London he met Errico Malatesta, one of the major theorists of modern anarchism, and in Lausanne. Lenin and the Bolshevik revolutionary Zinoviev.