Important abbreviations and acronyms

BOC Bloc Obrer i Camperol [Workers’ and Peasants’ Bloc]
CNT Confederación Nacional del Trabajo [National Confederation of Labour]
CRT Confederación Regional del Trabajo [Regional Labour Confederation]
CCMA Comité Central de Milicies Antifeixistes [Central Committee of Anti-Fascist Militias]
CDE Comisión de Defensa Ecónomica [Commission for Economic Defence]
CEDA Confederación Española de Derechas Autónomas [Spanish Confederation of Right-Wing Groups]
CENU Consell de l’Escola Nova Unificada [Council for the New Unified School]
COPUB Cámara Oficial de la Propiedad Urbana de Barcelona [Chamber of Urban Property]
ERC Esquerra Republicana de Catalunya [Republican Left of Catalonia]
FAI Federación Anarquista Ibérica [Iberian Anarchist Federation]
FTN Fomento del Trabajo Nacional [Promotion of National Work]
GATCPAC Grup d’Arquitectes i Tècnics Catalans [Catalan Technicans’ and Architects’ Group]
GEPCI Gremis i Entitats de Petits Comerciants i Industrials [Federation of Small Traders and Manufacturers]
IWA International Workers’ Association, the international association of anarcho-syndicalist unions
POUM Partido Obrero de Unificación Marxista [Workers’ Party of Marxist Unification]
PSOE Partido Socialista Obrero Español [Spanish Socialist Party]
PSUC Partit Socialista Unificat de Catalunya [Catalan Communist Party]
USC Unió Socialista de Catalunya [Socialist Union of Catalonia]
UGT Unión General de Trabajadores [General Workers’ Union]