'Scum of Spain' Protesters storm sickening Spanish bull-burning festival
Around 100 protesters, who have launched a petition to ban the festival, shouted “shame,” “murderers,” and “the scum of Spain,” as it took place in the small village of Medinaceli, north-east of Madrid.
Toro Jubilo, which took place over the weekend, is the grotesque festival which sees men cover a bull in mud, pin it down, place balls on each horn and set it on fire.
A bullring was constructed in the main square and several bonfires were prepared for the bulls humiliating torture.
The bull, once on fire, was released to run around the square for 13 minutes before it was slaughtered.
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