WELL, THE NSA NEVER THOUGHT ABOUT THIS
The Catalan government beat the fascist goons with two very simple codes - as revealed by La Vanguardia.
"I've got the tupperware. Where do we meet?"
That was the code on a prepaid mobile phone for people to collect and protect the ballot boxes.
"I'm the paper traveller".
That was the code to protect the actual paper ballots.
Internet war, did you say?
Spanish FM says police actions in Catalonia ‘proportionate,’ number of injured rises to 840+
Here is some coverage. Neither al-Jazeera nor Channel 4 hide where their sympathies lie whereas the BBC makes it look like a "clash" between two groups of young poeple within the context of an illegal referendum (BBC News videos are yet to appear on You Tube)
I also saw in the Live coverage that local Catalan police were defending Catalans against the Spanish Guardia who were brought in in overwhelming numbers.