At present Spain finds itself mired in an economic crisis that is unprecedented in its severity and dimensions. With 26% unemployment and 500 evictions a day, is nowadays EU's most polarized country, with over a fifth of its population living below poverty line.
The southern regions which once flourished from a prosperous housing boom saw it rapidly decline. Murcia is the region where building related jobs fell more, as much as a 52%, and the one with biggest house overproduction.
The combination of unemployment, government cuts and lack of resources is leaving hundreds of thousand outcasted from society. This other reality is conformed by former middle class workers, used to steady jobs and good incomes who nowadays find themselves completely lost.