Tag Archives: Switzerland

Image problem: new satirical Swiss documentary film

A new Swiss film by Simon Baumann and Andreas Pfiffner also documents increasing chauvinism and xenophobia in Switzerland. It premiers in August at the Locarno film festival. The film appears to be in the style of Michael Moore or Sacha … Continue reading

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Some fascist incidents in Switzerland

Autonomes Medienkollektiv Freiburg has an article on fascist incidents in Switzerland. Some highlights from the article: A study of the gfs-Forschungsinstituts says that 10 percent of youth had problems with nazis in Switzerland, a third of Swiss people have anti-semitic … Continue reading

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Linus Thalmann throws out Swiss singer Sina after she critcized SVP

Sina is a talented singer from Wallis in Switzerland. After criticizing the national-conservative SVP party in an interview, she was censored from the small OpenAir festival Tufertschwil. Four of the organizers of the festival are also active in the rightwing … Continue reading

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