Diana West 1 April 2014
By Diana West
It may surprise some Americans to learn that almost one-quarter of the people living in Switzerland are foreigners. Even so, just over 50 percent voted last month to cap immigration, which, unchecked, could leave indigenous Swiss a minority in 50 years. Newsweek’s headline over the story was typical: "Switzerland’s Sudden Fear of Immigrants.”
The New American 15 February 2014
By Alex Newman
The European Union is terrorizing voters in Switzerland and threatening retaliation against the tiny nation, which is not in the EU, after the Swiss voted on February 9 to limit immigration in a national referendum.
On February 9th, the Swiss electorate will vote in a referendum on a proposal to reintroduce immigration quotas. The initiative, ‘against mass immigration,’ by the conservative People’s Party has been gaining ground, with an opinion poll last month finding 43% support for the proposal, up 6% since December
International Relations and Security Network (ISN) 16 January 2014
By Tom Keatinge
- A recent ISN blog by Owen Frazer highlighted the implications of the post-9/11 ‘Financial War on Terror’ for civil society groups as they grapple with the vulnerability global authorities believe they represent in the struggle against terrorism.
Video: Swiss parliamentarian Oskar Freysinger on Islam: it gnaws at the pillar of our civilization...
Tundra Tabloids 19 December 2013
Oskar Freysinger, a member of the Swiss Parliament gave a passionate speech filled with truth that no politician in Washington, DC has yet to give from the floor of Congress. He calls out Islam for what it is: A dogma that is gnawing away at the pillars of our system of laws, wherever it is granted the space to do so.
Free Speech Europe EN 16 December 2013
It’s Christmas time! Will also soon be New Year!
WZB 12 December 2013
Liberties Alliance 11 December 2013
Basel, Switzerland: Today – on United Nations Human Rights Day 2013 – the International Civil Liberties Alliance (ICLA) launched a new program: Victims of Sharia Action Network. The program will highlight the problem of sharia-inspired human rights abuses around to world to mobilize public opinion and action on behalf of the victims of sharia.