All posts in Swiss politics

Swiss EU flags
February 20, 2014, 13 Comments

Imagine the people of Switzerland writing a collective letter to the people of the European Union.

Vote result 9.2.14

The Swiss boat is full

February 10, 2014, 35 Comments

Einstein, Nestlé, Hayek, Maggi. None of them was born Swiss. Even Switzerland’s newest Olympic gold medallist, Dario Cologna, was initially Ita ...

Anti-immigration SVP poster campaign

Decision time in Switzerland (again)

January 15, 2014, 8 Comments

This week ballot papers are landing in post boxes all across Switzerland. That’s right: it’s referendum time. Again.

Tax Freedom Day

Is today your Tax Freedom Day?

February 8, 2013, No comments

In Zug it was last month, in Neuchatel it’s next week: Tax Freedom Day.