All posts tagged Politics

Swiss passport
May 9, 2012, 21 Comments

33 days. That’s how long it took for Michele Bachmann to become Swiss, via her husband.

Ständerat 2011

Swiss elections: what happens next?

October 27, 2011, 4 Comments

Now that the last seat in the National Council has been filled (see below), attention switches to the Council of States.

Nationalrat 2011

Swiss election results: xenophobia 0 commonsense 1

October 24, 2011, 31 Comments

Swiss politics became the ultimate soufflé yesterday: full of hot air and with the middle rising nicely.

All you need to know about Switzerland: elections

March 21, 2010, 2 Comments

Public spaces and squares all across Bern are currently hosting a new form of street furniture: large metal stands, each shaped like a capital A and p ...