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Ku Klux Klan joins in Fasnacht parade

National News // By Tay Kinnear // March 7, 2019

Fasnacht revelers in canton Schwyz were shocked when a group dressed as Ku Klux Klan members marched through the middle of town.

Pixabay Ku Klux Klan joins in Fasnacht parade

Some people thought it was just some Fasnacht fun, albeit tasteless. But one witness told the Blick newspaper that he knew some of them, and they do belong to neo-Nazi groups based in the central parts of the country.

The group of 12 wore white robes and carried a flag and torches.

The police say they’re aware of the incident and say they are investigating.

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