Climate protests to take place around Europe

Climate protests to take place around Europe

March 15, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
The heavy rain and strong winds that are expected across the country today will not deter thousands who are planning ...
Biggest climate change protest to take place Friday

Biggest climate change protest to take place Friday

March 11, 2019, 10:11 a.m.
This Friday could see Swiss school children, university students and researchers take to the streets for one of the b...
Anti-capitalists march in protest of World Economic Forum

Anti-capitalists march in protest of World Economic Forum

Jan. 21, 2019, 9:05 a.m.
Hundreds of anti-capitalists marched through Bern on Saturday afternoon protesting the World Economic Forum’s m...
Gilets-Jaune protest flops in Bern

Gilets-Jaune protest flops in Bern

Jan. 7, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
A Swiss Gilets-Jaune, or yellow vest, protest failed to get much traction in Bern on Saturday. Only 50 turned up.
Women march for International Day to End Violence Against Women

Women march for International Day to End Violence Against Women

Nov. 26, 2018, 9:28 a.m.
Women across French speaking Switzerland marched over the weekend demanding they can use the streets in the same way ...
Geneva workers protest pension cuts

Geneva workers protest pension cuts

Nov. 16, 2018, 9:08 a.m.
Around 1,000 public workers marched in Geneva yesterday, protesting a cut in their pensions.
Protest in Moutier over vote to switch cantons

Protest in Moutier over vote to switch cantons

Nov. 12, 2018, 9:33 a.m.
Up to 10,000 marched in the town of Moutier on Friday night, protesting the decision to annul the vote which had seem...
Geneva protests plight of the Uighurs, China

Geneva protests plight of the Uighurs, China

Nov. 6, 2018, 9:18 a.m.
Geneva police are advising people to stay away from the centre of town this morning as more than 1,000 are expected t...
Google staff in Zurich join global walkout

Google staff in Zurich join global walkout

Nov. 2, 2018, 9:29 a.m.
Google staff in Zurich joined in the global walkout.
Lausanne protests anti-begging laws

Lausanne protests anti-begging laws

Nov. 2, 2018, 9:23 a.m.
Several hundred demonstrated in Lausanne last night to protest at new anti-begging laws.
Second day of striking for Geneva construction workers

Second day of striking for Geneva construction workers

Oct. 17, 2018, 9:43 a.m.
Construction workers will be demonstrating for a second day in Geneva today.
Black Lives Matter protest in Lausanne

Black Lives Matter protest in Lausanne

Sept. 26, 2018, 8:02 a.m.
Around 300 people demonstrated against police violence in Lausanne yesterday.
Geneva protest march for sign-language support

Geneva protest march for sign-language support

Sept. 24, 2018, 7:09 a.m.
Around 400 marched in Geneva on Saturday to demand more support for those who use sign-language.
Bern protests plan to relax arms rules

Bern protests plan to relax arms rules

Sept. 5, 2018, 9:29 a.m.
Hundreds of people gathered yesterday afternoon in Bern to protest government plans to relax the rules over arms expo...
Protesters fighting landfill site chain themselves to trees

Protesters fighting landfill site chain themselves to trees

July 31, 2018, 9:22 a.m.
Protesters have chained themselves to trees in canton Zurich to fight plans to build a new landfill site in a wooded ...
Swiss protesters set to travel to Germany for the G20 summit

Swiss protesters set to travel to Germany for the G20 summit

July 4, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
Switzerland is to strengthen its border controls this week as activists prepare to travel to Hamburg in Germany to pr...
Hundreds of school students protest school cuts

Hundreds of school students protest school cuts

April 6, 2017, 8:55 a.m.
Hundreds of school students demonstrated across the country yesterday against education budget cuts.
Protestors outside French consulate in Geneva

Protestors outside French consulate in Geneva

Feb. 24, 2017, 6:12 a.m.
Around 200 gathered yesterday outside the French consulate in Geneva to protest police violence in France against min...
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