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Vote May 21, 2017 'Let’s not jeopardise our liberal, secure and advantageous energy supply!'

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The new energy law costs a fortune, sets unattainable targets and would deprive citizens of their decision-making powers on an unprecedented scale.

Aarau Democracy Days 2017 The tottering agora, or when the heart of democracy flickers

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In the 5th century BC one of mankind’s most potent utopias arose in the ancient city-state of Athens: the idea that free public communication ...

Opinion Face it. Third generation immigrants are integrated

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The president of trade union umbrella group Travail Suisse argues Switzerland should recognise the rights of young people born and raised here.

Opinion A standard naturalisation practice? No thanks!

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Swiss People's Party party parliamentarian Barbara Steinemann calls for more caution in the naturalisation process.

Opinion Trump or a conflict of interest in a modern democracy

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With his portfolio of business projects, loans and deals, Donald Trump is forcing the US to confront an unprecedented number of entanglements.