Righting past wrongs

Under guardianship Life as a slave in wealthy Switzerland

Lina Zingg was an all-purpose maid, cleaner, cook and nanny – for 50 years and against her will. This is a story of slavery in the midst of middle ...

‘Discarded children’ Lawmakers approve reparations for child victims

Following an emotional two-day debate, the House of Representatives has approved a government counterproposal to the “Reparation Initiative” – a ...

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Discarded Children Home, unsweet home

The exhibition Discarded Children features work by Swiss photographer Paul Senn (1901-1953). Senn’s revolutionary images of working class life ...