Switzerland Says No to Minarets

On last sunday, the Swiss people could vote on a draft on prohibiting the construction of minarets. Surveys before the poll had not seen a majority, but a clear majority of 57.5% voted in favour of it (see exact results in this illustration). Only four cantons voted against the draft, all others in favour of it. Campaign motive of the initiative against minarets This is a black day for all people, who are advocating a cosmopolitan and liberal Switzerland. Weiterlesen →