Switzerland’s slippery slope for refugees

immig imageAs a foreigner living in Switzerland I’m only too well aware about concern over the number of foreigners moving to Switzerland.

In this central European country of about 8.2 million people, just under 2 million (1.99 million, in fact) of inhabitants are foreigners, 68% of them from the EU/EFTA. Continue reading

Simon’s choice: uncomfortable, essential viewing

how-to-dieIt’s very rare that a television documentary can move viewers to tears. How to Die: Simon’s Choice did that, however.

This 90-minute BBC film followed the last months of Simon Binner, a successful businessman diagnosed with motor neurone disease. Continue reading