Basel, Swiss territory: The Basel-Nazifree demonstration on November 24, 2018 was held six months ago. It will be remembered as a strong sign against fascism and far-right agitation. Thanks to the determined resistance of almost 2,000 people, it was possible to prevent the public space from being used as a stage for Nazi propaganda. In order to achieve this goal, the demonstrators had to ignore the instructions of the police. The police had allowed the far right PNOS to hold a rally on the Messeplatz (fair square), while they had allowed the counter-event to be held only at a distant location.Continue reading #Basel, Swiss territory: Shoulder to Shoulder Against Nazis and Repression
On Friday, 24 June 2016 there was a small, but wild demonstration against racism, repression, and gentrification in Basel, Switzerland that attacked various buildings and the police.