On December 7th, after the General Townhall organized by the Graduate Institute’s Director, exactly at 1 pm on our website, a press release from a group of grassroots students was published announcing their occupation of the Maison de la Paix cafeteria starting at 2 pm of the same day until their demands are met with “meaningful action”.
On 10 October 2020, students from The Graduate Institute, Geneva assembled by the Broken Chair in front of Palais des Nations to protest against the gang rape by four upper caste Thakur men of a 19-year old Dalit woman in the Hathras district of Uttar Pradesh(UP).
At Places des Nations, in Geneva, protesters gathered to call out Bolsonaro’s environmental policies.
This article reviews the impressive anti-racist demonstration happening on June 9th in Geneva, placing it within a broader history of racism and police brutality in Switzerland.
Cet article revient sur l’impressionnante manifestation antiraciste du 9 juin dernier à Genève, et tente d’explorer les questions plus larges que posent les problèmes de brutalité policière et de racisme en Suisse.
« Appel du 4 mai, pas de retour à l’anormale » pouvait-on lire lundi dans les rues ensoleillées de Lausanne.
“Call of May 4, no return to the abnormal,” one could read last Monday on the sunny streets of Lausanne.
By Anand Menon A group comprising mainly students from IHEID marched from Maison de La Paix to Place des NationsContinue Reading