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First demonstrations and actions against the WEF in Switzerland

 
Last Saturday, 15th of january 2005, the first demonstration against the World Economic Forum in Davos has taken place in Winterthur, Switzerland. About 400 people demonstrated without any conflict arising. Another 400 demonstrators voiced their resistance in Chur and Adelsberg to the forthcoming WEF from 26-30th of January. In Aarau a creative action took place, whilst a political flashmob confused passers-by in Thun, leading to a spontaneous protest. In Heiden, an attack against the UBS occured. In Bern, the "Tour de Lorraine", educates with films, theatre and gigs. [ AntiWEF2005 ]

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