Immigration Dossier

  • Immigration in switzerland: "Fuck the EU"

    By on Feb. 10, 2014

    In a referendum held on Sunday the Swiss voted by a slim majority for the "Against Mass Immigration" initiative which foresees the introduction of immigration quotas and jobs being offered to Swiss citizens first. Commentators see the outcome as a sign of growing xenophobia and EU scepticism and call on Europe's politicians to defend European values more resolutely.

  • Dan Perjovschi: "I grew up in your Utopia"

    Dan Per­jovschi, born in 1961 in the Ro­man­ian town of Sibiu, is a star of the in­ter­na­tional arts scene. At the bar in Paris where we meet, the el­e­gant Cité di­rec­tor wel­comes him warmly and full of ad­mi­ra­tion – to the amaze­ment of our waiter. We discuss art, immigration and argue about socialism

  • Young Europeans: living the good life in Romania 

    By on Jan. 29, 2014

    Apart from the expat bubble and from the big companies seeking for low-cost labour, young Europeans settle in Romania because of their love for the country and the offered opportunities. Sidonie, Anna and David have chosen to live in Bu­carest, a city « full of resources ».