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December 19, 2014
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Current Concerns [printversion]

No 29, 9 December 2014

“Refusal of dialogue threatens world peace”
“International law is universal and must always be uniformly applied”| Interview with Professor Dr phil et iur Alfred de Zayas*
TTIP: Will politics capitulate in favour of the corporations?
by Prof Dr Eberhard Hamer
Letter to the Editor
Pro memoria: Switzerland is a state under the rule of law with a constitution and civil rights
Who arrogates to restrict citizen’s rights has to explain his understanding of democracy | by Thomas Schaffner
“Federalism and Concordance – two key contributions of Catholicism”
Welcoming speech by the National President Ruedi Lustenberger, Scientific Conference of the Research Institute of Direct Democracy on 17 October 2014, Schwyz
C’est le ton qui fait la musique
On the friendly-confederate interaction in the Swiss Parliament by | Dr iur Marianne Wüthrich
The “Seville Statement on Violence”
Increasing youth violence – challenging the democratic state
by Dr Eliane Gautschi, special education teacher and psychologist and by lic. phil. & MA Moritz Nestor, psychologist and anthropologist
Let us promote and maintain good books as cultural assets
The “Büecher-Chorb” (basket of books) – An example of a cooperative bookstore as a valuable asset to community culture and personality development | by Urs Knoblauch, cultural journalist and high school teacher, Fruthwilen, Canton of Thurgau

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Resolution Protocol of the Extraordinary General Assembly
of Zeit-Fragen Cooperative on 16th December 2006:
The Foundations of International Law

Dear reader
The extraordinary general assembly of Zeit-Fragen Cooperative on 16th December 2006 dealt with the foundations of International Law.
After hearing and acknowledging the statements of external experts and after thorough debate the assembly passed the following resolution:
«The General Assembly of Zeit-Fragen Cooperative acknowledges the encouraging contributions of external experts on international law and other experts, and explicitly supports their work and endeavours and acknowledges their commitment to peace, international understanding and justice in the world.
With our newspapers it is our aim to show complete commitment to strengthening and giving fresh heart to international law.
Our contributions intend to give readers courage to become active on all levels of social life within the framework of constitutions and International Law.
Our efforts are aimed at making international law and humanitarian international law felt once more.»

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