100 Years Communist Party Switzerland
Neumarkt dramaturge Nikolai Prawdzic and co-director Hayat Erdoğan found out that 100 years ago, on March 5, 1921, the Communist Party of Switzerland was founded at Neumarkt 5. To this end, they programmed
Hail to interplanetary solidarity!
in the picture: Lukas Bieri, Andreas Bögli, Sandro Burkart, Hayat Erdoğan, Sophie Gehrke, Eva Geiser, Ueli Kappeler, Tine Milz, Kenza Nessaf, Katharina Nill, Kerstin Pietzonka, Nikolai Prawdzic, Julia Reichert, Jörg Schwahlen
“Who fights for 8‑hour days, higher wages, Soviet Russia — only communists”.
Election propaganda of the Communist Party of Switzerland in front of Neumarkt 5 in Zurich.
“Who fights against usury of rents, usury of customs, danger of war — only communists”.
Election propaganda of the Communist Party of Switzerland in front of the Neumarkt in Zurich.
“With hammer, sickle and drums”.
Swiss members of the Communist Party demonstrate at the Neumarkt in Zurich during the National Council elections.
Originals: Swiss Social Archives (Schweizerisches Sozialarchiv) (0013–11 and 0013–13), BAZ
Reenactment: Cristiano Remo
Costumes: Selina Tholl