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Old 13.09.2019, 11:09
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Laderach (Läderach)... run by anti-gay and anti-abortion religious fundamentalists

Laderach (Läderach), that Swiss chocolate that everyone goes crazy about. Delicious (if overpriced), right? Well, what may sour the taste somewhat is that according to current and past news reports the family who runs it are religious fundamantalists who actively campaign against homosexuality and the right to have an abortion... even for rape victims! The chief is ürg Läderach, owner and chairman of the board of Läderach AG, and he is campaigning against the "moral decline" of society today in stark contrast to progressive and tolerant values.

The son Johannes Läderach apparently even supported a far-right SVP campaigner, Daniel Regli, when he said in 2017 that:

"...promiscuous homosexuals between the ages of 30 and 40 would commit suicide because "the anal muscle no longer delivers what it promises."

Story here in original German language https://www.tagesanzeiger.ch/zuerich...story/15768662

Story here translated to English https://newsfounded.com/switzerlande...-5GupxnyPC066w

I will personally never again buy Läderach chocolate and I really think more awareness of this family's ideals should be raised. Share with your friends, post it on social media, let them know by hitting their business that this kind of backwards and prejudiced idealism has no place in 2019 and beyond.

Other good options that are not known (to my knowledge, but please correct me if I am wrong) to be associated to far right religious fundamentalist views...
  1. Max Chocolatier https://maxchocolatier.com/de-CH
  2. Sprüngli https://www.spruengli.ch/en/?gclid=C...IaAnmvEALw_wcB
  3. Du Rhône Chocolatier https://www.du-rhone.ch/
  4. Auer Chocolatier https://chocolat-auer.ch/boutique/?S...2982f56964cdc2

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