Monthly Archives: May 2012

Impressions from Frankfurt

Here you find some press reviews and impressions from the action days in Franfurt. This list will be updated and extended soon… Italian impressions: review of the demonstration in italian, interviews with activists in english Italian press English press: Wall … Continue reading

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A brief note after the action days

After three days of being denied basic rights, our demonstration on Saturday was a grand success – a colorful and diverse group of 30,000 people, from all over Europe and even the world, protested resolutely against capitalism at its European … Continue reading

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BLOCKUPY IS HAPPENING!!! UPDATES ON TWITTER #Blockupy

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#OWS announces solidarity with Blockupy

…Last week, the government banned Blockupy and all related events in Frankfurt (protesters pledged to demonstrate anyway). The incident caused an uproar among those who saw it as a blatant attack on social and political rights of people to gather … Continue reading

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Blockupy in the Occupied London Times

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Blockupy is happening. First assemblies in Frankfurt am Main starting on Wednesday

Dear friends, the Blockupy days of action begin on Wednesday. We are looking forward to protesting together with you against the crisis diktat of the troika of ECB, IMF and European Commission on the streets of the banking metropolis. We … Continue reading

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Partial Success: Court Lifts Ban on Blockupy Demonstration

* Alliance Insists on Right to Assembly for Other Action Days As Well The Blockupy alliance has achieved a partial victory at the court: According to a press statement of the Administrative Court in Frankfurt, the court has repealed the … Continue reading

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Legal update on protest ban: City blocks agreement / decision expected by the beginning of the week

After five hours of negotiations, the hearing for the planned Blockupy action days in Frankfurt from May 16-19 at the Frankfurt administrative court closed without a resolution today. A decision of the judge may be expected by the beginning of … Continue reading

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Unicommon: our #globalmay won’t stop!

Yesterday, 12th May, hundreds of thousands of people in dozens of cities around the world have come together for a global change. In Spain the police, using a clear intimidating strategy, has evicted almost simultaneously the peaceful demonstrations taking place … Continue reading

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*Free The Future*

A poem from TerraNullius Narrazoni Popolari – Stories That Resist for our protest: Happy birthday Europe, I heard yesterday morning and I imagined lots of candles burning on an enormous cake quickly dissolving. What’s Europe? Try to guess. The decadent … Continue reading

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