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#Crisis of Housing: Book release “Squatting in Europe”

The Squatting Europe Kollective edited the freshly released book “Squatting in Europe: Radical Spaces, Urban Struggles”, which offers a radical but simple solution to the crises of housing, homelessness, and the lack of social space that mark contemporary society: occupying … Continue reading

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#16M #Spain – New protests against European market interests

The Spanish occupy and protest movement acampadasol says “We stand for a Europe that impose rights of all human beings and against the interests of the markets.” and call for new civil wave of protest, the week of protests and … Continue reading

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#Spain economy contracted 1.3% in 2012: Bank of Spain via PressTV

The Bank of Spain has announced that the country’s economy contracted 1.3 percent in 2012 amid the economic downturn gripping Europe. Read article: PressTV – Spain economy contracted 1.3% in 2012: Bank of Spain.

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#refugeecamp – Video “You cannot silence us”

Demonstration to show solidarity with the RefugeeProtestCamp in Vienna. Moreover Refugee activists on their 13th day on hungerstrike tell about the dissappointing meeting with the Minister Johann Mikl-Leitner: “It is a huge success of our protest, that the minister of … Continue reading

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#refugeecamp – Georg Bürstmayr: Society is fearing refugees’ pursuit of happiness

The lawyer for asylum and foreign nationals law made an excellent comment about “Fearing the pursuit of happiness”. He explains why refugees need and therefore demand more then food and roof over their head. Read the whole article: Fearing the … Continue reading

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“We want our dignity back” – TV Program with refugees on hungerstrike in Vienna

Refugees have their say in Vienna, they break with being silenced. This becomes quite clear from the POLYLOG TV program broadcasted today on Austrians’ Okto.tv  produced the days before Christmas holidays. Khan Adalat und Mohammad Numan, two refugees on hungerstrike … Continue reading

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#occupy – Eviction of Refugee Protest Camp in Vienna

In the night from 27 to 28 of December the police pulled down the refugee protest camp in the centre of Vienna at 4 am without warning or previous announcement. Belongings mostly have been destroyed as you can see in … Continue reading

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