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The »Taliesin speculator« cookie – a recipe for displacement

The »Taliesin speculator« cookie – a recipe for displacement 13th December @ 7PM – 11PM How profits are cooked up on the financial markets out of housing shortages: the international connections between tax avoidance and displacement. This month’s Bizim Kiez meeting and rally will not be out on the street, but indoors, in Watergate (watergate […]

Bizim Kiez Street Meeting – Childcare Centres, Schools and Families under Threat of Displacement 12th October, 6.00 – 9.00 PM

Bizim Kiez Street Meeting – Childcare Centres, Schools and Families under Threat of Displacement 12th October, 6.00 – 9.00 PM THREATS OF DISPLACEMENT TOWARDS CHILDCARE CENTRES, SCHOOLS AND FAMILIES? More and more educational institutions in the neighbourhood are coming under pressure: Childcare centres: alongside overloaded staff and a lack of capacity there is also displacement […]

On the Ground: Local Demonstration in Solidarity with H.G. Lindenau and M99 General Store for Revolutionary Supplies

On 7th August a large number of people gathered in support of Hans Georg Lindenau of 99 Manteuffelstrasse, Kreuzberg, to demonstrate against his impending forced eviction two days later. It was inspiring to move out from Heinrichplatz into the blazing warm Kreuzberg sunshine as part of a co-ordinated and effective display of neighbourhood solidarity. In […]

Bizim Kiez October Meeting: Wednesday, 14th October

We must not go on tolerating displacement! Displacement often happens quietly, and without attracting attention to itself, since those threatened are not always strong enough to fight back. Each of us would prefer his or her home to be a place of peace and quiet, because home needs to be a safe space and a […]

Invitation to the 16th Bizim Kiez Meeting „Bizim Autumn

What a summer! Would you believe it – it’s a good three months ago that we first met up because our greengrocer’s „Bizim Bakal“ had been given notice of termination of their rental contract, and we wanted to do something about it. Back then no-one would have imagined what a wave of indignation we would […]

14th Meeting on the 26th of August: “Bizim Kiez Stories”

Dear neighbours and interested parties, we invite you to the 14th Bizim Kiez meeting on Wednesday, the 26th of August at 7.00 PM on Wrangelstraße in front of „Bizim Bakkal“ Kiez stories past and present Our Wrangelkiez is currently affected by an alarming number of terminations of contract and cases of displacement. This was certainly […]

Latest Information and Next Assembly on July 8

There have been a range of stories circulating in the media about the ongoing Bizim Bakkal campaign. We want to reinforce to supporters that the campaign is not over, and there is so far no guarantee that the owner of the building will renege on their commitment to terminate the Caliskan family’s contract.  On Tuesday, […]