Tag Archives: Bizim Bakkal

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 […]

theguardian: Is the gentrification of cities inevitable – and inevitably bad?

Jeanne Haffner / 16th of january / theguardian Since the term was first coined in 1960s London, gentrification has come to be regarded like a law of nature or scientific fact – but now some communities are finding ways to challenge the familiar stereotypes Whatever one thinks of his subsequent political career, Sanders’ efforts 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 […]

Open Plenary Meeting on the 30th of September, 2015 at 7.00 PM in the Kerngehäuse

The protest for Bizim Bakkal has made it clear: we have an influence! Not only did the building management company responsible for number 77 Wrangelstraße (Bizim Bakkal) withdraw their termination of contract, but our show of solidarity has also paved the way for other landlords / landladies to sit down at the negotiating table with […]

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, […]

Bizim “Forum of stakeholders” and Soli-reading meeting on July 1:

The Bizim Bakkal campaign has united us as a neighbourhood. The neighbourhood of Wrangelkiez and everyone who is in solidarity with us have our sixth meeting this Wednesday, July 1st. As time goes on, we are we become more familiar with each other, and we realise more than ever that our voices can be heard […]