مصاحبه با خواهر می می Ein Interview mit Sister MIMI

سلام! من میریام هستم ازکشور کینیا. ۳۶ سال دارم و از ۱۹۹۷ بدینسو آلمان زندگی میکنم. سال ها پیش وقتی دختر خورد سالی بودم، همیشه از خودم سوال می کردم؛ اما تنها جوابی که همیشه می شنیدم این بود« زنان زیاد حرف نمی زنند». ازهمان آوان من اینرا درک کردم که زنان در افریقا از…

Monika Herrmann: ein Interview mit der Bürgermeisterin von Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg

International Women Space: english version below/Interview was made originally in German. Am 7. August führten wir ein Interview mit Monika Herrmann, der Bürgermeisterin von Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg. Wir wollten von ihr wissen was zu dem politischen Umschwung im Umgang mit der Refugee-Bewegung beigetragen hatte. 2012 wurde es der Bewegung gestattet ein Protestcamp auf dem Oranienplatz aufzubauen. Ein…

Press Conference, Monday, 14.09.2015, 11am: Ohlauer Straße 12 – Kreuzberg

Are the Senate and Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg district authorities planning an emergency accommodation centre in the former Gerhart-Hauptmann school??? Last week a big delegation from the district visited the Gerhart-Hauptmann School (GHS), which is occupied by refugee activists. Since then there have been rumors that the Senate is planning an emergency accommodation centre for the recently arrived refugees. The current…

Germany’s Asylum Seekers – You Can’t Evict a Movement

BERLIN, May 21 2015 (IPS) – In a move to take their message of solidarity to refugees across the country and calling for their voices to be heard in Europe’s ongoing debate on migration, Germany’s asylum seekers have taken their nationwide protest movement for change on the road under the slogan: “You Can’t Evict a…

“The Refugee movement is the movement of the 21st Century” – Angela Davis in Berlin, May 2015 (video)

// Spanish below // Deutsch untenstehend // “Can someone explain to me why can’t I go inside the school?” asked Angela Davis on the 14th of May, during her meeting with activists in the Werkstatt der Kulturen, in Berlin. “Is it a school or a prison?” To which people from the audience replied: “Yes”. Angela Davis and Gina…

Event / Workshop with the International Women Space / 27.03.2015

Deutsch untenstehend Part of the series: Resistance movements of Refugee Women in Berlin and Germany  The focus of the workshop will lie on updates on the development of the protests and the current situation of refugees in Berlin from a feminist perspective. Furthermore, the gender specific challenges of the movement will be analysed, especially regarding…