EL goes Blockupy

4.EL-Congress, 13.-15.12.2013, Madrid DIE LINKE / Antrag Blockupy The Party of the European Left (EL) for common Blockupy protests in Frankfurt / Main and throughout Europe The programs of austerity and privatizations of the Troika determine the lives of millions of people in Europe. The German Agenda 2010 was just an archetype for what now is enforced especially in Southern Europe to an even more dramatic extent. The further dismantling of social and democratic rights is imminent. The so- … [Read more...]

You are leaving the democratic sector – interim reports about five years of the crisis.

Public opening Freitag, 22. November 2013, 18:00 Studierendenhaus Uni Frankfurt A European talk about living under the Troika rule, about disparate consequences of the crisis and crisis politics in Europe, about social upheavals, stagnation and new class societies, about newly developed solidarities and the drawing up of deadly frontiers. We want to use this occasion of a European Get-Together to discuss with activists from all over Europe regional and temporary different consequences and … [Read more...]

Blockupy European Action Conference / Europäische Aktionskonferenz

Blockupy European Action Conference - November 22 to 24 in Frankfurt/M. Blockupy will return to Frankfurt in 2014 to resist the opening of the ECB's new headquarters. Yet much remains open. It is the main objective of the European Action Conference to make plans together, to build structures and to decide about action dates and concepts. > Program out now! Deadline for solidarity accommodation: November 16th, 2013 In order for us to get a overview on how many people will show up for the … [Read more...]

Donate for Blockupy’s European Action Coference and let Blockupy 2014 be a success!

Blockupy 2013 has been one step on the path towards becoming part of a huge, common European and global movement. We want to continue down this path together with you. Therefore we invite you, our friends, colleagues and comrades from all over Europe and beyond to participate in the Blockupy European Action Conference from November 22nd to November 24th 2013 in Frankfurt. To get everything started there are a lot of things to organize. With your donation you can have an impact on the … [Read more...]

22nd to 24th of November: Blockupy’s European Action Conference

Against the European austerity regime, against the rule of the EU-Troika, for the transnationalisation of our resistance, for real democracy! Invitation to Blockupy’s European Action Conference November 22nd to 24th 2013 in Frankfurt Call for Contributions and Workshops On May 31 and June 1, the European Central Bank was effectively blockaded by thousands of protesters against the politics of troika. The central commercial zone of Frankfurt was blocked and stores had to shut down, … [Read more...]

Keep moving / Let’s meet in Frankfurt! Invitation to Blockupy’s European Action Conference

November 22nd to 24th in Frankfurt/M. Against the European austerity regime, against the rule of the EU-Troika, for the Europeanisation of our resistance and for real democracy: Blockupy 2013 - they were intense and powerful days of collective action and resistance. Our many disobedient actions highlighted the ways in which the politics of crisis and impoverishment affect our lives and the lives of millions of people around the world. … [Read more...]

Waiting no more. Staying in movement. Blockupy 2013

It's no weekend getaway to travel from afar to Frankfurt and remain for some days. We don't have thermal blankets to offer. We know that resistance against the capitalist crisis is a social relation, whose place is daily life, everywhere. Still, it can be worth it to bring the struggles of daily life together in an exemplary manner. It can be worth it to set the political tone by ourselves. A message from the Interventionist Left We'll be back. Blockupy 2012 was only the first spark of a … [Read more...]

the general character of the demonstration, Saturday June 1st 2013

Opening rally at Baseler Platz: 11 a.m. Closing rally with statements by delegates from European struggles and assemblies on the future of resistance at Willi Brandt Platz: 4 p.m. The protest against the dictated crisis regimes and the resistance against the politics of impoverishment by the troika – ECB, EU Commission and IMF – continues this year as well. At the center of the choreography of protest are the mass blockades and actions of civil disobedience on Friday May 31st and the … [Read more...]

May 31st: Blockupy Deportation Airport!

Call for action at Frankfurt Airport as part of "Blockupy Flooding!" on 31st May in Frankfurt. Jingle Frankfurt is one of the centres of the European crisis regime. One of Germany's most popular exports " austerity politics " makes its way to Europe and the whole world from here. At the same time, Frankfurt is one of the crossroads of the EU"s racist border and deportation regime. The "Rhein-Main Airport", a fundamental part of "Global City Frankfurt", is Germany's number one … [Read more...]

From the crisis’ edges to the power’s core

International Call to Participate in Blockupy 2013 in Frankfurt May 30th to June 1st and other struggles against the Troika Everywhere we resist and revolt against the crisis and its governance, we put strength in living struggles and conflicts, and on these pillars we build and weave a new Europe that is born from grassroots. The Europe we live in, far from the noble thoughts that might have inspired it once upon a time, has been built by a top-down process, driven by pacts and agreements … [Read more...]