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Eviction of #Ohlauer #Refugees Squat in #Berlin Announced

The squatted Gerhart Hauptmann schoo on Ohlauer Strl in the Kreuzberg district in Berlin will be evicted next year. The squatters received an eviction note that they have to leave the building on January 11, 2018. The building was squatted by refugees activists in December 2012. On Saturday December 16 there will be a demonstration in Berlin.

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Eviction of Ohlauer #Refugees Squat in Berlin Announced

The squatted Gerhart Hauptmann school on Ohlauer Str in the Kreuzberg district in Berlin will be evicted next year. The squatters received an eviction note that they have to leave the building on January 11, 2018. The building was squatted by refugees activists in December 2012. On Saturday December 16 there will be a demonstration in Berlin.

Demo against structural racism! Grasping things at the root!

Join us on 16th of December at the “Demonstration against structural racism!”

The situation of people with experience of refuge is worsening more and more. In Libya people are detained, sold and enslaved. In Europe migration is criminalized, more and more people are deported.

The inhabitants of the squatted south part of the
Gerhart-Hauptmann-Schule at the Ohlauer Street in Kreuzberg had been announced the eviction for the 11th of January 2018

It is intention, that the basic conditions for an equal life are not
accessible for all. The economic vitality of the countries of the global North is only possible by the exploitation of the countries of the global south. This is a history of colonialism, of slavery, of economic exploitation, surreal consumerism and use of resources, of wars and the trade with weapons.

If all people would have the same legal premises, in the way they are established in the Declaration Of Human Rights, this exploitation would not be realizable on the long term.

“When you decide to go to Europe and to go to Europe with a ship, you don´t know if you ´ll succeed, if you´ll survive or if you´ll not survive. When you come to Germany, it is a very different pain.”
(Quotation: Activist of the Gerhart-Hauptmann-Schule)

We must overcome the system of exploitation, all people must have the right to decide, where and how they want to live, independently of status and origin.

What approaches are there to break open this system?
How can I participate on it? What initiatives are there?

“Radical simply means: Grasping the things at the root!”
(Quotation: Angela Davis)

Come and bring your friends, families, Saturday-dates, banners and the readiness to change something!!!

When: Saturday, 16th of December 2017 at 1 p.m.
Where: Oranienplatz in Kreuzberg
Who calls for: Inhabitants of the Gerhart-Hauptmann-Schule and supporters, Black Lives Matter Berlin and lots of solidary people.

Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/172496413498515/




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