Grevenbroich. Germany. April 26. 2021. Today Punex was sentenced to 30 daily fines of 30,00€ each for his participation in the occupation of the Garzweiler open pit mine in 2019. The face of the judge changed several times during Punex’s closing plea during the trial. We document his speech.Continue reading Speech by Punex during his Ende Gelände trial – Solidarity with Locke, Lina, Dimitris Koufontinas and Mumia Abu-Jamal!
Dannenrod. Germany. December 5, 2020. 800 activists have been blocking the highway construction site in Dannenrod forest in the German state of Hesse since the early morning hours. They are protesting against climate destruction by new highways and for an immediate change in traffic policies.Continue reading Hundreds of activists block highway construction site in Dannenrod forest
International call by Ende Gelände for disobedient actions on December 11 and 12, 2020.Continue reading 5 years after #Paris – #FightForOnePointFive: International Call for disobedient actions, 11th & 12th Dec 2020
Dannenrod. Germany. November 22, 2020. Since this morning at 8:00 a.m. 250 activists from Ende Gelände are blocking the access roads to the Dannenrod forest in the German state of Hesse to prevent the further eviction of tree houses.Continue reading Hundreds of activists block access roads in #Dannenrod forest – Demanding an immediate stop of deforestation
Germany. March 13, 2020. A message by the Ende Gelaende coalition.Continue reading #EndeGelaende, #Germany: Change of plan: sorry for that!
Datteln, Germany. February 2, 2020. Today, ca 150 people from Ende Gelände and DeCOALonize Europe occupied the premises of the coal-fired power station Datteln 4 near Dortmund, Germany. For nine hours they blocked loading facilities and band-conveyors. Their action of civil disobedience was a protest against the new coal-law of the German goverment and the devastating consequences of hard-coal mining in Russia and Columbia. At the end of the day, the activists were evicted by the police. The activists declared today‘s action a full success.Continue reading #EndeGelaende & #DeCOALonize: Occupation of power plant #Datteln4 a huge success – „And this was only the beginning!“
Datteln. Germany. February 2, 2020. At this moment, about 150 people are occupying the coal-fired power station Datteln 4 near the city of Dortmund, Germany. At 7.30 am the activists of Ende Gelände and DeCOALonize Europe entered the premises of the power plant; now they are blocking crucial infrastructure. Their action of civil disobedience is a protest against the coal law of the German goverment.Continue reading #EndeGelaende & #DeCoalonize: #Datteln4 occupied – 150 people in action of civil disobedience against coal-law
Berlin, January 29, 2020: In response to the coal exit law, the anti-coal alliance Ende Gelände announces a mass action of civil disobedience lasting several days around August 8, 2020 in the Rhenish lignite mining region. For May the alliance calls for protests at the coal-fired power plant Datteln IV.Continue reading #EndeGelaende announces mass action in August – Call for protests at coal-fired power plant #Datteln4 in May
Cottbus. German territory. “Ende Gelaende” ends successful mass action of civil disobedience. Radical protest against climate crisis and for immediate coal phase-out .Continue reading #Ende Gelaende ends successful mass action of civil disobedience
Cottbus. German territory. Ende Gelaende. 500 climate activists in the Jänschwalde lignite mine. 450 activists on the tracks of the coal railway. Over a thousand other activists in the Welzow-Süd and Vereinigtes Schleenhain lignite mines.Continue reading #EndeGelaende: Several blockades in the Lusatian and Leipzig regions