Haan. Wuppertal. Germany. The struggle for the Osterholz forest is entering its decisive phase. Were all the previous demonstrations, information events, forest walks and also individual contributions to the preservation of the forest located on the border of Wuppertal and Haan city territory in vain? Or can we soon celebrate our collective victory?Continue reading All trees still standing in the Osterholz forest [Haan/Wuppertal, Germany]
Wuppertal. Germany. A statement by Jeder Baum Zählt (Every Tree Counts) on the police operation in the Osterholz Forest on March 11, 2021. The forest is occupied since August 2019. The autonomous group also speak about the hungerstrike of Dimitris Koufontinas and the increasing police violence in Greece.Continue reading The ghosts they called
Wuppertal. Germany. The citizen initiative of local residents and supporters of the Osterholz forest, which is threatened from lodging, will organize a vigil tomorrow in solidarity with the forest squatters.Continue reading #Wuppertal, #Germany: Osterholz Remains vigil – Monday, February 15, from 08:00 a.m.
Wuppertal. Germany. There are many kinds of barricades in this world. Most of these barricades are built by capitalism. This economic system has thrown up a massive barricade against efforts to save our planet. The Oetelshofen company is also a master in building barricades. Their barricade consists, among other things, of 5 hectares of forest that they want to clear for their waste. It is a barricade against the life of trees, plants and animals in the Osterholz forest. Birds, fire salamanders, trees and wild orchids will have to give way for Oetelshofen’s greed for profit. When the forest is cleared, they will build a new giant barricade, which they will call a dump. It will be dozens of meters high.Continue reading Osterholz Forest Occupation, Wuppertal, Germany: About barricades and other inconveniences
Wuppertal. Germany. Statement by the Osterholz Forest Occupation on the spotting mission of the cops on Thursday September 11, 2021.Continue reading Osterholz Forest, Wuppertal, Germany: Day X is approaching, prepare yourselves! We determine the playing field!
Wuppertal. Germany. A statement by the Osterholz Forest Occupation, a forest that is occupied since August 2019. The Oetelshofen company wants to clear a part of the Osterholz forest to store the waste of their lime pit. In the past weeks cop activity has increased in the forest and it all smells like the state is preparing an eviction of the forest occupation. The Osterholz Occupation is now asking people to come to the forest.Continue reading Osterholz Forest Occupation: Day X comes closer [Wuppertal, Germany]
Germany: A forest walk against the deforestation of 5 hectares of the Osterholz forest with beautiful surprises. Things are heating-up on the city border of Wuppertal and Haan-Gruiten.Continue reading #Wuppertal #Haan – #Gruiten #OsterholzBleibt: A forest walk with surprises
Haan (Gruiten), Wuppertal, German territory: Imagine we are living in 2019 and more and more cities are calling for a state of climate emergency. But even today the climate crisis is still not taken seriously by large sections of the political establishment, and the proclamation of a state of climate emergency is often only a symbolic act.Continue reading #Osterholz stays! Call for a forest walk on June 30 and July 7, 2019