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#HambacherForest: On the current raids and the violence debate

Today (December 28, EIE) meadow and WAA were raided, while at the same time RWE once again destroyed ground structures in the forest under police protection . Here is a first summary of these raids.

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#HambacherForest: Open letter by a unionised worker to the employees of #RWE in the open pit and elsewhere

This text was written after my discussion with RWE employees, who were in November 2018 at the so-called RWE forest walk in Hambach Forest. Initially, the situation was very emotional and polemical, but over time, more and more controversial discussion developed.

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Welcome to #NRW, where people can be imprisoned up to 28 days without being charged

After Bavaria, the state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) will be the second German state with a new police law. On Wednesday NRW state parliament voted in favour of the new police law. Cops can now imprison people up to  28 days without being charged. But that’s not all…

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#HambacherForest: Will there still be a deforesting season soon?

Hambacher Forest: On October 5th, 2018, the OVG (Higher Administrative Court) in Münster suspended the clear-cutting in Hambach Forest until the decision of the VG (Administrative Court) of Cologne on the legality of the open pit mining in the main proceedings. It was expected by those involved in the process that this might not happen before the end of 2020. Now the VG Cologne announced on December 3, that they want to decide about it already in the first quarter of 2019.

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Athens: Event-Discussion about the means of struggle at the occupied #HambacherForst

Athens, December 8: Event-Discussion about the means of struggle at the occupied Hambacher Forst and bar and vegan kitchen. Introduction and presentation by comrades who are involved in the struggle in the forest.

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#HambacherForest report: Proceedings against Andrea closed

Hambacher Forest: On 11/29/2018 the first eviction trial took place before the district court in Kerpen. The trial was interrupted for a discussion and the proceedings than closed by the state prosecution. A report.

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#HambacherForest: Open letter by the relatives of #SteffenMeyn

We feel with the relatives of Steffen/ Sonne #SteffenMeyn, who in this Open Letter to NRW state Prime Minister Armin Laschet and Minister of the Interior Herbert Reul express their thoughts and feelings about their experiences.

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#HambacherForest: Statement to the police operation on November 22

Statement by activists from Hambacher forest about the police operation on November 22.

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#HambacherForest: Eule imprisoned for 7 weeks now

Hambi-Activist Eule (=Owl, pronounce Oyle) has been in custody for seven weeks now.

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