As we are based in Wuppertal (Germany), we are confronted with a lot of celebrations around the 200th anniversary of Friedrich Engels’ birth. Engels was born in Wuppertal and even prominent Christian-Democrats (CDU, conservatives) and and wannabee Social Democrats of the SPD are commemorating Engels. But that’s actually not suprising… What follows is a piece by Daniel al-Rashid. Enough 14Continue reading Why socialists should pause before celebrating Engels’ 200th birthday
Wuppertal. Germany. A statement by the Enough Info-Café collective in times of the coronavirus and the accompanying state measures. The Enough Info-Café was defeated for the time being, but nothing is over…Continue reading The Corona state measures have defeated the Enough Info-Café for the time being
Wuppertal. Germany. The Enough Info-Café is in serious trouble. Because we refuse to provide the now obligatory COVID19 Name and adress list, the café part of our space is still closed. As we don’t know yet how long the COVID 19 regulations are goung to last we are now changing the concept of the project.
On March 13, nine days before the Corona related lockdown started in Germany, the Enough Info-Café closed for two months. On May 13, the Info-Café was partially reopend. We started a mutual aid project, which is still continuing today. But to survive these in times of Corona, we need to change our concept a bit and we also need your support.
Wuppertal. Germany. On Friday night a demo in solidarity with the uprising in Minneapolis and against police violence took place in Wuppertal, Germany. A reportback.Continue reading #Wuppertal: Announcing the struggle against the murderous pack – Demo against police violence in solidarity with uprising in #Minneapolis – #RIP #GeorgeFloyd
Update: Today, May 29th, 2020: George Floyd Solidemo – 06:00 pm (18:00), ATTENTION Starting point has changed! Station forecourt (Döppersberg) main train station (Hbf) in Wuppertal.
Demonstration: May 29, 2020 – 6:00 pm (18:00) in main station (HBF, Döppersberg) square in Wuppertal (Germany). On May 25th George Floyd was murdered by cops, we are not sad, we are angry. Angry about the fact that it seems to be more and more normal that cops use more and more brutal force and also firearms as a matter of routine, whereby the victims are often seriously injured or killed.Continue reading #GEORGEFLOYD: MURDERED BY RACIST COPS! – May 29: Demonstration in #Wuppertal, #Germany
Wuppertal. Germany. A fourth statement by some of the Enough Info-Café in times of the coronavirus. As expected not everybody liked our previous statement. But that wasn’t really surprising. In the past week we started a mutual aid project with the Cars of Hope collective and it went pretty well.Continue reading About the Enough Info-Café in times of the #coronavirus Part 4: “An inspiring week”
Wuppertal. Germany. May 11, 2020. Another statement by some of the Enough Info-Café in times of the coronavirus. In this statement we wrote down som of our thougts on current developments in relation to state measures and the virus and we have some news about the Enough Info-Café.
After a meeting, the Enough Info-Café collective decided that the Info-Café will partially reopen on Wednesday May 13. With some restrictions, but also with a new project: Our friends of the Cars of Hope (Hopetal) collective are still stuck in Wuppertal, due to COVID 19 travel restrictions. They offered to set up a Mutual Aid Project in front of the Info-Café, also starting on May 13. More information in this statement.Continue reading About the Enough Info-Café in times of the #coronavirus Part 3: Partial Reopening and Mutual Aid
Wuppertal. Germany. The Enough info-café has been closed for almost 2 months now. To be more precisely: The last day that we opened was on March 13. A second statement by some of the Enough Info-Café in times of the coronavirus: Keep on moving.Continue reading About the Enough Info-Café in times of the #coronavirus Part 2: Keep on moving
Wuppertal. Germany. And these surprises have caught the cops off guard and we are happy about that! But maybe we should start with what happened in the valley.Continue reading #Wuppertal, #Germany: Like last year, the autonomous #MayDay was full of surprises!