When we met in May, members of a group were about to go to court for the third time. Mostly an activity and gathering place, this squat has chosen to focus on citizen organizations and nonprofits, although there are some artists in the building.
In Slovenia, the Occupy movement started with a big demonstration on October 15, 2011. This O15 movement avoided some of the procedural challenges of the American Occupy movement by sticking to a rather simple rule.
It was an exhilarating time to be young in November 1989 and living in East Berlin. It was not only the physical Wall that fell on November 9. It was also the many invisible walls that closed off anyone who didn't conform.