Community

Everything related to the people who created this site, who live in Berlin and who surround the authors.

HG/M99: Zwangsräumung Verhindern

On Sunday, the SO36 neighborhood took to the streets to protest the planned and forced eviction of HG on Manteuffelstraße 99. Many people of the community and of the left-wing came together to demonstrate on the streets of Kreuzberg.
8 Aug ’16 by Sara Community

Kreuzberg 36: Gentrification Soap

An international luxury beauty boutique opened on Reichenberger Straße. The store front is regularly smashed with stones or painted over with graffiti. The neighborhood seems to be in shock - and for some of us, the appearance of such a brand in the Kiez also seems to be a wake up call.
3 Aug ’16 by Sara Community

The oldest and gayest street festival in Berlin, Motzstraßenfest 2016

Pictures from the annual Motzstraßenfest in Schöneberg.
27 Jul ’16 by Sara Community, Street Life

Weißensee: Eine Zeitreise

"Früher": das ist in Berlin nicht nur eine Referenz an die Zeit, sondern auch an den Ort. Eine Zeitreise nach Weißensee.
26 Jul ’16 by Sara Community

How To Help Refugees in Berlin (Winter 2015)

Even months after our first blog post on how to help refugees, the situation in Berlin is still a catastrophe. With freezing temperatures approaching, we decided to update our list on how to help refugees.
3 Dec ’15 by Sara Community

10 Ways To Help Refugees in Berlin

Whatever stance on migration you might have: it won't change the fact that more and more refugees are arriving in Berlin. What we need now is a system of support, empathy and practical help to get everything working flawlessly for everybody.
11 Aug ’15 by Sara Community, Other

Happy #GoSkateboardingDay!

Go Skateboarding Day is an annual celebration of being a rowdy and doing wild awesome tricks! Here are some impressions from Go Skateboarding Day 2015 in Berlin.
22 Jun ’15 by Sara Community, Events

Attending Berlin

12k Attending? How Facebook Events are shaping (and possibly breaking) the cultural scene of Berlin
4 May ’15 by Sara Community, Other

Snapshots: Best Of 2014

Our favorite pictures from the year 2014 in and outside of Berlin.
6 Jan ’15 by Sara Community

Walking in November

What's happening to urban life? A few thoughts about how I perceive the city on a Spaziergang.
4 Nov ’14 by Sara Community, Street Life

Gordon Café & Record Store

The South of Hermannstraße gets its first hip café. Does that mean gentrification is taking over - or is there another side to the story?
14 Sep ’14 by Sara Community, Food

Ghost Train U8

Jan Herdlicka tells us a few wise words about his artistic profession and the necessary gear to take pictures.
31 Jul ’14 by Jan Herdlicka Community

Berlin bleibt unsere Stadt

While the success of the 100% Tempelhofer Feld initiative has left a warm glow in people's hearts, the future development of the city remains a concern for many.
25 Jul ’14 by Patrick Community

CSD Kreuzberg 2014

Snapshots from the CSD 2014 in Kreuzberg, a queer and left protest & parade that has more to do with politics than party.
17 Jul ’14 by Sara Community, Events