Tagged: germany

Angela Over There, Russia in Here

Angela Over There, Russia in Here

I’m standing across the street from the EU parliament looking through my packet of information for this conference and suddenly there’s a big to-do across the street. Several of the charming conference organizer ladies start looking towards the main doors...

Media Should Not Be Business

Media Should Not Be Business

Capitalism, at least the version that is commonly practiced in this era that we currently live in, has a long list of terrible drawbacks. The one I was thinking most about this evening, as I cruised the canals of Amsterdam,...

More from the g8 Summit

More from the g8 Summit

Click here to see a good video from today’s events demonstrating against the G8 Summit. What I like best about this one is how it shows one member of the group speaking politely with police explaining that they are not...

From the Front Lines of Resistance

From the Front Lines of Resistance

It has been quite difficult to get any of the many organizations involved in demonstrations at the G8 summit in Germany to talk to me. This could be because they are so busy with the never ending media requests they...

Rotting American Image

Rotting American Image

During one of my very fun nights out on the town in Berlin my two new friends offerred to show me their favorite night spots. And as we walked town the now typical hipster street, we ran into a big...

Another g8 Season

Another g8 Season

Here in Germany it seems like the G8 meeting protests are all the buzz in the media. And the meeting hasn’t even begun! Hows that for a powerful protest!? The organizations involved with organizing shadow conferences and alternative events to...