Berlin Diary

     |    Wednesday, der 11. August 2010

The top picture looks like a beach on some exotic shore but it was taken at the Krumme Lanke lake in southern Berlin. The boy is walking along the earth. In contrast, the girl is jumping from a tree – not yet splashed through the water’s glossy surface. She is ‘caught’ in the sky -the 

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Ecuadorians sue Canadian mining company Copper Mesa

     |    Tuesday, der 23. March 2010

  Copper Mesa is the same company whose plans to mine copper from beneath the ‘cloud forests’ in Junin meant that the indigenous peoples there faced devastation and relocation. The film WHEN CLOUDS CLEAR documents the struggle of the Intag region native inhabitants to protect their land and way of life.  This week, Copper 

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     |    Friday, der 22. January 2010

Today, January 22, 2010, marks the 10th anniversary of Attac, the Germany-based ‘fair globalization’ advocacy organization. Their birthday bash takes place in Frankfurt am Main on January 23, 2010 (2 pm to open end). To help celebrate, bands and artists such as the Donots, Bela B., Jan Delay and Sportfreunde Stiller have performed exclusive songs 

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