Solidaritätserklärungen / Declarations Solidaritätserklärungen / Declarations en Burn the War Machines <p>In Germany, we are witnessing a powerful rebirth of militarism. Although we are nowhere close to an uprising against capitalism, but already is the Bundeswehr being prepared for it. Inside the country, a propaganda campaign — involving conferences, movie theatres, schools, government offices, public oaths, large tattoos, and military parades (e.g. Müllheim June 27, 2009) — aims at freeing German soldiers from the “historic baggage” of National Socialism.</p> <p><a href="">read more</a></p> Thu, 16 Jul 2009 12:00:07 +0200 einstellung 1515 at Police Station attacked: "Release the anger which has no description!" <p><em>We document a declaration that refers the "our" proceedings:</em></p> <p>In the late hours of the 16 of December 2008 we attacked a police station sited in the Bulgarische Strasse, Treptow district, as also the cars parked in front of it with stones and color.</p> <p><a href="">read more</a></p> mg militanz solidarität Tue, 16 Dec 2008 16:13:53 +0100 einstellung 1242 at Aotearoa: Solidarity with the anti-militarists on trial in Berlin <p><a href="/en/soli/1227"><img src="/files/soli_aotearoa200812_k.jpg" vspace="5" align="left" border="0" hspace="5" /></a> A banner was hung outside the German Embassy in Wellington today (13th December 2008) in solidarity with three anti-militarists who are currently on trial in Berlin. The banner read §Weg mit &amp;129 - Solidaritaet mit den Antimilitaristen&quot; (&quot;Away with §129 - Solidarity with the anti-militarists&quot;). Check out <a href=""></a> for more information. </p> <p><a href="">read more</a></p> aotearoa solidarity Sat, 13 Dec 2008 11:03:22 +0100 einstellung 1227 at Bottles full of color thrown against the court in Berlin-Tiergarten <p>"We declared our solidarity with the defendants by throwing color against the court located in the Turmstrasse in the night between the 23rd and 24th of September."</p> <p><a href="">read more</a></p> militanz prozess solidarität Wed, 24 Sep 2008 17:28:02 +0200 einstellung 1192 at End the criminalisation of left-wing structures -- for the immediate cessation of the 129(a) investigations! <p> In the last year four terrorism investigations of left-wing activists have been uncovered, which has led to wide spread criticism of the practices of the investigation authorities. Away from the eyes of the public the investigations in all four cases are still ongoing and with them the surveillance operations of over 40 people. </p> <p> <a href="/files/Anhang_PK_05_08_Tabelle-3.pdf">Detailed overview of the extent of surveillance in these cases</a> (table, German) </p> <p><a href="">read more</a></p> Thu, 08 May 2008 17:54:40 +0200 einstellung 992 at American Political Science Association: Drop the § 129a charges The urban section of the American Political Science Association (worldwide membership: over 15.000) passed a resolution to condemn the charges against Andrej and the others. <p><a href="">read more</a></p> Wed, 05 Sep 2007 00:17:30 +0200 einstellung 305 at EI protests against arrest of German academic EI which represents the voice of educators worldwide, including professionals in the higher education and research sector, condemns the arrest of German academic, Andrej Holm. <p><a href="">read more</a></p> Tue, 04 Sep 2007 17:30:35 +0200 einstellung 295 at RC21 demands to drop charges RC21 demands to immediately suspend all the proceedings based on § 129a. <p><a href="">read more</a></p> Thu, 23 Aug 2007 23:24:06 +0200 einstellung 203 at American Sociological Association: Letter to the Federal Prosecutor We write on behalf of the governing Council of the American Sociological Association (ASA), the national organization for sociologists in the United States with over 14,000 members who are faculty members of colleges and universities, researchers, practitioners and students in the United States and internationally. <p><a href="">read more</a></p> Wed, 22 Aug 2007 23:24:06 +0200 einstellung 184 at § 129 is threatening the freedom of research and teaching We are writing to express our grave concern with the abuse of democracy and freedom recently committed by the German government against Andrej Holm and other individuals, for alleged membership in, or support of, a so-called &quot;militante gruppe.&quot; <p><a href="">read more</a></p> Mon, 20 Aug 2007 11:57:48 +0200 einstellung 107 at Who will be next? We the International Critical Geography Group vehemently protest the arrest and incarceration of our academic colleague Andrej Holm, an urban sociologist at the Institute for Social Research at the Humboldt University in Berlin. <p><a href="">read more</a></p> Thu, 16 Aug 2007 23:26:49 +0200 einstellung 76 at Chilling Arrests of Researchers It has recently come to my attention through numerous American and European academic organizations that a number of academics in the normal pursuit of their scholarship and research have been arrested and continue to be held as charged with “membership in a terrorist association according to § 129a StGB”. <p><a href="">read more</a></p> Thu, 16 Aug 2007 23:23:05 +0200 einstellung 75 at HIC against §129 Habitat International Coalition (HIC) demands the immediate suspension of all proceedings against all parties concerned and release from jail at once Dr. Holm and the others and the abolition § 129, 129a, and 129b laws. <p><a href="">read more</a></p> Thu, 16 Aug 2007 20:27:40 +0200 einstellung 72 at Protest against the abuse of academic freedom This is a letter of protest and petition against the abuse of academic freedom recently committed in Germany against a number of individuals including Andrej Holm for alleged membership of a terrorist organisation or supporting such an organisation. <p><a href="">read more</a></p> Wed, 15 Aug 2007 11:57:48 +0200 einstellung 131 at UPA against §129 Urban Poor Associates, an NGO from the Philippines, demands the immediate suspension of all proceedings against all parties concerned and release from jail at once Dr. Holm and the others and the abolition § 129, 129a, and 129b laws. <p><a href="">read more</a></p> Wed, 15 Aug 2007 08:37:59 +0200 einstellung 71 at Scientists find out: Gentrification is bad for you! Gentrification is bad for you. How bad? Just ask a group of German researchers who find themselves accused of belonging to a &quot;terrorist organization&quot;, largely because they published on the subject. <p><a href="">read more</a></p> Sun, 12 Aug 2007 22:59:03 +0200 einstellung 114 at Don't use the G-Word: Criminalization of critical academic research in Germany We learned last week that two of our friends and colleagues, Andrej Holm and Mathias B., are charged with “membership in a terrorist association according to § 129a StGB” (German Penal Code, section 7 on ‘Crimes against Public Order’). Both introduced serious research on gentrification (The G-Word to be avoided in future) in Germany and lead the field. <p><a href="">read more</a></p> Wed, 08 Aug 2007 23:12:22 +0200 einstellung 73 at Against the criminalization of critical science On July 30th and 31st, four men have been arrested – accused of being members of a terrorist organization, according to §129a of the German penal code. The Academic Advisory Council of Attac Germany condemns these current proceedings and the official justification of the warrants of arrest. <p><a href="">read more</a></p> Fri, 03 Aug 2007 16:24:03 +0200 einstellung 40 at