Fridays for Future Bremen
The Streets also have a Voice: Traces of Protest in Gröpelingen/Bremen
Climate change can sometimes be a disstresing topic. In August 2018, 16 year old Greta Thunberg from Sweden decided to start striking every Friday in front of the Swedish Parliament with a sign saying “Skolstrejk för klimatet” which translates to “School strike for climate”. Her demands to the government are compliance with the paris climate […]
Environmental Activism in the Bremen Viertel
In your daily life when you going to school, walking your dog, shopping at the market, or making your way home, do you ever take a moment to look at the walls, street lamps, and windows around you? Perhaps you have seen a sticker, poster, or brochure. You must have seen them. When people think […]
NoMoorGas – citizens’ initiative against fracking
In walking through the Bremen Viertel, one will face an onslaught of fliers, graffiti, stickers, and signs
Visible Traces of Protest
In Early 2018 the international oil and gas company DEA AG announced, that they would do seismic measurements in order to clarify, if gas extraction would be possible.
Protests are often seen as ephemeral, short-time phenomena. They happen at one given time and with few exceptions they do not remain for longer periods in the collective memory.