Report: Anti-Security Conference Demonstration in Munich 2016 #AntiSIKO

Münchner Friedensbündnis
On the 13th of February, 2016, protests ( #AntiSIKO) against the 52nd Security Conference in Munich were organized by grassroots organizations and activists under the slogan

PICTURES: Interview with Yanis ‪Varoufakis‬

Interview mit Yanis ‪Varoufakis‬
acTVism interviewed Yanis Varoufakis on the 12th of January, 2016 at the Muffatwerk in Munich on a host of issues that are rarely, if at all, discussed in the Western Corporate Media. This interview will be available in German, English and possibly in Greek as well. PICTURES: Interview with Yanis ‪Varoufakis Please support us in […]

OP-ED: ‘Worse Than Copenhagen’: Why The Paris Climate Accord Is Scarcely Worth The Paper That It’s Written On

dimitri lascaris daily reports from paris climate change conference pariser klimagipfel
On December 12, 2015, world leaders finally struck a global climate accord in Paris, France. The announcement of the accord was accompanied by the predictable orgy of self-congratulation: world leaders breathlessly declared their agreement to be “historic” and “ambitious,” and a “turning point for the world.” The corporate press dutifully regurgitated the superlatives gushing from […]

PICTURES: Germany’s role in the European Union and International Affairs with Noam Chomsky & Heiner Flassbeck

acTVism Munich
On the 17th of November, 2015, acTVism Munich hosted an event with Noam Chomsky, Heiner Flassbeck, Kerem Schamberger & Franz Haslbeck at the Muffatwerk in Munich. The discussion brought into light “Germany’s role in the European Union and International Affairs: Post War History, Present and Possible futures”. From providing an historical perspective, shedding light on […]

Vegan Wiesn in Munich

Vegane Wiesn
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Refugees in Munich – acTVism Report

Flüchtlinge in München
Today I spent some time around local grassroots organizers/activists and the hundreds of ‪#‎refugees‬ coming into Munich thanks to one of the organizers, Judith Pawlos. At the moment, the support system for refugees is ice thin as there is no guarantee for the core team that volunteers will show up the next day as well. […]

G-7 or Obama’s ‘G-1-plus-6′ – Ray McGovern

As much as President Obama needs President Putin’s help on Syria, Iran and other global hotspots, he has fallen in line behind U.S. hardliners in seeking to ratchet up the confrontation over Ukraine and now is trying to bring the Europeans along at the G-7, writes ex-CIA analyst Ray McGovern. The “G-7 summit” at a resort […]