Berlin 25.11.2022

 

On Black Friday trade and tenant unions, and climate activists have gathered for the initiative "Make Amazon Pay" in support of the world-wide strikes against the multinational enterprise. The rally took place on Warschauerstraße beneath the 140m-high EDGE East Side Berlin otherwise known as "Amazon Tower".

Berlin 21.11.2022

 

Commemoration on the 30th anniversary of the political murder by neonazis of Silvio Meier on the omonymous street renamed in 2012.

The memorial was supported by "Niemand ist Vergessen" a group of memory activists for the victims of right-wing violence.

Among others, Martina Renner, MP and home affairs spokeswoman for Die Linke spoke at the rally.

Berlin 09.05.2022

 

On Victory Day the Russian community of Berlin and sympathisers gathered at the Brandenburg Gate before parading along Straße des 17. Juni; later reaching the Soviet  War Memorial in Tiergarten where they commemorated the fallen Soviet soldiers during World War II and the victory over Nazi Germany.

 

Later in the afternoon commemorations continued at the Soviet War Memorial in Treptower Park where, despite the police ban Russian flags and St. George ribbons were repeatedly displayed. A woman briefly flaunted a DPR separatist flag before being taken away shortly after.

 

The commemoration at Treptower Park highlighted a mixed presence of pro-Putin supporters, German right-wing elements, Soviet nostalgics, pacifists and members of the antifascist unions.

Berlin 02.2022

 

Demonstrations at the Brandenburg Gate and Potsdammer Platz in support of Ukrainians following the the Russian military build-up and aggression of Ukraine on the 24th of February.

Berlin 11.12.21

 

Protest rally organised by the Junge Alternative - the youth section of the right-wing, populist Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) - against Covid-19 restrictions and vaccine mandates.