| Program for the Action Days April 2008 Amsterdam |
squatting action days Amsterdam - 02.04.2008 17:40
On the 11th, 12th, and 13th of april 2008 Amsterdam is joining the International Days of Actions for Autonomous Spaces.
There will be actions, demos, workshops, concerts, food, games and more.
We start the Action Days on Friday the 11th
with breakfast in the Vrankrijk (Spuistraat 216) .
Come all !!!
WORKSHOPS will start on FRIDAY 11 April at 16:00
16:00-17:30 : Arrestant Group will do a talk about the current legal situations, new laws and strategies of the authorities.
17:00-19:00 : information about and updates on squatting in different European countries
18:00-19:00 : practical workshop on electricity installation
18:00-19:00 : discussion and analysis of the current situation of squatting in Amsterdam and future goals
19:00-20:00 : pluming and gas workshop. learn how to install a heater and water heater properly
19:00-20:00 : workshop by the action group A SEED about problems of landless farmers and land occupation in South America. also they will talk about the problem of gene technology and the fight against it.
19:00-20:00 : workshop about the situation of foreigners in the Netherlands, rights and problems & how we can help people to achieve a more 'legal' status.
20:00 : VOKU - vegan food for donation
21:00 : EVENING PROGRAM with
games, bar and acoustic concert:
Lynched (Dublin, folk punk with traditional Irish instruments)
Caspian Hat Dance (Amsterdam, gypsy folk)
SATURDAY 12 April
breakfast at 10:00 (vegan, for donation)
11:00-12:00 : breaking workshop
11:00-12:00 : first aid for actions.
how to treat minor injuries and what to do in emergency situations.
12:00-13:30 : Squatting in Amsterdam and other cities in the Netherlands.
different KSUs will talk about squatting in their cities.
13:00-14:00 : ABC Amsterdam
the anarchist black cross Amsterdam will inform about their activities, the ABC network in Europe and the support of anarchist prisoners worldwide.
14:00 : FOOD (vegan, for donation)
15:00 RECLAIM THE STREETS
Amsterdam City centre
for more info check indymedia, our web page or the infoline: 06 19650959
with bands, sound systems, artists and street performances
20:00 : VOKU vegan food for donation
21:00 : evening program.
games, bar, bands djs, live acts.
The Beatzers (Amsterdam)
Dread Giveaways (Amsterdam)
The Rag Dolls (Amsterdam)
Lynched (Dublin)-this time with evolved equipment.
Plus more to be confirmed.
with members from S.O.S and Power vs. Power
djs and live acts
party till you drop! (actually until 6 in the morning, then we close!!!!)
SUNDAY 13 April
breakfast/brunch starting at 12:00
coffee n cake
13:00-14:00 : breaking workshop #2
13:00-14:00 : Press workshop.
tips on how to write press releases for both internal and mainstream media. how to get in contact with mainstream press. what to take into consideration talking to them.
13:00-14:00 : alternative medicine and natural healing
yoga, shiatsu massage and other methods to relax the body.
tips on how be a bit more independent from modern hospital medicine.
14:00-15:00 : Interregation techniques
try your skills on keeping your mouth shut when it comes to talking to the cops. you might find it harder than you thought. good practice for when it gets serious.
14:00-15:00 : Men against Patriarchy
how can men actively work against the omnipresence of male dominance in this society. the fight against sexism is not only in the hands of women!
14:00-15:00 : Safety of Communication
how not to work information into the hands of the enemy.
learn about the authorities strategies of how to survey us and how you can make your actions a little more safe.
15:00-16:00 : Women without Papers
learn about the situation of women without valid documents in the Netherlands and the work of the supportgroup Vrouwen zonder Verblijvsvergunning, which is trying to help strengthening the position of women without papers.
15:00-16:00 : SPOK (speculanten onderzoek kollektiv) workshop
how to spy on your landlord. a lot of useful information that might help you check out and keep your squat.
15:00-16:00 : electricity and pluming #2
learn how to install electricity and gas savely
16:00-17:00 : gentrification and city planning as a means of social control
16:30-17:00 : Kraakverbod Info
newest update on the situation all around the attempts of the government to make squatting in the Netherlands illegal.
16:00-19:00 : The European security architecture: recent changes & possible actions
A workshop by members of the german infogroup Gipfelsoli
(www.gipfelsoli.org More information: www.euro-police.noblogs.org)
a general overview over the new treaties and control institutions, extended responsibilities for existing ones, and a growing sector of research and advice agencies for crowd control and "security during major events". analysis with attempt of concrete counter actions. mobilization towards the G8 in Italy in 2009, with the aim to confront some of the institutions of the European security architecture.
17:00-18:00 : Save internet use
passwords, tor and encrypted information storage and exchange.
important for all!
17:00-18:00 : natural healing #2
more massages for stressed people!
18:00-19:00 : discussion squatting
topic not yet defined
20:00 VOKU (finally food!!! :)
21:00 The Antifascist group Amsterdam will talk about past, present and future of the antifascist struggle.
update about the big anti-racism demo in may, in combination with a call out for help with organizing.
movies, games and bar, chill out...
during all days there will be working spaces and ongoing workshops on:
Banner painting, Stencil making, Barricading, Silk Screening and Cloth making.
There will be space for graffity painting and other creative activities.
Also there will be performances and a Cinema, with a wide range of political documentaries, as well as culturally alternative movies.
Throughout the hole action days there will be a cafe, a reading corner, distros and infostands of different political groups, a give-away shop, pirate radio, indymedia dispatch and life GraKra (Amsterdam squatting paper).
For updates and info check:
indymedia and our homepage:
Come all and join us in the struggle for autonomy!!!!
and please!!!! also check out our stuff list, we are still desperately looking for a lot of things....
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