Blockupy Action Days in Brussels

The protests against the Free Trade Agreement (TTIP) were suppressed by the police. About 250 demonstrators were arrested.

Roland Geisheimer

Job Cuts

Steelmaker Outokumpu (ex ThyssenKrupp Nirosta) plans to close the smelting works in Bochum.

Roland Geisheimer

Living above the Coal

Dispatches from the Lausitz Brown Coal Fields

Mark Mühlhaus

Qunu - Homeland of Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela (Madiba) grew up in Qunu. On 15 December 2013 he was buried in his home village, near the small city of Mthatha.

Mark Mühlhaus

Lampedusa-Refugee

More than 10000 people participate a demonstration in solidarity with the Lampedusa-refugees in Hamburg.

Roland Geisheimer