Autobahn despite the climate crisis: What about the further construction of the A44

Forest fires, Droughts, Weather disasters. In view of the recurring reports about the catastrophic consequences of global climate change, the construction of a motorway seems out of date. Nevertheless, the A44 from Kassel in the direction of Harleshausen is to be extended to Thuringia. Because the building project does not at all reflect the necessary rethinking of climate, environment- and transport policy, there is political resistance.

The battle for "above"

Am 5.12.2020 Several hundred activists took part in an end-of-the-terrain campaign in the Dannenröder forest, to support the occupation there. The forest squatters and activists who had arrived prevented the day, that the clearing was continued.

This is what Autobahnbau looks like

"Black clouds darken the sky" – one way or another, the political observer becomes mute, when she goes for a walk in the Dannenröder forest these days and stands at a NATO wire fence in front of a sea of ​​police helmets, while behind it a forest is being cut down. A comment.

Prepare for day X

A49 construction site: The Dannenröder forest in the Vogelsbergkreis has been occupied for a year, to prevent it from being cleared. There are many indications of this, that eviction is imminent. We spoke to one of the squatters on site from "Forest instead of asphalt".

Fridays For Future Kassel rally “Economy with a future”

On the occasion of the negotiation of the stimulus package at federal level on 02. Juni hat die lokale Fridays For Future- Group called for a rally at the main train station. In compliance with infection control measures, around 70 People on the station forecourt to take into account climate protection aspects in economic development on the occasion of Corona- crisis …