Invitation to Demo 19.06.2013 Potsdam Hauptbahnhof (Babelsberger str.)“No To Refugees Being Accommodated in Containers“

„Women in Exile“ and all the „Refugee Organised Groups in Brandenburg“ and „Supporters“ are calling for a Demonstration to protest against Refugees being accommodated in Containers. The City Council of Potsdam will be making a ruling on Wednesday 19.06.2013 at 5pm on accommodation of Refugees in the City of Potsdam.
For the past three years, Potsdam was a model Heim on how the accommodation of refugees could be improved. Potsdam being the capital city of the Brandenburg state should be a good example to other districts.
That is why we are asking you all to come and protest with us. „No Containers“!! „No Lager for Women and Children“!!, „Abolish all Lagers“!!
Call in English, German and French:

Demo Caravan Refugee Women Movement 13.06.13

Demo Starts: at Hermannplatz at 08.30 am

Tomorrow the ‚Caravan Refugee women movement‘ and the ‚International Women Space opens the Tribunal against the Federal Republic of Germany with a women demonstration. „From the refugee women’s conference to the tribunal“!
Women in Exile congratulate the Caravan Refugee women movement and the International Women Space for taking women issues in the tribunal. For many years Women in Exile was nationwide nearly the only group focussing on the interests of refugee women and we are very happy that now others joined our struggle against against racist laws and sexist structures to which refugee women are confronted with everyday


Potsdam „No longer a reference“ of a Positive example on how Heims could be improved

Potsdam used to be a reference in the sense of a positive example on how „Heims“ could be improved to make living conditions for refugees bearable. Now they are housing refugees in containers:

Read more: pnn 2013/06/06: Flüchtlinge sollen in Container-Bauten im Industriegebiet

Women in Exile in Solidarity with Demo in Eisenhüttenstadt 03.06.13

Another an explained death of an asylum seeker. Our speech in the Demo.

Fight Racism Now! Antiracism Demo on 25.05.2013

20 Years after the Abolishment of the Right of Asylum – 20 years after the Solingen arson attack
Women In Exile speech in German and English
Der Redebeitrag auf Deutsch:
Redebeitrag 25.5.13
The speech in English:
speech 25.5.13