10 years after: Gängeviertel is finally safe!



The sqatting of the Gängeviertel on 22 August 2009 was the founding act of the network Recht auf Stadt (right to the city) in Hamburg. With clever tactics and a huge backing from all parts of Hamburg’s urban society the 200 squatters took the city of Hamburg by surprise. The (…)
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Programmatic Basis



of the Hamburg network Right to the City Preamble. The Right to the City lies in plain view. It’s hanging from the trees and you will find it hidden beneath the ground you walk on. It’s already being practiced and shall be recognized as a human right. It is directed (…)
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Migration meets the city. Against hysteria – for a different urban planning



10 theses against the current emergency urbanism and a planned referendum against refugee housing. 1. A referendum about housing for refugees in which they can’t take part? No way. Asylum seekers are not entitled to vote and can’t take part in a referendum. Inhabitants organized in the „Initiatives for Integration“ (…)
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