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How do you make a demonstration a safe place? Anti racism must be the base of it!

Update on the demonstration “Nijmegen against hate” today: How can you let someone speak at a demonstration against hate who preaches hate in the rest of thes time? At this demonstration, nazis were walking around. And a Pegida guy was speaking. After his doubtable words, he was walking off with other nazis. This is not… Continue reading How do you make a demonstration a safe place? Anti racism must be the base of it!

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Video: what does Power to the Pigeon look like?

Going for a community of learners, going for fun, empowerment and social change!

Power to the Pigeon

We got a nice video to share, thanks to all participants and Basta!

We believe that one of the best ways to learn a language is while doing something else in a cozy and playful atmosphere. And not just doing something, but doing things that enable use to live a more self-determined and autonomous life. How about choosing topics that are important to us and our communities?
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How to learn German: Plätzchen, Kleckerei… scheiße, ich protestiere!

We believe that one of the best ways to learn a language is while doing something else in a cozy and playful atmosphere. And not just doing  something, but doing things that enable use to live a more self-determined and autonomous life. How about choosing topics that are important to us and our communities?
That’s why we start with a Do It Yourself German course in which you will learn German and…

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Human stories

This video is great. It is great, because it lets the people speak. It takes time to develop another view on the “refugee crisis”.
As you know, justPeople values the human-to-human approach very much. We believe it is so very important to listen to each other. Let this movie do this to take you very close to people in Greece, January 2016.

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Power to the Pigeon celebrates opening

Come to their opening during Dagcafé De Klinker on February the 4th, 14:00! Power to the Pigeon is a new alternative language school in Nijmegen. Its offspring is the desire to tackle learning differently, to make it more horizontal and to embed it into the learner’s personal and the world’s politcal and social context. Learning… Continue reading Power to the Pigeon celebrates opening

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Horizontal language learning that empowers social change now in Nijmegen!

So, there is a truly new initiative in Nijmegen. It’s about learning language in a way that is closer to all the participants in the group. Because they are the ones who define the content! At the same time, there is guidance and a concept. The first course you can sign up for is a… Continue reading Horizontal language learning that empowers social change now in Nijmegen!

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justPeople travels to Bristol: presentation at GW4 conference

Grap your chance today to travel with us! Today at 15.45 pm Jesse will give a talk on “justPeople: A refugee relief collective formes during the so-called refugee crisis. The workshop this is a part of is about understanding Law and Religion. It takes place in Bristol, organized by GW4, a colloborative research network between… Continue reading justPeople travels to Bristol: presentation at GW4 conference

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Meeting today: watch and discuss movie Projekt A with Hanna Poddig

How can self organization and a critical view on how authorities work be put into practice? What do real alternatives put in practice look like?
Projekt A takes you onto a journey to 5 projects that exisit in Europe. With Filmcafé Onderbelicht we show the movie tonight at 19.00 at the Klinker. Also, activist Hanna Poddig will be there, so all the more reason to join the discussion afterwards!

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Repost: Cross-border connections between Nijmegen and Kranenburg

In October, we talked about our experience regarding how to welcome and what we did since Heumensoord in terms of mutual aid and solidarity. The event was organized by the research initiative GLOCAL. They wrote an interesting review on their blog. There, they aim to understand local problems by looking also at the global processes… Continue reading Repost: Cross-border connections between Nijmegen and Kranenburg