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Statement held by Bino Byansi Byakuleka akaPatras Bwansi at the rally against Berlin’s racist Bergida mobilizations. Bino Byansi Byakulekais is a member of the African Refugees Union.


It is  negative energy demonstrating the climax point of the illness of racism and Islamophobic hatred within the Germany societies—say! Shame on you GERMANY. This energy (pegida)
is instrumentalized by the main stream. To prove this, the German government without being ashamed continuously keeps on allowing pegida actions and provides them tight securities on their demos. This is a total provocation by the state to us foreigners living in Germany.
They say the Germans are scared, that they have fears that need to be addressed.
But who addresses OUR fears? The fear to be attacked on the street at any moment at any place in Germany? The fear that it is becoming dangerous to live in Germany for people of color and black people?
That is why I want to strongly condemn the government of Germany for its negligence to carryout quick and transparent investigation on cases of everyday brutal racist attacks to us refugees and migrants.
That is why am here today with you on behalf of the ARU demonstrating against the pegida illness of discrimination and hatred against refugees and Muslim migrants.
We must stand strong in solidarity and deconstruct the capitalist and imperialist ideologies of dehumanizing humans by dividing us and keeping us in FEAR.
We must fight together against the political, military, economical and cultural interventions of EU member states in the refugee home countries. Likewise we demand the right to free choice of residence, the complete abolishment of lagers, to stop all deportations. We demand the German government to change the brutal asylum laws and migration policies.
We as ARU say no to Frontex.
We expect the European Union to take over responsibility for the constant mass murder and killings in the Mediterranean and give back the Nobel Peace Price from 2012 .
We demand the EU member states to commission an independent Mediterranean sea rescue company and to initiate a radical change in foreign and migration policies concerning border controls.
However, this is not a natural but a constructed development, because it is rooted in the evolution of imperialism as an ideological concept, which in turn is rooted in the systematic dehumanization of other humans ‐ the black and coloured people, the refugees, women, children, LGBTIQ people, disabled and homeless, workers, jobless, prisoners and sex workers‐ in short all the powerless people suffer most from the results of FEAR. As a consequence the majority of the population have to face daily oppression, enslavement, and discrimination.
Now the question is: How to deal with FEAR?
As Nelson Mandela say! “The brave man or woman is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.”
I believe that we are human beings, who are born free. Therefore we must free ourselves
again. It is possible to overcome FEAR and liberate ourselves from this bondage if each and every
one tries to reflect on his or her own personality within and in relation to the outside world, no matter what kind of gender, race, nationality, religion, education, and status they have. For me FEAR
creates a situation that can only be countered by the analyzing and realizing of the facts and
secondly by educating oneself. Therefore for the oppressed and discriminated people there is a big need to join hands and work together. That is why I say: “my right is your right!” My right to walk,
my right to act, my right to love. We are born free!



Eure Geschicte / Frauen Stimme Magazin / News


Hallo, mein Name ist Natacha, ich komme aus Kamerun und wohne seit drei Jahren in Berlin im Henningsdorfer Heim. Seitdem ich in Deutschland bin, ist mein Alltag von Einsamkeit geprägt und der Stress verdirbt mein Leben. Ich wünsche mir neue Bekanntschaften und Freundschaften und möchte gerne Orte kennenlernen, wo man die Freizeit verbringen kann. Ich… Read more »


News / oplatz

Wegweisendes Urteil gegen den Einsatz für das Grundrecht auf Asyl – Haftstrafen für vier DemonstrationsteilnehmerInnen des March for Freedom

English Einladung zur Pressekonferenz, Montag 22.05.17, 11:00, Waldemarstr. 46 10999 Berlin   3 Jahre nach dem international organisierten March for Freedom wurden vier TeilnehmerInnen einer friedlichen Demonstration in Luxembourg-Stadt zu hohen Geld- und Bewährungsstrafen verurteilt. Der Verlauf des Prozesses und das Gerichtsurteil erscheinen bei nüchterner Betrachtung äußerst willkürlich und keinen rechtsstaatlichen Maßstäben entsprechend. Der March… Read more »

Daily Resistance Newspaper

Distribute the latest edition of Daily Resistance newspaper: Non-citizen Rise Up in Bavaria

Non-citizen Rise Up in Bavaria Dear people of the world, we have published the new issue of the newspaper “Daily Resistance”, and now it’s the time to bring the paper to the hands of people living in the lagers, by you! This issue comes “separately” in 7 languages This issue of Daily Resistance has a… Read more »

Daily Resistance Refugee Protest 2016 Bavaria

Information-Comic “Stop Deportation” is out now!

The stop deportation info comic is finished, translated, and ready to spread. You can find it in Arabic, English, Farsi, French, German, Romanes, Serbo-Croatian, Spanish and Turkish here: http://oplatz.net/stop-deportation The comic contains useful and important information for people under threat of deportation, but also for people supporting them. Spread it and share the link in your… Read more »

Ways to stop deportation


Demo / international

Demonstration at the international day against violence against woman 25.11.2017, 15:00 Hermannplatz

below: English, deutsch, kurmanji, فارسی, Türkçe, سۆرانی, polska, Español, Français, Italiano, Rusyn, português, TIẾNG VIỆT , عربى, zazaki ***Continue fighting the feminicide*** through women’s self organization and women’s self defence 25th of November, the international day against violence against women, is the expression of resistance of women around the world! Whether it is in Kurdistan… Read more »

African Refugee Union / African Refugee Union / African youth community / Chad / Chad Youth in Germany / cispm / corasol / Demo / the-voice-jenna


Die SCHWARZE COMMUNITY IN DEUTSCHLAND lädt alle Schwarzen Organisationen, Gruppen, Initiativen und Einzelpersonen und ihre FreundInnen und UnterstützerInnen zu einer bundesweiten Demonstration vor der libyschen Botschaft in Berlin ein, um das sofortige Ende der Versklavung, des Verkaufs, der Vergewaltigungen und Tötungen von Schwarzen Menschen in Libyen zu fordern. Datum und Uhrzeit: Samstag, 25. November, 13:00-15:00… Read more »

Frauen Stimme Magazin / News

Bericht von der Demo Gegen G20 am 10. Juni in Berlin

Bei 30° Hitze, ungefähr um 15 Uhr, begann eine riesige Menge den Potsdamer Platz zu besetzen. Ein Ort, der im Herzen der Berliner Hauptstadt liegt, nicht weit von der Bundeskanzlerin… Dieser Ort könnte ein Bezugspunkt für die historischen Konflikte sein, in die Deutschland verwickelt war. Hier, heute und ein weiteres Mal, vermischen sich die Gefühle,… Read more »

Frauen Stimme Magazin / News

Eröffnung des Frauen-Internet­-Cafés »Women’s Space« in Berlin-Marzahn

Obwohl wir alle in einer Stadt leben und die Globalisierung uns viele Türen öffnet und unsere Neugier über andere Kontinente stillen kann, sehen wir sogar in Berlin täglich die soziale Trennung zwischen Einheimischen und Geflüchteten. Liegt es an der Intoleranz beider Seiten, sich der anderen Kultur gegenüber zu öffnen, oder spielen mehr Faktoren hier eine… Read more »