bevar christiania

i am back home now!
so what to say?
i am feeling quite bombed out.
but no worries – it’s the good kind of bombed out.
thinking back about copenhagen, i definitly don’t like it there, more about that later…
christiania however is a really good place …
and it totally sucks at the same time.
the “free state” liberates tons of creativity – the houses that were built are amazing – artwork of all kinds is filling every last corner – beautiful old activists and their kids are zipping by on their funky bicycles. yet the strongest impression remains the dope dealer street, hustlers and consumers making a killing – not a kylling, coz that means chicken!
the street, which even on the official city map is called pusher street, buzzes like a big openair coffee shop, but uhm … what’s so free about that?
still: christiania may soon get torn down, such a shame…
this can’t happen!
bevar christiania!
bevar christiania
the poster on the photo can be seen all over town. yet when i asked around for some of these posters and stickers in christiania itself – i wanted to take some home and spread the word here – nobody knew where i could get them. the most engaged answer i received was: “oh, that’s a good question”.
that was kind of symbolic i thought …

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Jan Zuppinger has been writing this blog since 2002. He likes to grow vegetables. He likes to eat them too. He has opinions on everything, but sadly no one cares. Jan Zuppinger is not joking, just joking, he is joking, just joking, he's not joking. *click.