May 7th, 2014
After running a “sprint” to distribute leaflets in the neighbourhoods of Thissio and Koukaki, a group of Goldendawners attempted to “mess up” also the neighbourhood of Kato Petralona with electoral material of the Greek Dawn [a backup name for the Nazi election campaign]. Unluckily for them, we made them pay dearly [...]
Click image to read about the ongoing process of self-organization in Health through the project ‘Social Health Space’ of the neighbourhood assembly in Petralona, Thissio and Koukaki.
Let’s get together this Sunday, January 6th, from 12pm at the Children’s Space in PIKPA squat, which is located on Timodimou and Antoniadou streets (in the vicinity of ‘Asyrmatos’) in the neighbourhood of Ano Petralona.
We want to have fun playing games and making children’s constructions. Later, we would like to cook and [...]
A few words on the projects of residents in the district:
The popular assembly of Petralona–Thissio–Koukaki stands as a collective activity since November 2002. After several interruptions throughout a journey of 10 years, in which we have dealt with various different matters, the assembly’s participants continue to meet, discuss, decide and act to [...]
Sunday, December 4th, at 13.00: People’s assembly and collective kitchen in Merkouri Square (Ano Petralona). We bring our food and we eat together with our neighbours.
Topics of the assembly: -Coordination of popular assemblies -Planning of projects concerning food, health care and counter-information actions
Popular assembly of residents in Petralona, Koukaki, Thissio
On Monday, November 28th, a pawnshop (loan shark) in the neighbourhood of Kato Petralona, on Keiriadon Street, had its storefront trashed.
Leaflets with the following slogans were thrown out: ‘Black marketeers* out of our neighbourhoods; not an inch of land to the loan sharks’ / ‘All those who see our poverty [...]
Since Tuesday, October 11th, the social space for health operates in PIKPA squat, located in Timodimou and Antoniadou streets (‘Petrina’), in the neighbourhood of Ano Petralona —not far from Petralona metro stop.
The exclusion of more and more people from an already dismantled health care system led the local popular assembly in the decision to [...]
Friday, October 14th, at 20.00: People’s assembly in Merkouri Square
Saturday, October 15th, at 15.00: Collective kitchen in PIKPA squat (Timodimou and Antoniadou streets, ‘Petrina’, Ano Petralona)
Tuesday, October 18th, at 19.00: Demonstration in the neighbourhood (we meet outside Petralona metro station, from the side of the pedestrian street of Kato Petralona)
On Tuesday, July 5th, a demonstration of more than 150 people in solidarity with those arrested during the general strike demonstrations of June 28th–29th took place in Petralona, near the centre of Athens. The demonstration was called by the popular assembly of the neighbourhoods Petralona–Koukaki–Thissio.
Residents marched through many streets of Ano Petralona/Kato Petralona (the [...]