While in the city of Hamburg, the situation on Friday evening (2017.07-07) sped up, barricades burned, protesters in seatblocks, surveillance helicopters, everywhere conflicts and violence in the streets, DiEM25 invited to an evening of constructive disobedience entitled “Constructive Disobedience! – Resistance in the Age of Surveillance Capitalism “. For the podium were Renata Avila, Angela Richter, Aral Balkan, Srećko Horvat, Yanis Varoufakis, Vedran Horvat, Aleksandra Savanović, Thomas Seibert, Elisa Stowe, Sören Alstaedt.
Just at the time when the Livestream was switched to Julian Assange, a fire alarm was triggered by unknown in the building. The fire brigade was on site, the building had to be completely cleared. There was no danger at all. It was a “Falschalarm” according to Hamburg fire brigade. The event took place outside on the university railings. The Livestream to Julian Assange did not take place.
Here you can follow the Livestream of the event (up to the alarm):