“Germany’s love of fast cars runs into the barricades in Berlin

New road that requires demolition of homes and cultural spaces stirs fury in country where Greens recently surged in polls”


The cement mixer, decorated with disco ball glass, shimmered in the late afternoon sunlight, rotating gently as ravers danced at the foot of a Berlin bridge. Almost a thousand people showed up last weekend for what looked like an impromptu dance party but was actually a protest designed to draw attention to a €560m German government plan to plough a motorway through three Berlin city neighbourhoods.
— https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/jun/02/germany-love-fast-cars-runs-into-berlin-radical-ravers?fbclid=IwAR08jwxoS6gcuAZDtVHX5jIPPGf3TBIJov-8Y5r7FO2-Ylsk0PD9o_Tnb2Q