September 2005

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The gratification of volunteering

I am still chewing on the ACE issue, but I have now thought about it, and am considering leaving a political project is like splitting up a love relationship, but in ‘Zeitraffer’ (fast motion). Reading the letter I got from ACE after I left, it was astonishing that it rather pointed out mistakes I made Read the full article…


The Autonomous Centre of Edinburgh (ACE)

After the G8, I resigned from the Autonmous Centre of Edinburgh (ACE). I felt pretty much associated with it since I first arrived in Edinburgh six years ago. But now I feel pretty exhausted and burnt out. It seems to me that the centre demands endless supplies of efforts, enthusiasm, motivation and resources, without ever Read the full article…


G8 reflection booklet

On Indymedia Uk and the ResistG8 list, there was a call for submissions for a “Reflections on G8″ booklet. I have submitted one of my write-ups, but it seemed to never get printed – and maybe never will, because the style might be too simple and modest. (Inner beauty, apparantly that’s what “modesty” is called Read the full article…