Month: November,2017

Economic Solidarity Without Hierarchies

Economic Solidarity Without Hierarchies

08/11/2017 No Comment
In 1982 a group of 15 left-wing people that dreamed of a different way of life, met for a weekend at the Arpshof. They had a common vision, they called the Hamburg 100 People Project,  a place were people would live and do meaningful work in a self-determined, non-hierarchical way. They imagined a piece of land
Solidarity by sustainable living

Solidarity by sustainable living

07/11/2017 No Comment
“LIVE MORE SIMPLY, SO THAT OTHERS SIMPLY LIVE” This is the basic idea underlying most decisions how things are done at Commune Niederkaufungen. The wish for more ethical consumption habits finds its expression in sharing cars and other vehicles with each other, including bicycles and farming vehicles. Can you imagine: the entire group of 80 people