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NEWS 2017

53 Jahre M.L.King in Berlin 

05/25/2017  "You see me!" - On the fist evening at the Evangelical Church Day in Berlin, we were able to tell a lot of visitors about our project verry close at the Holocaust memorial. What a great  atmosphere! Our fresh crepes were a hit too! A long line quickly formed. We used the  waitingtime to get to know each other or to learn more about Martin Luther King in Berlin.  Until Saturday, we presented King-Code on the “market of the possibilities” in Hall 2.2 / G18 at the Messe Berlin. pictures 05/22/2017  We are ready for German Protestant Kirchentag in Berlin & Wittenberg! On Wednesday  evening we will be represented with a pavillon at the evening of encounters. We will sell  crepes, introduce our project, and have designed t-shirts and bags. During the wohle time  of German Protestant Kirchentag we will promote our project of the Messe Berlin (fair).  You will find us in he Hall 2.2/ G18! 04/08/2017  The house of Rosa Parks in Berlin? In fact, the US-artist Ryan Mendoza saved the house of  the African civil rightswoman for $ 500 before demolition and rebuilt in the Wrizener  Straße 19 in Berlin Wedding. A small wooden building full of history for the human rights  and citizenship movement worldwide! On the 8th and 9th of April the house can be visited. Must see! (article in the Guardian) 03/21/2017  International Day against Racism! The incidents of racist violence are increasing all the  time - a day is important, but not enough! Racism begins in our heads and concern to all of us. We live together in one world. Everyone is in demand - everyone is responsible! These  two quotations from Martin Luther King, Jr remind us! "Whoever accepts evil without  contradiction actually works with him!"  and “In the end, we will remember not the words  of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.” events & materials 03/13/2017  Tonight the documentary about Irmela Mensah-Schramm will be running on TV channel RTL. In January we had a impressiv and creative workshop with Irmela. Some of the  students of the King-Code project of the Rosa-Luxemburg-Gymnasium are included of the  30-minute documentation.  03/12/2017  Great show! After five days of ITB fair in Berlin, we can say, that the presentation was a  complete success. At the INTERNATIONAL DELPHIC COUNCIL booth, we had numerous  discussions with guests from Germany and abroad. We also made some important  contacts with class companies! On the last day, King-Code was part of the final ITB show  and was repeatedly honored as an excellent bridge building project across political and  social boundaries. We had the exhibition in the foyer at the Palais am Funkturm, which was also seen by the more than 700 visitors * of the show. (pictures  03/05/2017 Just you can use our interactive guide for the King-Tours! We designed a creative trail to the historical points in Berlin. The application “Actionbound” ist for free. The King-Code Actionbound include some links to historical audio-tapes and movies. Let’s go!  02/13/2017 We had a very motivating talk with the office manager of the INTERNATIONAL DELPHIC  COUNCIL. There we got the opportunity to represent King Code and the exhibition at the  stall of the international delphic council at the ITB in Berlin, but this shall only be the start of a longer cooperation. 02/13/2017  As of today we are showing the King-exhibition in the Schadow-Gymnasium. There the  students could test our Actionbound for this exhibition.  Everything went well at the  construction on Friday. 02/10/2017  We are there! Today we have been informed that on the evening of the meeting of the  evangelic churchday we will have our own stall. We will not only present our project, but  also sell small culinary specialities. The income will 100% be used for the project. 02/07/2017  Now we have released our first Bound. On Monday the students of the Schadow-  Gymnasium can test the Bound. The game has two components, creative tasks and  knowledge tasks. The students can compete against each other in teams and collect  points. Just download the free Actionbound-App and scan the QR-Code of the exhibition.  Let’s go! 02/01/2017  Yesterday the report about Irmela Mensah-Schramm has been broadcasted in the arte-  Journal, in which we are present. Sadly we can only be seen shortly at the end and our  statements also haven’t been used. If you would like to watch the report, you can do so at  the following link: ”Putzen und Sprayen gegen den Hass”. 01/30/2017  Now we will go multimedial! We have an account on Actionbound! Through this platform  and the app we will create “Bounds” (games) for our tours and exhibitions in the coming  weeks and months. Through the app you can choose a Bound and answer the questions  about the King exhibition or the King tours alone or in a team. More information will  follow. 01/18/2017  This evening the Jugendforum “denk! mal” was happening in the house of  representatives in Berlin. In the full plenary hall - we sat on a grandstand – ran a varied  program from 6pm which was created by students of different schools. Everything was  assembled from theatre scenes, acrobatic tricks, discussions and a movie to swing inserts. As varied as the contributions were, the possibilities to remember were also manifold.  After the event in the plenary there was a small amount to eat and the politicians and  guests had the chance to visit the many stalls. We also held some talks at our stall. Among other things, we were informed that a lecturer at the Humboldt University would like to  present our project as a successful example of a history mediation in a seminar. One of  her students was very happy to meet us in the house of representatives. 01/17/2017  On our working meeting we decided to translate our site into English. Now the texts will be distributed and the translating will start! We hope to reach a bigger demographic. 01/16/2017  On the Martin Luther King Day a memorial ceremony took place, which we supported  through our exhibition, a movie and a small buffet. A total of 100 pieces of bread were  served in the school for the guests. Since we had lessons we could not be present  personally. The bread rolls were brought to the Sophienkirche by our teacher and two  selected students. 01/15/2017  Happy birthday Martin Luther King. Jr.! Just in time for the honorary and one day before  Martin Luther King Day, our new newsletter has been published. This morning a radio article was broadcasted by Deutschlandfunk. 01/15/2017  This was an exciting day! Today we had Irmela Mensah-Schramm, who reported on her  dedication and made an impressive workshop with us. In addition we got copies of graffiti  that she had collected over time. We were then able to remodel these with colour pencils,  to eradicate the message of hatred. There are some really great ones, which can be seen in the galary. Of course we also talked about the current court process and how the court  and we would deicde. The workshop was accompanied by two film teams, who also  interviewed us. At the end of January 2017 the report will be broadcast in the arte-Journal.  In the evening we went to the construction of our stall in the Berlin parliament. This year  we are really well represented and can’t be overlooked. A group of students already  interviewed our project manager Mr. Schmöcker. It was also unknown to the students of  another school that King jr. had visited Berlin. On Monday the exhibition denk! mal 2017 –  Jugendforum Berlin will start. Please note, our english version has only selected News from 2017! The whole Informations since 2013 you will find only in the german Website.       
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