ulrike marie meinhof

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“nereden geliyoruz? ayrı ayrı bitişik evlerde izole olmaktan, beton varoş şehirlerden, hapishane hücrelerinden, yetimhanelerden ve özel ünitelerden, medyanın beyin yıkamasından, tüketicilikten, bedeni cezadan, şiddeti reddeden ideolojiden, depresyondan, hastalıktan, rezaletten, utançtan, insanların alçalmasından, emperyalizm tarafından sömürülen bütün bir halktan geliyoruz.”

Ulrike Marie Meinhof
Görsel : Ulrike Meinhof und Irene Goergens bei Dreharbeiten zur TV-Dokumentation Bambule

But that is who we are, that is where we come from. We are the offspring of metropolitan annihilation and destruction, of the war of all against all, of the conflict of each individual with every other individual, of a system governed by fear, of the compulsion to produce, of the profit of one to the detriment of others, of the division of people into men and women, young and old, sick and healthy, foreigners and Germans, and of the struggle for prestige. Where do we come from? From isolation in individual row-houses, from the suburban concrete cities, from prison cells, from the asylums and special units, from media brainwashing, from consumerism, from corporal punishment, from the ideology of nonviolence, from depression, from illness, from degradation, from humiliation, from the debasement of human beings, from all the people exploited by imperialism.