The Black Block is one of the German anarchist outfits that took part in the recent rioting at the G-20 summit in Hamburg. In the following brief clip, a lawyer for the Black Block (pro bono, one assumes) advises his charges to go out and loot ’n’ burn, but please — not near his house.
|00:00||We, the Autonomists [Black Block], and I as the speaker of the Autonomists, well, have certain sympathies for such actions.|
|00:07||But not in your own neighbourhood please, where we live.|
|00:11||Why not in Pöseldorf or Blankenese?|
|00:15||There is a great lack of appreciation among us, too, for|
|00:19||smashing your own shops in the Schanze district. The shops where we buy, since we live there.