A review of the Saxon election candidates’ debate earlier this week at Basislager Coworking, focusing on entrepreneurship and inclusion of foreigners.
“Hier ist kein Berg zu hoch, keine Strecke zu weit, keine Einladung zu spontan.”
“I got my first job here on a whim, just to avoid the trouble of thoroughly looking for one I’d actually like.”
Particularly in the context of Saxony’s current political climate, “Forgotten Enlightenments” stands as a statement to the power of inclusion, integration and culture.
“There is one detail Poggenburg seems to have either forgotten or wilfully ignored: Leipzig is a red and green island in the Saxonian sea of blue, and the people here are very proud of it.” A photojournalist at the scene gives us a play-by-play account.
“The past can only enter our present through memories. Yet, what is officially remembered and how it is remembered is shaped by politics.”