The Activist East: Among Guitars And Gentrification

We’d been staying in Japan for more than 10 days, as we’d been invited to present the project by Serpica Naro at the Cream Festival ( ), even if our main purpose was to meet at last all the artists, militants, agitators and promoters of the Maydays with whom we only have virtual contacts. Among many other things, one night we ran into the protest of some South Korean workers who came in the little coffee-bar Cafe Lavanderia of the Shinjuku borough where we were having a beer; they came in full of enthusiasm, holding pins and leaflets, and they immediately invaded the room. They grabbed hold the micro of the sound system and invited us to take part in the action day, which would take place on the following Saturday in different points of the city. Continua su Digicult in italiano/ Continue on Digicult in english