'I call it botanarchy': The Hackney guerrilla gardener bringing power to the people
For author Ellen Miles, planting in public spaces is a radical act that's about community ownership and belongingAnarchism gets a bad rep. In the popular imagination, anarchists dress in black, they smash windows and hurl firebombs at police. Or else, they are young social misfits with green hair and too many piercings. Often they are both.But what if anarchy could be beautiful, what if it could bring local communities together planting flowers in the streets? For Ellen Miles, the new doyenne of guerrilla gardening, it is. "I call it botanarchy," she says. Continue reading...
Celý článek: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2023/sep/28/i-call-it-botanarchy-the-hackney-guerrilla-gardener-bringing-power-to-the-people
Zdroj: The Guardian