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April 21, 2008

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Axel

I think one essential detail is missing: The now approved Rudi-Dutschke-Straße is part of the Kochstraße on which the Springer AG heatquarters is located. When Dutschke was shot in the head, his followers demonstrated outside this building.

See also:
Berlin to Name Street After 1968 Revolutionary Dutschke
http://www.dw-world.de/dw/article/0,2144,3283764,00.html

and for the history of the renaming campaign:

Residents Vote to Rename Street in Honor of Protest Leader
http://www.dw-world.de/dw/article/0,2144,2320660,00.html
Renaming of Berlin Street Reopens Old Ideological Rifts
http://www.dw-world.de/dw/article/0,2144,2317831,00.html

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