Fistra, Dado, and Jelena survey a potential site for the free store. Read More
Squatting, the illegal occupation of structures and land, is a way to reappropriate empty structures for productive social purposes and, as such, is understood in fundamentally political terms. In this case, the collective is hoping to squat an abandoned printing press and transform it into a social center. The primary project of the social center, at least initially, is a Take It or Leave It shop that operates on the basis of voluntary exchange and mutual assistance.