Maple, Jelena, and Dado and friends call friends and acquaintances for help and support after the police arrive at the free store. Read More
The Free Store proved not to be politically feasible. They had hoped that public attention would make removing them by force that much more delicate, especially with fast-approaching parliamentary elections. But the few dozen anarchists involved did not manage to hold the building long enough to create the public debate they had hoped to provoke on the social use of unused buildings.