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“A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history,” Mohandas Gandhi

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Students at the London School of Economics join the budding movement against the neoliberal university by occupying the administration’s meeting room.

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Celebrating a decade of Zapatismo in the City

by Jessica Davis on February 24, 2015

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Since ten years the local people of El Barrio have been organizing horizontally to create non-authoritarian spaces of urban resistance and solidarity.

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VOIZES speak up against global prison industries

by Luigi Celentano on January 31, 2015

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First-person insights into incarceration and freedom, by ex-prisoners themselves, from Barcelona’s Fractures Photo Collective and its project, VOIZES.

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From #Takethesquare to São Paulo’s #FreeYourPark

by Bernardo Gutiérrez on January 29, 2015

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After the square occupations of the past years, the Augusta Park actions in São Paulo, Brazil, open a new phase based on a vision of the commons.

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Zapatistas host world festival of resistance and rebellion

by Leonidas Oikonomakis on December 21, 2014

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This month, the Zapatistas are organizing a major international meeting in Chiapas: the World Festival of Resistance and Rebellion Against Capitalism.

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Ayotzinapa protests awaken Mexico from a nightmare

by ROAR Collective on November 7, 2014

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The disappearance of 43 students whirls Mexico into a political crisis, but the social movement that has risen up in response could change it forever.

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Abahlali: “to honor Mandela we will march on the ANC”

by Abahlali baseMjondolo on December 9, 2013

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Mandela sacrificed his life and children for us to be free. We shall continue with his struggle. We will honor Mandela by protesting against the ANC.

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A revolutionary summer in Istanbul — in pictures

by ROAR Collective on November 11, 2013

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This collection of photos by activist Jenna Pope recounts the events surrounding the destruction and occupation of Gezi Park in early June this year. 

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In solidarity with the protesters in Turkey

by Collettivo Prezzemolo on June 1, 2013

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These protests are not about the trees; they are about a particular logic of government that violently imposes neoliberalism irrespective of the people.

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Occupy Congress: indignados encircle parliament

by Jerome Roos on September 25, 2012

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On September 25, Spain’s Congress will be encircled by thousands of indignados who have come from all over the country to reclaim their democracy.

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