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“The most revolutionary thing one can do is always to proclaim loudly what is happening,” Rosa Luxemburg

Kobanê refugee girl: “ISIS destroyed my dreams”

by Iskender Doğu on October 12, 2014

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Kurdish refugees from Kobanê are in want of solidarity and support while the Turkish army is accused of sharing intelligence with ISIS forces in Syria.

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Kurdish solidarity groups attacked at Kobanê border

by Iskender Doğu on October 11, 2014

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While the resistance continues on both sides of the hermetically sealed-off Kobanê border, escaping the war has become just as difficult as joining it.

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With fighter jets flying overhead and fierce clashes breaking out between Turkish police and Kurdish protesters, Iskender Doğu reports from Kurdistan.

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The resistance of a group of refugees against the eviction of an occupied school building in Berlin is exemplary of migrant struggles across Europe.

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Over $10,000 raised: thank you for your support!

by ROAR Collective on February 27, 2014

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Your generous contributions to our IndieGoGo campaign will keep ROAR alive and lay the foundations for its transformation into a proper online magazine.

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Leading cultural theorist Stuart Hall dies aged 82

by ROAR Collective on February 10, 2014

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The influential sociologist, founding editor of the New Left Review and godfather of cultural studies leaves behind a powerful intellectual legacy.

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ROAR editorial: Gezi and the Spirit of Revolt

by ROAR Collective on January 6, 2014

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In Turkey, Gezi no longer refers to a park or even a protest movement: it now speaks to a Spirit of Revolt that has come to pervade the social fabric.

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Good news/bad news: a manifesto

by Jerome Roos on December 28, 2013

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The bad news is that the 1% and the mainstream media have caught us in their web of ideological control. The good news is that there’s still a way out.

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Help us expand and build the new ROAR Magazine!

by ROAR Collective on December 27, 2013

Check out our IndieGoGo campaign to learn more about ROAR’s exciting plans for 2014 — and to find out how you can help us build the media of the future.

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Reflections on 2013: from Thatcher to Taksim

by ROAR Collective on December 27, 2013

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The year 2013 gave both reasons to hope and to despair. Here’s a selection of our most widely read essays, from Thatcher’s death to the Taksim Commune.

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