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

Ayotzinapa: the aftermath of a drama

by Merel de Buck on February 3, 2015

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The shock of the Ayotzinapa drama still reverberates months later. Social movements are battling to make use of the space for action that opened up.

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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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Kobani liberated! Kurdish forces push ISIS out of town

by Joris Leverink on January 26, 2015

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After 134 days of resistance, the Kurdish forces of the YPG/YPJ have finally pushed IS out of Kobani. While the battle is won, the struggle continues.

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New social movements arise in Bosnia Herzegovina

by Chiara Milan on December 18, 2014

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New grassroots movements, assemblies and unions are arising in Bosnia Herzegovina. Other post-Yugoslav countries experience similar returns of the left.

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Anarchist prisoner’s hunger strike sparks riots in Athens

by Parthena Xanthopoulou-Dimitriadou on December 3, 2014

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Clashes broke out in Exarchia last night after a solidarity march for the anarchist prisoner Nikos Romanos, who has been on hunger strike for 24 days.

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We are looking for a designer to create the new ROAR logo

by ROAR Collective on November 27, 2014

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The designer will work together with ROAR’s editors and web team on the creation of a new visual identity and its application to the new ROAR website.

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Riot police attack student protesters in Athens

by Markos Vogiatzoglou on November 14, 2014

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Schools in Greece have been occupied for a week. After today’s student protest, riot police blocked access to the university and attacked the students.

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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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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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