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

Black Lives Matter marches on streets of Madison

by Salinas Duda on March 13, 2015

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The murder of Tony Robinson shows once again that violence against people of color is a function — not a quirk — of the US law enforcement system.

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The candidate will provide illustrations for the cover and essays of ROAR Magazine’s first print issue. We are looking for someone who can start ASAP.

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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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