Kurds rise up across Europe to demand action against ISIS

Thumbnail image for Kurds rise up across Europe to demand action against ISIS by Jerome Roos October 7, 2014 People & Power

Turkish-Kurdish peace process appears to be on verge of collapse as tensions flare up over Turkish inaction and support for ISIS in the siege of Kobanê.

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The class antagonisms of Hong Kong’s umbrella movement

Thumbnail image for The class antagonisms of Hong Kong’s umbrella movement by ROAR Collective October 5, 2014 People & Power

Despite the politeness, short-sighted demands and bitter populism of the protests, it is at least clear that after this Hong Kong will not be the same.

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If Kobanê falls, the US and Turkey will be to blame

Thumbnail image for If Kobanê falls, the US and Turkey will be to blame by Jerome Roos October 4, 2014 People & Power

As Kurdish forces put up a heroic fight to save the democratic stronghold of Kobanê, the US-led coalition seems content to let ISIS commit a massacre.

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The rise of revolutionary street art in Oaxaca

Thumbnail image for The rise of revolutionary street art in Oaxaca by Jen Wilton October 3, 2014 Culture & Critique

For years, the walls of Oaxaca have been a canvas for expressions of social anger. Now the revolutionary role of local artists is finally recognized. 

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Naomi Klein: “we are not who we were told we were”

Thumbnail image for Naomi Klein: “we are not who we were told we were” by Liam Barrington-Bush October 1, 2014 Environment & Energy

On the eve of the publication of her new book, Naomi Klein talks about the things that give her hope in a world that can sometimes feel very bleak.

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SYRIZA rising: what’s next for the movements in Greece?

Thumbnail image for SYRIZA rising: what’s next for the movements in Greece? by ROAR Collective September 30, 2014 People & Power

A left-wing government may provide breathing space to the movements, but it can also accelerate their demobilization and assimilation by state power.

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John Holloway: cracking capitalism vs. the state option

Thumbnail image for John Holloway: cracking capitalism vs. the state option by Amador Fernández-Savater September 29, 2014 People & Power

With left parties on the rise in Spain and Greece, John Holloway reflects on his influential 2002 thesis: can we change the world without taking power?

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Photos: thousands flood Wall Street to fight climate change

Thumbnail image for Photos: thousands flood Wall Street to fight climate change by ROAR Collective September 24, 2014 Environment & Energy

IN PHOTOS: Up to 400.000 people marched in New York to demand immediate action on climate change, as thousands more staged a sit-in near Wall Street.

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Kobanê under siege: Kurds resist fierce IS attack

Thumbnail image for Kobanê under siege: Kurds resist fierce IS attack by Iskender Doğu September 24, 2014 People & Power

Öcalan calls for mass mobilization as suspicions of Turkey’s support for the Islamic State rise and attacks on Kobane in Syrian Kurdistan continue.

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A climate of disobedience: the coming destituent flood

Thumbnail image for A climate of disobedience: the coming destituent flood by Skye Bougsty-Marshall September 22, 2014 Environment & Energy

Flood Wall Street signals radical disobedience, a destituent power that will rise to inundate the institutions of the political and financial order.

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