Man shot in face with rubber bullet during Oakland raid

Thumbnail image for Man shot in face with rubber bullet during Oakland raid by Jerome Roos October 26, 2011 News

Police violently evict Occupy Oakland, attacking protesters with teargas, flash grenades and rubber bullets, arresting dozens and shooting one man in the face.

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Call to action: #RobinHood global march on October 29

Thumbnail image for Call to action: #RobinHood global march on October 29 by Jerome Roos October 23, 2011 Actions

On the eve of the G20 in France, let the people rise up and demand the imposition of a 1% #ROBINHOOD tax on all financial transactions and currency trades.

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Resolution by the popular assembly of Syntagma square

Thumbnail image for Resolution by the popular assembly of Syntagma square by Jerome Roos October 23, 2011 News

From yesterday on, definitively and irreversibly, the ‘Communist Party’ is no more than a barrier against the attempt to bury the parliamentary corpse.

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The year 2011 marks the end of the End of History

Thumbnail image for The year 2011 marks the end of the End of History by Jerome Roos October 23, 2011 Capitalism & Crisis

When the system forces ordinary people to become revolutionaries, you know you’re no longer at the End of History. You’re at the very edge of it.

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Anarchists and communists clash in Athens — in pictures

Thumbnail image for Anarchists and communists clash in Athens — in pictures by Jerome Roos October 22, 2011 News

One man died after clashes broke out between anarchists, communists and riot police while Greek Parliament pushed through a key austerity vote.

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From crisis to crisis: details proliferate, structure abides

Thumbnail image for From crisis to crisis: details proliferate, structure abides by Jerome Roos October 22, 2011 Capitalism & Crisis

The more things change, the more they stay the same. As the world moves from crisis to crisis, the time has come to admit that the system itself is to blame.

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Shocking police repression at Occupy Melbourne — in videos

Thumbnail image for Shocking police repression at Occupy Melbourne — in videos by Jerome Roos October 21, 2011 News

Over 100 people were arrested on Friday as police violently evicted the peaceful protest camp in Melbourne. Defiant demonstrators have vowed to return.

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Livestream: largest protests & strike in modern Greek history

Thumbnail image for Livestream: largest protests & strike in modern Greek history by Jerome Roos October 20, 2011 People & Power

Live from Syntagma: images of the largest strike and demonstrations since the fall of the dictatorship, as Parliament prepares for crucial austerity vote.

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Greece erupts into flames during “mother of all strikes”

Thumbnail image for Greece erupts into flames during “mother of all strikes” by Jerome Roos October 20, 2011 News

Athens billows in smoke and teargas once more as hundreds of thousands take to the streets during some of the largest protests in modern Greek history.

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As crisis deepens, Greece gears up for biggest strike yet

Thumbnail image for As crisis deepens, Greece gears up for biggest strike yet by Jerome Roos October 19, 2011 News

“Hellish week of thrills” forecast by Greek media, as the country gears up for mass demonstrations and the second 48-hour strike in just four months.

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