Hundreds arrested in massive crackdown on #Blockupy

Thumbnail image for Hundreds arrested in massive crackdown on #Blockupy by Jerome Roos May 18, 2012 People & Power

Frankfurt on lock-down as over 5.000 police are deployed in an unprecedented operation to keep protesters out of the city and away from the banks.

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Blockupy Frankfurt: taking the struggle to the next level

Thumbnail image for Blockupy Frankfurt: taking the struggle to the next level by Jerome Roos May 16, 2012 Capitalism & Crisis

Tens of thousands descend upon the continent’s financial capital for one of the most anticipated pan-European demonstrations since the G8 in Genoa.

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15M: a year on, the struggle of the indignados continues

Thumbnail image for 15M: a year on, the struggle of the indignados continues by Jerome Roos May 15, 2012 Capitalism & Crisis

Anniversary of 15-M movement marked by deepening crisis, massive bank bailout and fears of eurozone break-up. The indignation only grows stronger. 

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ROAR presents: #12M — The Sun Rises Once More (video)

Thumbnail image for ROAR presents: #12M — The Sun Rises Once More (video) by Jerome Roos May 14, 2012 Capitalism & Crisis

A year since we first took the square, the global crisis has only deepened. But in Madrid, on May 12, the sun rose once again. Let it shine forever more.

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12M: Barcelona once again becomes a revolutionary hub

Thumbnail image for 12M: Barcelona once again becomes a revolutionary hub by Leonidas Oikonomakis May 13, 2012 Capitalism & Crisis

With the re-occupation of Plaça Catalunya, the movement in Barcelona once again finds itself on the front-line of a Global Spring of resistance.

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Indignados take back square on movement’s anniversary

Thumbnail image for Indignados take back square on movement’s anniversary by Jerome Roos May 13, 2012 Capitalism & Crisis

Hundreds of thousands flock into Puerta del Sol as part of a global day of action to commemorate the first anniversary of the 15-M movement.

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The meaning and necessity of revolution in the 21st century

Thumbnail image for The meaning and necessity of revolution in the 21st century by Jerome Roos May 11, 2012 Intellectuals & Ideology

The global day of action on May 12 will mark the resurgence of our resistance. But what is the way forward for our movement in these times of crisis?

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Why Hollande won’t make a big difference for Europe

Thumbnail image for Why Hollande won’t make a big difference for Europe by Jerome Roos May 6, 2012 People & Power

If the French Socialist candidate is to do anything for the continent, it will be to legitimize an inherently unstable and profoundly unjust European capitalism.

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Oscar Wilde: The Soul of Man Under Socialism

Thumbnail image for Oscar Wilde: The Soul of Man Under Socialism by Jerome Roos May 5, 2012 Intellectuals & Ideology

Socialism would relieve us from that sordid necessity of living for others which, in the present condition, presses so hardly upon almost everybody.

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Felip Puig: the psychopath who keeps Barcelona on lock-down

Thumbnail image for Felip Puig: the psychopath who keeps Barcelona on lock-down by Carlos Delclós May 4, 2012 People & Power

With Barcelona on lock-down over a European Central Bank meeting, the Minister of the Interior of Catalonia is making a name for himself as a tyrant.

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