March to Brussels: Belgian officer kicks Greek girl in face

Thumbnail image for March to Brussels: Belgian officer kicks Greek girl in face by Jerome Roos October 14, 2011 News

A Belgian policeman kicked a handcuffed 18-year old girl in the face during a protest inside Dexia bank. The officer was arrested after the images came out.

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The police raid on the Boston occupation — in pictures

Thumbnail image for The police raid on the Boston occupation — in pictures by Jerome Roos October 14, 2011 People & Power

Last week, the Boston protest camp faced a “massive and brutal” police raid. Paul Weiskel was there once again to capture everything on camera.

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A brief history of 15-O and the global youth movement

Thumbnail image for A brief history of 15-O and the global youth movement by Santiago Carrion October 14, 2011 People & Power

Tomorrow, the global protest movement will culminate into a worldwide day of action. What are the origins of the movement? And where is it headed?

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Occupy Rome: on 15-O we will construct the alternative

Thumbnail image for Occupy Rome: on 15-O we will construct the alternative by Jerome Roos October 14, 2011 Actions

Mobilizing together is about proposing an alternative development model based on real democracy, social justice and environmental sustainability.

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Cloud 99 per cent: we are the 99 per cent!

Thumbnail image for Cloud 99 per cent: we are the 99 per cent! by I.G. Karfield October 14, 2011 Poems

FW: RE: Slavoj Žižek @ Occupy Wall Street: “John Lennon has passed and so has the dreamer. There’s a new kind on the rise.”

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Second issue of the Occupied Wall Street Journal is out!

Thumbnail image for Second issue of the Occupied Wall Street Journal is out! by Jerome Roos October 11, 2011 Media & Manipulation

This week’s issue of the independent publication includes a piece by Naomi Klein arguing why Occupy Wall Street is “the most important thing in the world.”

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From crisis to crisis: can capitalism survive?

Thumbnail image for From crisis to crisis: can capitalism survive? by Jerome Roos October 11, 2011 Capitalism & Crisis

With the world locked in the deadly embrace of a neoliberal elite consensus, the time has come to look at some of the deeper dynamics behind capitalist crisis.

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Žižek at Wall Street: “don’t fall in love with yourself”

Thumbnail image for Žižek at Wall Street: “don’t fall in love with yourself” by Jerome Roos October 11, 2011 Intellectuals & Ideology

“We’re not dreamers. We’re awaking from a dream turning into a nightmare. We’re not destroying anything. We’re watching the system destroy itself.”

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Call to action: reconstitute the International Brigades!

Thumbnail image for Call to action: reconstitute the International Brigades! by Jerome Roos October 11, 2011 Actions

Youth of Europe, look around yourself! What do you have to lose? A miserable life? Frustration? Powerlessness? Exploitation? Submission?

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More bank bailouts coming: “what are we fucking stupid?!”

Thumbnail image for More bank bailouts coming: “what are we fucking stupid?!” by Jerome Roos October 9, 2011 Capitalism & Crisis

Next week, they will start throwing hundreds of billions of dollars at the banks again. But there is one difference from 2008: this time, we’re awake.

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