A poem by Lupe Fiasco for #OCCUPYWALLSTREET

Thumbnail image for A poem by Lupe Fiasco for #OCCUPYWALLSTREET by Jerome Roos September 17, 2011 Poems

Hey Moneyman the crowd is outside. The past, the future and the now is outside. The teachers and cooks and drop-outs too. Word’s on the street they looking for you.

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Why we are marching in Paris on September 17

Thumbnail image for Why we are marching in Paris on September 17 by Jerome Roos September 16, 2011 Actions

This Saturday, tens (if not hundreds) of thousands of people will take to the streets in a global day of action against the banks. Here is why we march.

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I.G. Karfield: “throw away your agendas!”

Thumbnail image for I.G. Karfield: “throw away your agendas!” by I.G. Karfield September 15, 2011 Poems

Set your agendas. // There is this movement // And it may not be stopped. // It may not be halted // It may not be dropped. // From your agendas.

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Neoliberalism, austerity and participatory democracy

Thumbnail image for Neoliberalism, austerity and participatory democracy by Sveinung Legard September 15, 2011 Ideas

The seemingly “antagonistic” struggles for welfare reforms and for revolutionary changes in the politico-economic power structure actually go hand-in-hand.

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Living as form: the art of social engagement

Thumbnail image for Living as form: the art of social engagement by Jerome Roos September 15, 2011 Culture & Critique

Living as Form explores twenty years of cultural works that blur the forms of art and everyday life, emphasizing participation, dialogue and engagement.

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Clashes in front of Italian parliament after austerity vote

Thumbnail image for Clashes in front of Italian parliament after austerity vote by Jerome Roos September 15, 2011 Capitalism & Crisis

At least 40 injured and Rome left billowing in smoke after anti-austerity protesters clash with riot police in front of Parliament for over two hours tonight.

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#OCCUPYWALLSTREET at Manu Chao concert

Thumbnail image for #OCCUPYWALLSTREET at Manu Chao concert by Jerome Roos September 7, 2011 Actions

Two representatives of the 15-M movement went on stage to call for the occupation of Wall Street and a global day of action against the banks.

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J14 culminates into largest protest in Israeli history

Thumbnail image for J14 culminates into largest protest in Israeli history by Jerome Roos September 4, 2011 News

Half a million Israelis take to the streets in a historic protest against the high cost of living. The occupation, however, remains largely unaddressed.

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Joint statement from Puerta del Sol and Syntagma

Thumbnail image for Joint statement from Puerta del Sol and Syntagma by Jerome Roos September 4, 2011 Actions

The working groups on economics of the popular assemblies in Madrid and Athens recently released the following statement on the European debt crisis.

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Statement from re-occupied Syntagma square

Thumbnail image for Statement from re-occupied Syntagma square by Jerome Roos September 4, 2011 Actions

Yesterday, the indignant of Greece took back Syntagma square, the heart of their movement since May 25, after having released the following statement.

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