ROAR Magazine https://roarmag.org Reflections on a Revolution Wed, 23 Jan 2019 11:45:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 “Wet’suwet’en Strong”: Indigenous resistance in Canada https://roarmag.org/essays/wetsuweten-pipeline-resistance-canada/

The Wet’suwet’en struggle in British Columbia is the latest Indigenous resistance that builds on hundreds of years of organizing against colonial Canada.

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Wed, 23 Jan 2019 12:44:57 +0000 https://roarmag.org/essays/wetsuweten-pipeline-resistance-canada/
David Harvey’s Anti-Capitalist Chronicles: Ep.7 https://roarmag.org/2019/01/22/david-harveys-anti-capitalist-chronicles-ep7/

The Chinese economy is now the second largest in the world. Prof. Harvey argues that China’s expansion saved capitalism after the 2008 crash.

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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 15:54:56 +0000 https://roarmag.org/2019/01/22/david-harveys-anti-capitalist-chronicles-ep7/
The Sudan uprising: “This is a people’s revolution” https://roarmag.org/essays/sudan-protest-peoples-revolution/

In Sudan, a multifaceted civil opposition is posing a serious threat to the continued existence of Bashir’s dictatorial regime after weeks of protests.

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Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:37:05 +0000 https://roarmag.org/essays/sudan-protest-peoples-revolution/
The radical worker politics of the Los Angeles teacher strike https://roarmag.org/essays/organizing-establishment-la-teacher-strike/

If its demands are met, the historic teacher strike in Los Angeles has the potential to upend union orthodoxy across the United States.

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Fri, 18 Jan 2019 21:10:01 +0000 https://roarmag.org/essays/organizing-establishment-la-teacher-strike/
Fulfilling the prophecy: the Indigenous Peoples March https://roarmag.org/2019/01/18/fulfilling-prophecy-indigenous-peoples-march/

The Indigenous Peoples March taking place in Washington, DC today is set to bring together 10,000 Indigenous people and allies and will be the first of its kind.

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Fri, 18 Jan 2019 17:12:42 +0000 https://roarmag.org/2019/01/18/fulfilling-prophecy-indigenous-peoples-march/
A fateful night: the murder of Rosa Luxemburg https://roarmag.org/essays/fateful-night-murder-rosa-luxemburg/

Revolutionary icons Rosa Luxemburg and Karl Liebknecht were murdered exactly 100 years ago today. Now, those responsible have finally been identified.

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Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:16:55 +0000 https://roarmag.org/essays/fateful-night-murder-rosa-luxemburg/
Cooking Against Capitalism: Oaxaca’s Traditional Kitchens https://roarmag.org/films/cooking-capitalism-oaxacas-traditional-kitchens/

After an earthquake in late 2017 destroyed their outdoor kitchens, Tehuantepec locals opted to rebuild themselves rather than relying on state support.

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Mon, 14 Jan 2019 12:53:58 +0000 https://roarmag.org/films/cooking-capitalism-oaxacas-traditional-kitchens/
Kurdish MP on hunger strike prepared to “protest to the death” https://roarmag.org/essays/hunger-strike-leyla-guven-hdp/

Imprisoned HDP MP Leyla Güven is in critical condition after 68 days of hunger strike to demand an end to the isolation of Kurdish leader Abdullah Öcalan.

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Sat, 12 Jan 2019 15:41:23 +0000 https://roarmag.org/essays/hunger-strike-leyla-guven-hdp/
Wet’suwet’en nation: “This is not over” https://roarmag.org/2019/01/10/wetsuweten-pipeline-resistance-press-release/

The Wet’suwet’en Hereditary Chiefs have by absolutely no means agreed to let the Coastal GasLink pipeline tear through our traditional territories.

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Thu, 10 Jan 2019 19:51:44 +0000 https://roarmag.org/2019/01/10/wetsuweten-pipeline-resistance-press-release/
The revolutionary challenge of “the long 1968” https://roarmag.org/essays/revolutionary-challenge-long-1968/

The struggles of 1968 remade the landscape of social movements and popular resistance for decades to come. What do these struggles have to tell us today?

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Sat, 05 Jan 2019 22:40:27 +0000 https://roarmag.org/essays/revolutionary-challenge-long-1968/