ROAR Magazine

Survival as resistance in occupied Kashmir

A local journalist’s account of life in Kashmir, where close to a million Indian troops oversee a heavy-handed crackdown and commit human rights abuses with impunity.

The year in six longreads

What better way to celebrate New Year’s than cozying up on the couch with a glass of champagne, reading through some of the best longreads we published over the past year?

Poetry from the Future

“The seeds of a new world, taking root here in the shell of the old.”

Let’s talk about democracy. Real democracy

Representative democracy reproduces oppressive systems of power. Democracy can take many forms, but to fight for one, first we need to know what we’re talking about.

Electoral Road to Socialism?

Democratic socialists rely heavily on electoral strategies to bring about socialism, but elections make a poor venue for radical working-class struggles.

A Dual Power Reading List

Examples of dual power in practice can be found all over: from Standing Rock to the Zapatistas; Rojava to worker cooperatives. Here’s a selection of ROAR’s coverage over the years.

The lost images of anarchist Barcelona

Re-discovered after 80 years, the photographic legacy of the CNT which brings the libertarian revolution in Barcelona back to life, is now exhibited for the first time.