The Wet’suwet’en Indigenous nation who are resisting the construction of pipelines through their traditional territories have now taken their struggle to a next level.
A bimonthly podcast hosted by Professor David Harvey that looks at capitalism through a Marxist lens.
A weekly show focusing on the economic dimensions of everyday life and alternative ways to organize our economy and politics, with Prof. Richard D. Wolff.
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 internationalist left often fails to transcend facile polemics, even when effective solidarity can mean the difference between life and death. We can do better than this.
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?
ROAR founder Jerome Roos is launching a new blog to accompany the research for his next book — a global history of anti-establishment politics.
Rojava’s revolutionary education system is built around a homegrown curriculum promoting gender equality, ecology and social and cultural inclusivity.
“The seeds of a new world, taking root here in the shell of the old.”
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.
Confederalism as a revolutionary strategy provides us with the means to build and organize a radically democratic and egalitarian society at scale.
Unions controlled by the rank-and-file can serve as a dual power bridgehead towards the democratization of cities, states and capital.
Democratic socialists rely heavily on electoral strategies to bring about socialism, but elections make a poor venue for radical working-class struggles.
Tenant unions are gaining ground — they not only help stop evictions, but, crucially, also carry within them the seeds of an organized counter-power to the rule of the landlords.
Confederacies, local autonomy and neighborhood democracy: dual power practices have existed across North America from precolonial times to today.
The struggle for climate justice cannot limit its focus to environmental issues. It is the hierarchical system as a whole that is threatening our planet and our lives.
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.
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.
In the spring of 2018, a series of student protests in Nicaragua quickly snowballed into a months-long nationwide rebellion.
In this final episode of the season, Prof. Harvey starts with the protests in Chile and then talks about the unrest emerging all over the globe.