What exactly is the “system” that we are fighting?
Continue reading To struggle against the “system”
The system is the state, a complex mechanism that includes government, capitalism, patriarchy and imperialism. It will not go away until we force it to.Eric Laursen
Colombia. The state’s brutal response to a one-day general strike has sparked weeks of protests in Colombia, resulting in dozens of deaths. The time for dialogue is over.
Continue reading Colombia’s democratic facade is crumbling to pieces
UK. The UK’s new police and crime bill is a clear attack on the basic right to protest and a next step in the democratic backsliding of the country.
Continue reading UK: What good is a right to toothless protest? [Kill the Bill]
Greece. Over the past few weeks, the streets of Athens have been filled with thousands of people, despite the country being in lockdown since the beginning of November. There are protests every day, in many neighborhoods and cities across the country. Tensions are running high due to the introduction of a new law establishing university police, the hunger strike of political prisoner Dimitris Koufontinas and the increasing violence and impunity of police forces. The rifts in Greek society are deepening, and now part of the country is rising up in revolt.
Continue reading Resisting Greece’s rapid descent into authoritarianism
We would object to the use of the Lenin’s expression “dual power” to characterise the creation of autonomous, free spaces; an always relative autonomy and taking multiple forms.
Continue reading Freeing space, creating autonomies
We already have the power, the materials and the motive to win back the Internet. But we have to start with the first step first: owning our own infrastructure.
Continue reading Tech Learning Collective: Winning back the Internet by building our own
Colombia. After months of lockdown, during which the state continued to rape, murder and massacre, Colombians are out in the streets again to protest their criminal government.
Continue reading After #lockdown, anti-government protests resume in #Colombia
Repatriating Indigenous land and organizing anti-state Indigenous-Black-POC Power alternatives is better than pouring resources into the liberal-progressive vote.
Continue reading Let Empire collapse: why we need a decolonial revolution
Popular demands to abolish the police are not directed at the state, but rather a revolutionary call upon the people to complete the abolition together.
Continue reading The revolutionary potential of abolitionist demands
To celebrate the publication of his new book, Au Loong-Yu joins Roar Mag to talk about the origins, scope and legacy of last year’s Hong Kong rebellion.
Continue reading Hong Kong: Reflecting on an insurrection – An interview with Au Loong-Yu