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  • Preparing for Trump's Assault on Child Welfare

    Don Lash: "The threats of Trumpism may seem removed from the struggles within the child welfare system. Sooner or later, however, those struggles will have to join the wider resistance to the Trump regime."
  • The Russian Revolution Reading List from Haymarket Books

    To mark the centenary of the 1917 Russian Revolution, Haymarket Books offers a reading list that showcases the promise, highlights the potential, and analyzes the shortcomings and ultimate downfall of the first successful workers’ revolution in history.

Featured Books

  • The Mother of All Questions

    Rebecca Solnit’s timely follow-up to her national bestseller Men Explain Things to Me offers a refreshing take on contemporary feminism.
  • Long Shot

    Two-time NBA champion Craig Hodges has never been shy about speaking truth to power.
  • Freedom Is a Constant Struggle

    Activist, teacher, author and icon of the Black Power movement Angela Davis talks Ferguson, Palestine, and prison abolition.
  • From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation

    Winner of the 2016 Lannan Cultural Freedom Award for an Especially Notable Book
  • Concerning Violence

    A beautiful photographic exploration of the revolutionary movements in Africa in the '60s and 70's.
  • Hope in the Dark

    Solnit reminds us of how changed the world has been by the activism of the past five decades.
  • A People's History of Chicago

    Named "Best Chicago Poet" by The Chicago Reader, Kevin Coval channels Howard Zinn to celebrate the Windy City's hidden history.
  • Undivided Rights

    Undivided Rights captures the evolving and largely unknown activist history of women of color organizing for reproductive justice.
  • Islamophobia and the Politics of Empire

    Islamophobia examines the origins of the ongoing assault on Muslims and Arabs in the U.S., and the "war on terror"
  • No One Is Illegal

    No One Is Illegal debunks the leading ideas behind the often-violent right-wing backlash against immigrants.

Featured Authors

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    Ali Abunimah

    "Ali Abunimah is the most astute commentator writing on Palestine today." 
    —Moustafa Bayoumi

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    Noam Chomsky

    "There is no living political writer who has more radically changed how more people think in more parts of the world about political issues."
    —Glenn Greenwald

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    Angela Y. Davis

    "Here is someone worthy of the Ancestors who delivered her. Angela Davis has stood her ground on every issue important to the health of our people and the planet."
    —Alice Walker

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    Jesse Hagopian

    "Jesse Hagopian is doing more than teaching history. He is answering history’s call."
    –John Young

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    Deepa Kumar

    "An antiracist and antiwar activist, as well as a model scholar-teacher, Kumar has written a comprehensive and most readable guide to exposing and opposing the hatred of Islam."
    —Gilbert Achcar

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    Arundhati Roy

    "Arundhati Roy is incandescent in her brilliance and her fearlessness."
    —Junot Díaz

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    Rebecca Solnit

    "No writer has weighed the complexities of sustaining hope in our times of readily available despair more thoughtfully and beautifully, nor with greater nuance."
    —Maria Popova

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    Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

    "Taylor has absconded from the ivory tower to break down the current Movement for Black Lives, arguing that it holds the potential to reignite a broader push for black liberation."
    The Root

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    Howard Zinn

    “Few people changed more lives than Howard Zinn."
    —Naomi Klein

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    Dave Zirin

    "Dave Zirin has long stood on the edge of the sports writing world, exploding topics many of his colleagues are scared to approach."
    —Glenn Greenwald