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Featured Books

  • Freedom Is a Constant Struggle

    Activist, teacher, author and icon of the Black Power movement Angela Davis talks Ferguson, Palestine, and prison abolition.
  • Things that Can and Cannot Be Said

    In this rich dialogue on surveillance, empire, and power, Roy and Cusack describe meeting NSA whistleblower Ed Snowden in Moscow.
  • From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation

    Winner of the 2016 Lannan Cultural Freedom Award for an Especially Notable Book
  • The End of Imagination

    Brings together five of Arundhati Roy's acclaimed books of essays into one comprehensive volume for the first time.
  • Song of the Stubborn One Thousand

    An account of the successful strike by mainly Mexican women workers at the largest plant in Watsonville, California.
  • Men Explain Things To Me

    A landmark essay that went viral, inspired the word “mansplaining,” and prompted fierce arguments.
  • The Mother of All Questions

    Silence is Broken is Solnit’s sequel to Men Explain Things to Me and includes her new essays on feminism.
  • The Battle for Justice in Palestine

    Ali Abunimah presents an effective strategy for moving forward in the struggle for justice and a single state solution in Palestine.
  • Undivided Rights

    Undivided Rights captures the evolving and largely unknown activist history of women of color organizing for reproductive justice.
  • The BreakBeat Poets

    Edited by Kevin Coval, Quraysh Ali Lansana, et al.
    A first-of-its-kind anthology of hip-hop poetica written for and by the people.

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 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