Sidney Lens

Sidney Lens (1912–1986) was the author of many books about labor and radical movements in the United States, including The Forging of the American Empire. He was a candidate for the U.S. Senate for the Citizens Party and an editor of the Progressive.

Books

  • The Forging of the American Empire

    This classic book is the first truly comprehensive history of American imperialism.
  • The Labor Wars

    One of America's great labor historians tells the stories of America's great labor struggles.