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Radicals in the Barrio
Justin Akers Chacón
A ground-breaking history of the radical political movements that developed within the Mexican and Chicano working-class in the United States.
What Went Wrong? The Nicaraguan Revolution
Dan La Botz
An indispensable reexamination of the failures of the Nicaraguan Revolution, by one of the most important Marxist-historians of Latin America.
Communes and Workers' Control in Venezuela
A sweeping, insightful history from below of the Bolivarian Revolution and its efforts to build socialism in the 21st century.
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Through detailed case studies,
unravels the potential and limitations of urban social movements on an international level.
The Last Day of Oppression, and the First Day of the Same
Jeffery R. Webber
This book offers an overarching political and economic evaluation of the Latin American Left between the late 1990s and 2016.
Brazil's Dance with the Devil (Updated Olympics Edition)
The leading US commentator on the politics of sports explores the coming Olympics in Brazil.
The Politics of Che Guevara
A political portrait focused on Guevara’s thought and political record aimed at dispelling many of the myths about the revolutionary.
Extractive Imperialism in the Americas
In this wide-ranging volume two leading scholars of the region critically examine the new extractive-imperialism bearing down on the Americas
A critical examination of the contradictory rise to power of emerging economies Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa.
Turning the Tide
US Central American policies project broader US economic, military, and social aims, impacting millions in Central America.
On Power and Ideology
This succinct series of lectures lays out the parameters of Noam Chomsky's foreign policy analysis.
Marx and Latin America
An important rebuttal of those who accuse Marx of 'Eurocentrism,' through a close reading of his views on Latin America.
The Washington Connection and Third World Fascism
Edward S. Herman
Analyzes U.S. policy in Latin America, Asia, and Africa media and the role of the media in misreporting these policies.
Industrial Colonialism in Latin America
Victor Manuel Figueroa Sepúlveda
Confronting the critical problems of Latin American development, this volume expertly roots these challenges in the structures of colonialism.
The Cuban Revolution as Socialist Human Development
Already examined from many angles, this is an attempt to analyze the Cuban revolution as a model of socialist-human development.
The Mexican Revolution
Why did the Mexican Revolution happen? What makes it distinctive? Was it even a revolution at all?
Jeffery R. Webber
Using extensive field data from hundreds of interviews, Webber surveys the origins of Bolivia's revolutionary wave of 2000 to 2005.
Cuba Since the Revolution of 1959
One of the Cuban Revolution's most informed and insightful historians assesses -- from the left -- its impact and legacy.
"¡Nos Quitan Nuestros Trabajos!"
This timely and accessible guide debunks the twenty-one biggest myths and stereotypes in today's immigration debate.
Young Lords Party
Interviews and photographic essays highlight the spirit of the 70's New York-based organization of Puerto Rican radicals, the Young Lords.
Ours to Master and to Own
Capitalism would have us believe we need our bosses. This volume reveals the history of workers who dare to disagree
From Rebellion to Reform in Bolivia
Jeffery R. Webber
An accessible, yet insightful, look into the promise, potential, and political contradictions of Evo Morales' first term.
Hopes and Prospects
In this urgent new book, Noam Chomsky surveys the dangers and prospects of our early twenty-first century.
Imperialism, Neoliberalism, and Social Struggles in Latin America
Richard A. Dello Buono
José Bell Lara
This collection of works by prominent Latin Americanists explores the region's move beyond the neoliberal era