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Always on Strike
A history of the Industrial Workers of the World's golden years as lived by one of its guiding lights.
Autoworkers Under the Gun
In an industry under constant attack, a veteran autoworker offers his take on the collapse of the American Dream.
Women banana workersbananerasare waging a powerful revolution by making gender equity central in Latin American labor organizing.
The Bending Cross
The classic biography of Debs, one of the most important thinkers and activists in US.
Black Liberation and the American Dream
Paul Le Blanc
Analysing intersections of race, class, and gender alongside primary texts, this unique volume explores racism and antiracism in the US.
Building Global Labor Solidarity in a Time of Accelerating Globalization
Uniting the global North and South in the struggle for a more just world for all workers.
China on Strike
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Through first person accounts, this book details the growing unrest, destabilization and strikes in factories that are gripping China.
The Civil Wars in U.S. Labor
Longtime trade union leader and journalist Steve Early examines labor's civil wars, offering strategies for turning back labor's thirty-year decline.
The Caucus of Rank and File Educators CORE
Tens of thousands of ordinary people are willing to take action to defend the right to a public education.
Detroit: I Do Mind Dying
Black autoworkers fight back against exploitation and oppression on the shop floors in the '60s and '70s.
This classic work sheds light on the lives and struggles of immigrant women domestic workers.
Doing History from the Bottom Up
Staughton Lynd challenges academics to see American history through eyes of the poor and working class participants in history.
Holding Fast to an Image of the Past
Davidson discusses how Marxism can retain a sense of historical tradition without becoming fossilized.
A thorough collection of inspiring and informed essays on applied Marxist theory and the future of labor unions.
Justice in Everyday Life
Howard Zinn’s book on the way justice really works in the U.S
The Labor Wars
One of America's great labor historians tells the stories of America's great labor struggles.
The Lean Years
A fascinating, comprehensive study of the American workforce, from the "roaring twenties" through the Great Depression.
Lessons for Our Struggle
Frances Fox Piven
The healthy growth of the Occupy Wall Street movement depends on a proper understanding of past struggles.
The Letters of Joe Hill
The legend of Joe Hill, brought to life through his letters, songs, and writings.
Live Working or Die Fighting
The two hundred-year story of the global working class and its many struggles for justice.
The life and times of Lucy Parsons, early American radical and labor organizer, told definitively here.
On New Terrain
An insightful and timely analysis of how global economic restructuring will impact workers' struggles in the US.
Organized Labor and the Black Worker, 1619-1981
Philip S. Foner
A classic, radical history of Black workers' contribution to the American labor movement.
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