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A powerful survey of a militarized America building a surveillance structure unparalleled in history.
Masters of Mankind
A brilliant indictment of US imperial power.
Lydersen lambasts Chicago's nationally recognized mayor for his obedient endorsement of the devastating austerity agenda set forth by the one-percent.
The life and times of Lucy Parsons, early American radical and labor organizer, told definitively here.
Howard Zinn Speaks
Howard Zinn weaves rich historical narratives that inspire and captivate.
Dao X Tran
101 profiles of social justice leaders that changed the world, made accessible for students in grades 5-9.
The Silenced Majority
Goodman and Moynihan take an anti-establishment stance and get to the heart of today's critical news stories and political events.
Disobedience and Democracy
Howard Zinn’s cogent defense of civil disobedience.
Failure to Quit
A selection of Howard Zinn’s most popular and accessible essays on history and politics.
Howard Zinn’s unique take on this vital period in U.S. history.
The Southern Mystique
Howard Zinn examines the politics of the South and his own experiences there.
Zinn’s compelling case against the Vietnam War
Mike Davis delivers a brilliant defense of the Occupy movement and offers pragmatic advice to the 99%.
Lessons for Our Struggle
Frances Fox Piven
The healthy growth of the Occupy Wall Street movement depends on a proper understanding of past struggles.
From Mark Twain to the movement against the war in Vietnam, this is the story of ordinary Americans challenging empire.
Occupying Wall Street
, et al.
The inside story of the protest that has given birth to America’s most important progressive movement in a half century.
The United States of Fear
With piercing wit and brutal insight, Tom Engelhardt tours the future ruins of the American empire.
In a wide-ranging conversation, filmmaker Oliver Stone and writer Tariq Ali discuss world history from the seventh century to today.
Rich People Things
Keeping up with the American elite can be tiring. This is the layman's guide to how the wealthy maintain control.
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.
The Lean Years
A fascinating, comprehensive study of the American workforce, from the "roaring twenties" through the Great Depression.
Breaking the Sound Barrier (audiobook)
Amy Goodman gives voice to the heroic stories of people the corporate media exclude and ignore.
Green Party leader and prominent social justice activist tells the story of his life of struggle.
Revolution in Seattle
Blow-by-blow, an eyewitness account of a hidden chapter in labor history: the Seattle General Strike of 1919.