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Alexander Shlyapnikov, 1885-1937
Barbara C. Allen
The first biographyin any languageof Alexander Shlyapnikov, a leader and founder, along with Kollontai, of the Workers’ Opposition.
Kollotai was a brilliant and passionate defender of the ideals of the Russian revolution and women's liberation.
All Power to the Soviets
Tony Cliff was a lifelong organizer within the international socialist movement. His groundbreaking work established the unique interpretation of...
Always on Strike
A history of the Industrial Workers of the World's golden years as lived by one of its guiding lights.
The Bending Cross
The classic biography of Debs, one of the most important thinkers and activists in US.
Building the Party
The Russian Revolution of 1917 was one of the pivotal events in world history, and the Russian Bolshevik Party played a central role in that...
Doug Enaa Greene
This book discusses the life and political activity of French Communist Louis-Auguste Blanqui and the problems of his political current.
The stories of ordinary Colombians displaced by war who are struggling, with dignity, to live.
Indonesia's most celebrated writer speaks out against tyranny and injustice in a young and troubled nation.
George Orwell Illustrated
George Orwell’s story told in full, with a light touch and copious illustrations
A Great and Terrible World
This edition of letters by Antonio Gramsci vividly evokes the 'great and terrible world' in which he lived.
I Am Troy Davis
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A riveting eyewitness account of the Davis family's courageous struggle against America's flawed criminal justice system.
IraqiGirl: Diary of a Teenage Girl in Iraq
In a country torn apart by war, a teenage girl blogs her story of family, friendship, and life under American occupation.
A James Connolly Reader
A stirring collection of James Connolly's most important speeches and writing.
The John Carlos Story
John Wesley Carlos
John Carlos, the man behind the most iconic moment of the Black Power movement, tells his story.
This illustrated introduction's irreverent cartoons will amuse readers, and surprise them with its sophisticated portrait of Trotsky's life and works.
The Letters of Joe Hill
The legend of Joe Hill, brought to life through his letters, songs, and writings.
Life and Death of Leon Trotsky
Natalia Ivanovna Sedova
A biography of Leon Trotsky by two of his close friends and collaborators
The life and times of Lucy Parsons, early American radical and labor organizer, told definitively here.
Marx in Soho
Marx in Soho is a brilliant introduction to Marx's life, his analysis of society, and his passion for radical change.
Marx in Soho (Audio CD)
America's leading historian Howard Zinn brings Karl Marx back to life for a new generation.
Marxism in a Lost Century
The first political and intellectual biography of the founder of the American version of council communism, Paul Mattick
Lydersen lambasts Chicago's nationally recognized mayor for his obedient endorsement of the devastating austerity agenda set forth by the one-percent.
My People Are Rising
A compelling look at the rise and fall of the Black Panther generation, through the eyes of a founding member.