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  • Night Thoughts

    Writer and actor Wallace Shawn's probing, honest, and self-critical take on civilization and its discontents.
  • The Whiskey of our Discontent

    Reflections on the profound influence of poet, educator, and social activist Gwendolyn Brooks through examinations of her life and work.
  • No Is Not Enough

    “This is one attempt to uncover how we got to this surreal political moment. It is also an attempt to predict how, under cover of...
  • Urban Revolt

    Edited by Immanuel Ness, Trevor Ngwane, et al.
    Through detailed case studies, Urban Revolt unravels the potential and limitations of urban social movements on an international level.
  • My Mother Was a Freedom Fighter

    Powerful, poetic meditations on motherhood, sisterhood, spirituality, solidarity, displacement/gentrification, racism, and sexism.
  • Deliverance from Slavery

    Deliverance from slavery was a central concern of Biblical verse. Boer aims to reclaim this focus for today's struggles.
  • The Doctor and the Saint

    Arundhati Roy examines the persistent inequality in India through an extensive critique of Gandhi's views on race, caste and imperialism.
  • Karl Marx

    A bracing, concise, and accessible overview of the entirety of Marx’s thought, by a major figure of twentieth-century Western Marxism.
  • Marx and the Earth

    In this compelling anti-critique the founders of the Eco-socialist school of thought respond to their chief intellectual detractors.
  • Marxism and Historical Practice (Vol. I)

    Marxism and Historical Practice bring together essays written by one of the major Marxist historians of the last fifty years.
  • Marxism and Historical Practice (Vol. II)

    Marxism and Historical Practice bring together essays written by one of the major Marxist historians of the last fifty years
  • On the Formation of Marxism

    In this gripping new intellectual biography, Jukka Gronow examines Karl Kautsky’s influence on the European labor movement.
  • Struggle or Starve

    The story of how thousands of Catholics and Protestants united to challenge poverty and unemployment in Belfast, Ireland.
  • Trotsky's Challenge

    The debates surrounding the publication of Trotsky’s Lessons of October are here collected, translated, and explained for the first time.
  • How Revolutionary Were the Bourgeois Revolutions? (Abridged Edition)

    The globalized economy of the present is the result of political and social revolutions directed against pre-capitalist economic structures.
  • Left Americana

    Essays highlighting socialist and left-wing traditions that helped shape US history in the direction of “liberty and justice for all".
  • On Antisemitism

    The uses and abuses of antisemitism in the 21st Century, collected by Jewish Voice for Peace.
  • Prophets Unarmed

    Edited by Gregor Benton
    Drawing on numerous oral history interviews with survivors, this study of Chinese Trotskyism is exhaustive and groundbreaking.
  • The Violent American Century

    The Violent “American Century” addresses the U.S.-led transformations in war conduct and strategizing that followed 1945.
  • Confronting Gouldner

    An important new appraisal of one of the 20th century’s most important activist sociologists.
  • Lessons of October

    An critical examination of the key actors and larger social movements that led to the rise of the Bolsheviks.
  • Not In Our Genes

    Three eminent scientists analyze the scientific, social, and political roots of biological determinism.
  • A People's History of Chicago

    Named "Best Chicago Poet" by The Chicago Reader, Kevin Coval channels Howard Zinn to celebrate the Windy City's hidden history.
  • Concerning Violence

    A beautiful photographic exploration of the revolutionary movements in Africa in the '60s and 70's.