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  • Lucy Parsons

    The life and times of Lucy Parsons, early American radical and labor organizer, told definitively here.
  • The BreakBeat Poets Vol. 3

    A BreakBeat Poets anthology of writings by Muslims who are women, queer, genderqueer, nonbinary, or trans.
  • Russia

    In the Russian revolution of 1917, workers took control of a major country for the first time in history.
  • Russia: From Workers' State to State Capitalism

  • 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 Meanings of Work

    As precariousness becomes the “new normal,” what do these conditions mean for those dependent on their labor to survive?
  • Cataclysm 1914

    Edited by Alexander Anievas
    This collection argues that the First World War—and its consequences—was perhaps the defining moment of 20th century world-politics.
  • Too Many People?

    An evocative and well-documented refutation of the idea that overpopulation is at the root of our many environmental problems today.
  • Transforming Globalization

    Examines the emergence of the movement of resistance that has arisen to challenge neoliberal globalization.
  • Theorizing Globalization

    Theorizing Globalization offers a reassessment of mainstream perspectives on globalization, providing essential insights into an enormously popular field of study.
  • Religion and the New Atheism

    Scholars from a diverse array of disciplines critically appraise the intellectual fad championed by Richard Dawkins and his co-thinkers.
  • Bringing Back the Social into the Sociology of Religion

    Based on original empirical research, the contributions collected here make possible a fuller sociological understanding of power, emotions, the self, and ethnic relations in religious life.

  • Alexander Shlyapnikov, 1885-1937

    The first biography—in any language—of Alexander Shlyapnikov, a leader and founder, along with Kollontai, of the Workers’ Opposition.
  • A Beautiful Ghetto

    Allen asks us to see beyond the the violence and poverty that all too often defines the "ghetto."
  • Leaflets of the Russian Revolution

    New translations of the most important documents from socialist parties, soviets, and worker militias in Petrograd during 1917

  • People Wasn't Made to Burn

    The long-buried story of a Chicagoan's struggle for justice after four of his children perished in a tragic fire.
  • Vietnam: The (Last) War the U.S. Lost

    As the connection between Vietnam and Iraq grows more urgent, lessons for today's antiwar movement.
  • Black Toledo

    Black Toldeo is a documentary history of the African American experience of resettlement focusing on the particular experience of Toledo, Ohio.

  • Leon Trotsky

    This illustrated introduction's irreverent cartoons will amuse readers, and surprise them with its sophisticated portrait of Trotsky's life and works.
  • The Stalinist Legacy

    Edited by Tariq Ali
    Tariq Ali, Isaac Deutscher, Ernest Mandel, and others analyze the nature of Stalinism, and its continuing impact on world politics.
  • State and Revolution in Finland

    Risto Alapuro, through a comparative and historical study of the Finnish revolution, provides a pertinent account of how upheavals in powerful countries impact smaller countries.

  • Impossible Revolution

    Saleh urges us to oppose intervention of imperialist powers in Syria, and reject the tyranny of the Assad regime.
  • No One is Illegal (Updated Edition)

    No One Is Illegal convincingly debunks the leading ideas behind the often-violent right-wing backlash against immigrants.
  • Radicals in the Barrio

    A ground-breaking history of the radical political movements that developed within the Mexican and Chicano working-class in the United States.