Haymarket Books
Books for changing the world
  • 101 Changemakers

    101 profiles of social justice leaders that changed the world, made accessible for students in grades 5-9.
  • 1905

    1905 chronicles the key developments lead to revolution and the unsuccessful attempt at overthrowing the Tsar of Russia.
  • 1989, The Number

    For hip-hop heads 89 was the peak of the Golden Era and the Crack Epidemic.
  • 9.5 Theses on Art and Class

    Ben Davis draws the curtain back on the contemporary art world to assail its commodified roots.
  • African Struggles Today

    This groundbreaking analysis examines the gains, contradictions, and frustrations of twenty-first century prodemocracy struggles across Southern Africa
  • After the Cataclysm

    Dissects the aftermath of the war in Southeast Asia, the refugee problem, the Vietnam/Cambodia conflict and
    the Pol Pot regime.
  • Against Apartheid

    This is the first book to spell out why academic boycott of Israeli Universities is critical to dismantling Israeli apartheid.
  • The Age of Knowledge

    This volume argues that to understand knowledge itself requires analyzing the social and historical context from which said knowledge springs.
  • Alasdair MacIntyre's Engagement with Marxism

    Although Alasdair MacIntyre is best known today as the author of After Virtue (1981), he was, in the 1950s and 1960s, one of the most erudite...

  • Alexander Shlyapnikov, 1885-1937

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

    Kollotai was a brilliant and passionate defender of the ideals of the Russian revolution and women's liberation.
  • All Our Relations

    A thoughtful and in-depth account of Native resistance to environmental and cultural degradation.
  • All Power to the Soviets

    Tony Cliff was a lifelong organizer within the international socialist movement. His groundbreaking work established the unique interpretation of...
  • Althusser

    A critical account of Althusser's contribution to Marxist theory.
  • Always on Strike

    A history of the I.W.W.’s golden years as lived by one of its’ guiding lights.
  • America's Got Democracy:

    A humorous put passionate look at the criminal silliness of the U.S. political system.
  • American Anarchism

    A convincing argument that the legacy of American Anarchism, far from being an antiquated relic, remains relevant to the present.
  • American Insurgents

    From Mark Twain to the movement against the war in Vietnam, this is the story of ordinary Americans challenging empire.
  • The American Road to Capitalism

    Most historians assume that American capitalism was either imported or the result of market expansion. Post proves otherwise.
  • American Socialism and Antiracism, 1900-1940

    The hidden pre-history of Black radicalism in the United States, before the Civil Rights or Black Power movements.
  • The American Socialist Movement 1897-1912

    “This is the epic story of the struggle to build a mass socialist movement in ragtime America. Kipnis was a brilliant historian, and this is...

  • The American Way of War

    The creator of TomDispatch takes a scalpel to the American urge to dominate the globe.
  • Anarchy and Society

    Sociology and anarchism share many common interests—although often interpreting each in differently—including community, solidarity, feminism, restorative justice, and social domination
  • Apartheid Israel

    Edited by Sean Jacobs and Jon Soske
    Eighteen prominent South African scholars reflect on the analogy between apartheid South Africa and contemporary Israel.