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  • Marx and Latin America

    An important rebuttal of those who accuse Marx of 'Eurocentrism,' through a close reading of his views on Latin America.
  • Plebeian Power

    Before becoming Bolivia's vice-president, Álvaro García Linera was one of Latin America's foremost intellectuals. This is his most famous work.
  • The Washington Connection and Third World Fascism

    Analyzes U.S. policy in Latin America, Asia, and Africa media and the role of the media in misreporting these policies.
  • Industrial Colonialism in Latin America

    Confronting the critical problems of Latin American development, this volume expertly roots these challenges in the structures of colonialism.
  • The Cuban Revolution as Socialist Human Development

    Already examined from many angles, this is an attempt to analyze the Cuban revolution as a model of socialist-human development.
  • The Mexican Revolution

    Why did the Mexican Revolution happen? What makes it distinctive? Was it even a revolution at all?
  • Red October

    Using extensive field data from hundreds of interviews, Webber surveys the origins of Bolivia's revolutionary wave of 2000 to 2005.
  • Cuba Since the Revolution of 1959

    One of the Cuban Revolution's most informed and insightful historians assesses -- from the left -- its impact and legacy.
  • "¡Nos Quitan Nuestros Trabajos!"

    This timely and accessible guide debunks the twenty-one biggest myths and stereotypes in today's immigration debate.
  • Palante

    Interviews and photographic essays highlight the spirit of the 70's New York-based organization of Puerto Rican radicals, the Young Lords.
  • Ours to Master and to Own

    Capitalism would have us believe we need our bosses. This volume reveals the history of workers who dare to disagree
  • From Rebellion to Reform in Bolivia

    An accessible, yet insightful, look into the promise, potential, and political contradictions of Evo Morales' first term.
  • Hopes and Prospects (unabridged audiobook)

    Noam Chomsky examines political prospects in the Americas, North and South, in a new era.
  • Imperialism, Neoliberalism, and Social Struggles in Latin America

    This collection of works by prominent Latin Americanists explores the region's move beyond the neoliberal era
  • Revolutionary Rehearsals

    Edited by Colin Barker
    Five times in the last 40 years, the working class has posed a radical alternative to the status quo.
  • Intervenciones

    Short, forceful commentaries on US politics from Latin America to the Middle East.
  • Sin Patrón

    The inside story of Argentina's remarkable movement to create factories run democratically by workers themselves.
  • The Dispossessed

    The stories of ordinary Colombians displaced by war who are struggling, with dignity, to live.
  • The World Social Forum

    The inside story of how the worldwide movement against corporate globalization has become such a force.