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Radicals in the Barrio
Justin Akers Chacón
A ground-breaking history of the radical political movements that developed within the Mexican and Chicano working-class in the United States.
Optimism Over Despair
Wide-ranging interviews on war, power, and politics with Noam Chomsky, the world's leading critic of US foreign policy.
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.
The Violent American Century
John W Dower
The Violent “American Century” addresses the U.S.-led transformations in war conduct and strategizing that followed 1945.
"When the Welfare People Come"
Analyzes the history of the U.S. child welfare system and its implications today, offering ideas for reform and building solidarity.
Trotskyism in the United States
Paul Le Blanc
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An outstanding set of informative essays, providing an unsurpassed account of the dynamic revolutionary socialist current known as American Trotskyism.
Things that Can and Cannot Be Said
In this rich dialogue on surveillance, empire, and power, Roy and Cusack describe meeting NSA whistleblower Ed Snowden in Moscow.
Demand the Impossible!
Demand the Impossible
is a manifesto for movement-makers and an invitation to join hands and make history together.
A Short History of the U.S. Working Class
Paul Le Blanc
Le Blanc presents a colorful, fact-filled history that concentrates on the struggles and achievements of the often neglected laboring majority.
Recovering the Sacred
Only the power to define what is sacred—and access it—will enable Native American communities to remember who they are.
All Our Relations
A thoughtful and in-depth account of Native resistance to environmental and cultural degradation.
A New Kind of Public
This engaging and original work argues that modern Hollywood was forged in the fires of class struggle and economic inequality
From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation
Winner of the 2016 Lannan Cultural Freedom Award for an Especially Notable Book
Explores JFK’s role in US invasion of Vietnam and a reflects on the political culture that encouraged the Cold War.
Younge explains why "The Speech" maintains its powerful social relevance by sharing the dramatic story surrounding it.
Doing History from the Bottom Up
Staughton Lynd challenges academics to see American history through eyes of the poor and working class participants in history.
Steve J Shone
Steven J Shone
A convincing argument that the legacy of American Anarchism, far from being an antiquated relic, remains relevant to the present.
A powerful survey of a militarized America building a surveillance structure unparalleled in history.
Masters of Mankind
A brilliant indictment of US imperial power.
Lydersen lambasts Chicago's nationally recognized mayor for his obedient endorsement of the devastating austerity agenda set forth by the one-percent.
The life and times of Lucy Parsons, early American radical and labor organizer, told definitively here.
Howard Zinn Speaks
Howard Zinn weaves rich historical narratives that inspire and captivate.
Dao X Tran
101 profiles of social justice leaders that changed the world, made accessible for students in grades 5-9.
The Silenced Majority
Goodman and Moynihan take an anti-establishment stance and get to the heart of today's critical news stories and political events.