In the Red Corner – Mike Gonzalez

The biography of one of Latin America’s leading Marxist thinkers whose works are largely unknown to the English-speaking world. Mariategui’s Marxism offers insightful analysis of the effects of colonialism on Latin America and the role of indigenous people and united fronts in overcoming capitalism.

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Monopoly Capital – Baran and Sweezy

The main unit under monopolistic capitalism is the giant corporation. The book describes how contradictions arise in this system and how they are resolved and the effect they have on the society at large.

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Tear Gas – Anna Feigenbaum

Dr. Feigenbaum traces the incorporation of tear gas into the modern day strategy of crowd control, its historical transformation from a barbaric chemical weapon to a weapon of choice and the role of corporations in this process.

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Food or War – Julian Cribb

Food or War, Julian Cribb, Cambridge University Press, 2019, pp. 336, ISBN 978-1-108-71290-3 Paul R. Ehrlich claims to have understood overpopulation intellectually for a long

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The BBC – Tom Mills

The BBC: Myth of a Public Service, Tom Mills, Verso Books, 2016, pp. 266, ISBN 978-1-78478-482-9 The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) occupies a mythical position

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Keywords – John Patrick Leary

Keywords: the New Language of Capitalism, John Patrick Leary, Haymarket Books, 2019, pp. 206, ISBN 978-1-60846-962-8 Valentin Nikolaevich Voloshinov, a Soviet literary theorist, published his

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Karl Marx – Shlomo Avineri

Karl Marx: Philosophy and Revolution, Shlomo Avinery, Yale University Press, 2019, pp. 217, ISBN 978-0-300-21170-2 Shlomo Avineri’s new intellectual biography of Karl Marx is a

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Bibliodiversity – Susan Hawthorne

Bibliodiversity: A Manifesto for Independent Publishing, Susan Hawthorne, Fernwood Publishing with Spinifex, 2015, pp. 87, $10.95, ISBN 978-1-55266-747-7 A recent study on book publishing diversity

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Against Creativity – Oli Mould

Against Creativity, Oli Mould, Verso Books, October 2018, pp. 240, $33, ISBN 978-1-78663-649-2 In 2015, the Martin Prosperity Institute, affiliated with the University of Toronto’s

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Hello, Bastar – Rahul Pandita

Hello, Bastar: The Untold Story of India’s Maoist Movement, Rahul Pandita. Tranquebar Press. 2011. 202. ₹295. ISBN 978-93-8065-34-6 Rahul Pandita, a journalist and an author

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Common Ground – Justin Trudeau

Common Ground, Justin Trudeau,HarperCollins, 2014, pp. 352, CAN $32.50, ISBN 978-1443433372 This is the first campaign autobiography I read. Ever. The previous political biographies that

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