Hope in the Dark: Untold Histories, Wild Possibilities
Books / March 15, 2017

Hope in the Dark: Untold Histories, Wild Possibilities “This is the ultimate ‘feel-good’ book for exhausted campaigners and activists . . . an intensely personal account, a meditation on activism and hope.”—Guardian Praise for Men Explain Things To Me: “It’s a fraught time to be female in America (or should I say fraught-er), and a newly expanded edition of Rebecca Solnit ’s Men Explain Things to …

Subterranean Fire: A History of Working-Class Radicalism in the United States
Books , Kindle Edition / February 27, 2017

Subterranean Fire: A History of Working-Class Radicalism in the United States
Workers in the United States have a rich tradition of fighting back and achieving gains previously thought unthinkable, from the weekend, to health care, to the right to even form a union. But in 2005, the number of workers organized in unions reached a 100-year low in both the public and private sectors, even …

From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation
Books , Kindle Edition / February 23, 2017

From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation
The eruption of mass protests in the wake of the police murders of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri and Eric Garner in New York City have challenged the impunity with which officers of the law carry out violence against Black people and punctured the illusion of a postracial America. The Black Lives Matter movement has…

Freedom Is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement
Books , Kindle Edition / February 9, 2017

Freedom Is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement In these newly collected essays, interviews, and speeches, world-renowned activist and scholar Angela Y. Davis illuminates the connections between struggles against state violence and oppression throughout history and around the world.Reflecting on the importance of black feminism, intersectionality, and prison abolitionism for today’s…

The United States of Fear
Books , Kindle Edition / December 13, 2016

The United States of Fear
“A tour de force.”—Jeremy Scahill “Tom Engelhardt is the I. F. Stone of the post-9/11 age.”—Andrew J. BacevichIn 2008, when the US National Intelligence Council issued its latest report meant for the administration of newly elected President Barack Obama, it predicted that the planet’s “sole superpower…

Splinterlands
Books , Kindle Edition / December 6, 2016

Splinterlands
Part Field Notes from a Catastrophe, part 1984, part World War Z, John Feffer’s striking new dystopian novel, takes us deep into the battered, shattered world of 2050. The European Union has broken apart. Multiethnic great powers like Russia and China have shriveled. America’s global military footprint has virtually disappeared and the Un…

Things that Can and Cannot Be Said: Essays and Conversations
Books , Kindle Edition / October 4, 2016

Things that Can and Cannot Be Said: Essays and Conversations
In late 2014, Arundhati Roy, John Cusack, and Daniel Ellsberg travelled to Moscow to meet with NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. The result was a series of essays and dialogues in which Roy and Cusack reflect on their conversations with Snowden. In these provocative and penetrating discussions, Roy and C…

Islamophobia and the Politics of Empire: The Cultural Logic of Empire
Books , Kindle Edition / August 8, 2016

Islamophobia and the Politics of Empire
In response to the events of 9/11, the Bush administration launched a “war on terror” ushering in an era of anti-Muslim racism, or Islamophobia. However, 9/11 alone did not create Islamophobia. This book examines the current backlash within the context of Islamophobia’s origins, in the historic relationship…

The Democrats: A Critical History (Updated edition)
Books , Kindle Edition / August 7, 2016

The Democrats: A Critical History (Updated edition) Offering a broad historical perspective, Selfa shows how the Democratic Party has time and again betrayed the aspirations of ordinary people while pursuing an agenda favorable to Wall Street and U.S. imperial ambitions.He examines the relationship between party leaders and social movements, from the civil rights struggle to the movement to end the Iraq war; reveals the unhapp…