Books written by Mike Gonzalez

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The Ebb of the Pink Tide

Pluto Press (UK) | September 20, 2018 | 208 pages
Following the election of Hugo Chavez to the Venezuelan presidency, and the Cochabamba water wars, Latin American politics were radicalised and their governments populated with former activists and trade union leaders. In this book, renowned Latin Americanist Mike Gonzalez explores the course of... More Info

The Last Drop

Pluto Press (UK) | September 7, 2015 | 224 pages
Indispensable for human existence yet increasingly owned and controlled by private capital; the last decade has witnessed an intensifying battle for water. The exploding profits of the multinational companies which dominate the water industry are testimony to how high the stakes are - by 2012 it... More Info

Hugo Chavez

Pluto Press (UK) | February 20, 2014 | 184 pages
When Hugo Chavez, then President of Venezuela, died in 2013, millions across the globe mourned. In an age where most politicians inspire only apathy and cynicism, Chavez's popularity, radicalism and vibrant personality were truly unique. Released one year after Chavez's unexpected death, this... More Info

Arms and the People

Pluto Press | December 24, 2012 | 272 pages
Looking at a range of global historical experiences, Arms and the People examines the relationship between mass movements and military institutions. Some argue that it is impossible to achieve and protect a revolution without the support of the army, but how can the support of the army be won?Arms... More Info