Category: International politics & socialism

The Verso book of dissent

Verso Books | November 8, 2010 | 366 pages
A unique anthology presents the voices of political dissent through the ages, via poems and songs, pamphlets and speeches and plays and manifestos, in a collection that includes excerpts from Joe Hill, Eugene Debs, Frederick Douglass, Galileo, Olympe de Gouges and many more. Original.  More Info

Bleeding Afghanistan

Seven Stories Pr | June 27, 2019 | 315 pages
An on-the-ground report of how U.S. policy has affected Afghanistan's struggle to define itself post-9/11.  More Info

Empire's law

Pluto Press | June 27, 2019 | 381 pages
Examines the impact of pre-emptive war on international law and human rights.  More Info

Fearmonger

Lorimer | October 11, 2011 | 230 pages
"Fearmonger" is the first comprehensive independent analysis of the "tough on crime" measures being implemented by the Canadian federal government under Stephen Harper. Author Paula Mallea, a former criminal lawyer and a research associate with the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, lays out... More Info

Canada and the Changing Arctic

Wilfrid Laurier Univ Pr | November 30, 2011 | 310 pages
The Arctic is being transformed. Climate change has generated new concerns about resources, transportation, sovereignty, security, and about the future of Northern peoples. In this book, three of Canada's leading commentators on Arctic issues debate what the country should do to frame and implement... More Info

Hopes and Prospects

June 1, 2010 | 327 pages
"This is a classic Chomsky work: a bonfire of myths and lies, sophistries and delusions. Noam Chomsky is an enduring inspiration all over the world for the simple reason that he is a truth-teller on an epic scale. I salute him."---John Pilger In this urgent new book, Noam Chomsky surveys the... More Info

Marxism after Marx

Palgrave MacMillan | April 3, 2007 | 449 pages
Now in its fourth edition, this account of 20th-century Marxism includes bibliographical information and sections covering developments in the area over the last decade.  More Info

The Armageddon Factor

Random House Canada | May 11, 2010 | 419 pages
Documents the extent of the influence that the religious right already wields in Canada and shows how, quietly, often stealthily, it has provoked far-reaching changes in Canadian policies and institutions, including our public service, our schools and our courts.  More Info

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