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

Book of Mercy

McClelland & Stewart Ltd | March 2, 2010 | 112 pages
Presents spiritual poems that deal with loss, perception, prayer, grace, achievement, loneliness, death, sorrow, and sacredness.  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

No Debate

Lorimer | October 26, 2011 |
How Israel lobby groups tried to curb free speech at York University.  More Info

A dictionary of 20th-century communism

Princeton Univ Pr | July 26, 2010 | 921 pages
The first book of its kind to appear since the end of the Cold War, this indispensable reference provides encyclopedic coverage of communism and its impact throughout the world in the twentieth century. With the opening of archives in former communist states over the past twenty years, scholars... 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

The Obama Syndome

Verso Books | September 1, 2011 | 156 pages
Argues that the Obama administration has not offered much of a change from the George W. Bush years, citing the Wall Street bailout, a health-care bill with no teeth, an escalating war on terror, and the continued appeasement of Israel.  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

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