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  • Revolutionary Rehearsals in the Neoliberal Age

    Edited by Colin Barker, Gareth Dale, et al.

    This indispensable volume surveys revolutionary upheavals across the world between 1989 and 2019, drawing lessons for theorizing revolution today.

  • Border and Rule

    An urgent, global account of the migration crisis and the function of borders across political, social, cultural, and economic systems.

  • Extracting Profit

    A piercing historical explanation for poverty and inequality in African societies today, and social impact of resource-driven growth.
  • Urban Revolt

    Edited by Immanuel Ness, Trevor Ngwane, et al.
    Through detailed case studies, Urban Revolt unravels the potential and limitations of urban social movements on an international level.
  • Concerning Violence

    A beautiful photographic exploration of the revolutionary movements in Africa in the '60s and 70's.
  • Next Time They'll Come to Count the Dead

    In fast-paced and dramatic fashion, Turse reveals the harsh reality of modern warfare in the developing world.
  • Voices of Liberation

    A perfect introduction to one of the most influential figures in the fields of post-colonial studies, critical theory, and Marxism.
  • Apartheid Israel

    Edited by Sean Jacobs and Jon Soske
    Eighteen prominent South African scholars reflect on the analogy between apartheid South Africa and contemporary Israel.
  • BRICS

    Edited by Patrick Bond and Ana Garcia
    A critical examination of the contradictory rise to power of emerging economies Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa.
  • Tomorrow's Battlefield

    Investigative journalist and bestselling author Nick Turse exposes the shocking expansion of the U.S. military’s covert wars in Africa.
  • The Washington Connection and Third World Fascism

    Analyzes U.S. policy in Latin America, Asia, and Africa media and the role of the media in misreporting these policies.
  • Reading Revolution

    Shakespeare's work gives hope and inspiration to the political prisoners held on apartheid South Africa's infamous Robben Island.
  • African Struggles Today

    This groundbreaking analysis examines the gains, contradictions, and frustrations of twenty-first century prodemocracy struggles across Southern Africa
  • Notes from the Middle World

    An acclaimed South African writer, freedom fighter, and artist illuminates the labyrinth of our political present.
  • Class Struggle and Resistance in Africa

    Edited by Leo Zeilig
    This collection of essays and interviews studies class struggle and social empowerment on the African continent.
  • Poetry and Protest

    Edited by Aisha Karim and Lee Sustar
    A vital original collection of the interviews, poetry, and essays of the much-loved anti-apartheid leader.
  • The World Social Forum

    The inside story of how the worldwide movement against corporate globalization has become such a force.