Books for changing the world
  • Palestine Speaks

    Edited by Mateo Hoke and Cate Malek

    For more than six decades, Israel and Palestine have been the global focal point of intractable conflict, one that has led to one of the world’s most widely reported yet least understood human rights crises. In their own words, men and women from West Bank and Gaza describe how their lives have been shaped by the conflict. Here are stories that humanize the oft-ignored violations of human rights that occur daily in the occupied Palestinian territories.

  • Patriot Acts

    Edited by Alia Malek

    In their own words, the narrators of Patriot Acts recount their lives before the 9/11 attacks and their experiences of the backlash that have deeply altered their lives and communities.

  • The Dialectics of Capital (volume 1)

    The single most important work in English to build on the theory of Japanese economist Kōzō Uno

  • The Dialectics of Capital (volume 2)

    The single most important work in English to build on the theory of Japanese economist Kōzō Uno

  • Bread and Beauty

    A definitive reevaluation of the relationship between culture and politics in the thought of Peruvian socialist José Carlos Mariátegui.

  • Caesarism and Bonapartism in Gramsci

    This essential book offers a fresh assessment of the Caesarist-Bonapartist paradigm in Gramsci's thought.

  • Growth and Change in Neoliberal Capitalism

    Growth and Change in Neoliberal Capitalism is an essential read for all those looking to better understand the contemporary global economy

  • The Ideological Condition

    An essential collection of Himani Bannerji's writing on ideology, consciousness, and socialist struggle.

  • Red Banners, Books and Beer Mugs

    This probing history offers an in-depth examination of the robust role of the German Social Democratic party in the lives of its members.

  • Subjectivation and Cohesion

    An innovative exposition of a novel materialist legal theory, based on an important reexamination of legal thinking in the tradition of Marx.

  • Repair

    A compelling case for reparations based on powerful, first person accounts detailing both the horrors of slavery and past promises made to its survivors.

  • Rifqa

    Rifqa is Palestinian poet Mohammed El-Kurd’s ode to his late grandmother, and to the Palestinian struggle for liberation. ‘Jerusalem is ours.’

  • I Remember Death By Its Proximity to What I Love

    The long form poem is tethered in folklore and personal narrative, detailing the impact of the destructive mass incarceration system.

  • Social Welfare Responses in a Neoliberal Era

    Edited by Cory Blad and Mia Arp Fallov

    An important sociological intervention into the way that states enact welfare policies in the Neoliberal era.

  • Unheard Voices of the Pandemic

    Edited by Dao X. Tran
    Personal narratives from farmworkers, sex workers, the undocumented, the incarcerated, and more—covering the first year COVID swept across the United States.
  • Confronting Reification

    Despite his enduring influence, Georg Lukács has come under attack in his native Hungary. This collection aims to defend his ideas and legacy.

  • Mi María: Surviving the Storm

    Puerto Rican voices share their stories of surviving Hurricane María and its aftermath.

  • Critical Reflections on Economy and Politics in India. Volume 1

    A magisterial class based analysis of the economic situation in contemporary India

  • Critical Reflections on Economy and Politics in India. Volume 2

    A magisterial class based analysis of the political situation in contemporary India

  • The Critique of Religion and Religion’s Critique

    Edited by Dustin J. Byrd

    A wide-ranging and provocative collection engaging with Rudolf J. Siebert’s dialectical religiology.

  • Nietzsche, the Aristocratic Rebel

    Available in English for the first time, this masterwork is widely regarded as the single most important book on Nietzsche.

  • Violent Order

    Violent Order explores the everyday practices of police and policing as modes of violence in the fabrication of social order.

  • The Border Crossed Us

    A compelling argument that re-building unions requires solidarity with migrant workers and opening borders.

  • Paul Frölich: In the Radical Camp

    Recently discovered and newly translated, this memoir from one of German Communism's founders sheds important new light on the Revolution