Authors

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    Mike Davis

    Mike Davis is the author of several books including City of Quartz, The Monster at Our Door, Buda...
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    Arundhati Roy

    “Revolutions can, and often have, begun with reading.
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    Michele Wallace

    “Courageous, outspoken, clear-eyed.” — Publishers Weekly
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    Angela Y. Davis

    Angela Y. Davis is a political activist, scholar, author, and speaker. She is the author of...
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    Juliet Jacques

    “Powerful and engaging.” — New York Times

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    Ta-Nehisi Coates

    “The young James Joyce of the hip-hop generation.” — Walter Mosley 

Books

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    Buda’s Wagon

    The brilliant and disturbing 100-year history of the “poor man’s air force,” the ubiquitous weapon of urban mass destruction

    11 posts

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    Planet of Slums

    The classic, brilliant, best-selling account of the rise of the world’s slums, where, according to the United Nations, one billion people now live

    20 posts

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    Late Victorian Holocausts

    A magisterial melding of global ecological and political history, disclosing the nineteenth-century roots of underdevelopment in what became the Third World

    9 posts

Events

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    January 24, 2017

    Newcastle, United Kingdom

    Waterstones Newcastle

    An Evening with John Rees

    Join historian and activist John Rees to discuss his new book, The Leveller Revolution.
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    February 02, 2017 - February 03, 2017

    London, United Kingdom

    St Mary’s Church, Putney

    The Putney Debates 2017 - Constitutional Crisis in the United Kingdom

    A host of leading figures from the law, politics, business, and civil society will offer their vision and debate the issues in our restaging of the historic Putney Debates for the age of Brexit. Featuring John Rees, author of The Leveller Revolution.
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    January 20, 2017

    Washington, District of Columbia

    The Lincoln Theatre

    Bracing for Trump: an anti-inauguration

    Verso Books, Jacobin Magazine, and Haymarket Books present an anti-inauguration event

Blog

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