The police have always been used as a tool for the social control of minority populations and to protect the power and property of the elite. A reading list that puts the call for the abolishment of the police in historical context.
Feminist reading featuring Nancy Fraser, Nina Lakhani, Andrea Long Chu, Juno Mac and Molly Smith, Leta Hong Fincher, Sophie Lewis and Elizabeth Martínez.
Key titles from across Verso's many series and imprints.
The political prisoner has played a central role in the history of modern liberation struggles, argues Angela Davis.
An essay by W.E.B. Du Bois on the imperial roots of American racism.
A reading list inspired by black radicalism, featuring Julius Scott's The Common Wind as well as Angela Davis, Manning Marable, and W.E.B. Du Bois.
Taking feminism back to its radical political roots.
A flash sale of our top works of activism and theory to celebrate the made-up holiday Red Day.
Our bestselling books on feminism, gender, race, and political theory by Verso's top women authors.
Fundamental reading on race, ethnicity and anti-colonialism.