“France’s leading Marxist public intellectual.” –Tariq Ali
A radical re-examination of the events surrounding Britain’s entry into the Great War
A front-line human rights defender fighting murderous impunity in the Mexican borderlands
The acclaimed, readable history of the Situationist International by the author of A Hacker Manifesto
Groundbreaking studies of Britain’s first major working-class movement
“A portrait of imperfect people who had the passion and pragmatism to put an end to a brutal and broken system.” – Financial Times
“Gripping and profoundly moving ... an astonishing feat of reportage.” – NPR Guide to 2014’s Great Reads
In this lively and wide-ranging book, Ellen Meiksins Wood argues that what is supposed to have epitomized bourgeois modernity, especially the...
A short, sharp, irreverent rejoinder to right-wing red-baiting.
Forceful and detailed account of the struggle for “freedom” after the American Civil War
How the French invented the barricade, and its symbolic impact on popular protests throughout history
The poets’ Great War: violence, revolution and modernism
How capitalism first promoted fossil fuels with the rise of steam power