A family history that explores the KGB, the fur trade, Freud and the assassination of Trotsky
Venezuela under Hugo Chávez could be a model for peaceful revolution—or it could all be undone by the specters of the past.
Some of the earliest examples of communist thought, introduced by Tony Benn.
A renowned historian introduces Mary Wollestonecraft’s seminal feminist tract
A powerful argument for Chechen self-determination, and a definitive history of the region.
How did the dynamic economic system we know as capitalism develop among the peasants and lords of feudal Europe?
In this lively and wide-ranging book, Ellen Meiksins Wood argues that what is supposed to have epitomized bourgeois modernity, especially the...
From the tragedy of 9/11 to the farce of the financial meltdown.
Žižek analyzes the end of the world at the hands of the “four riders of the apocalypse.”
The renowned philosopher finds a utopian future in worldwide protests.