Protest

Revolutionary Yiddishland: A History of Jewish Radicalism

Alain Brossat and Sylvia Klingberg

Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781784786069

Recovering the history of the revolutionary Jewish traditionJewish radicals manned the barricades on the avenues of Petrograd and the alleys of the Warsaw ghetto; they were in the vanguar...

The Philosophy of Marx

Etienne Balibar

Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781784786038

A rich and accessible introduction to Marx’s fundamental concepts from a key intellectual—now updated

How Did We Get Into This Mess?: Politics, Equality, Nature

George Monbiot

Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781786630780

Leading political and environmental commentator on where we have gone wrong, and what to do about it.

The Shock of the Anthropocene: The Earth, History and Us

Christophe Bonneuil and Jean-Baptiste Fressoz

Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781784785031

Dissecting the new theoretical buzzword of the Anthropocene.

The Production of Money: How to Break the Power of the Banks

Ann Pettifor

Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781786631343

Money makes the world go round: but what is it really? And how is it produced? Above all, who controls its production, and in whose interests? Money is never a neutral medium of exchange....

Speaking of Universities

Stefan Collini

Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781786631398

In recent decades there has been an immense global surge in the numbers both of universities and of students. In the UK alone there are now over 140 institutions teaching more subjects to...

Redemption Song: Muhammad Ali and the Spirit of the Sixties

Mike Marqusee

Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781786632425

When Muhammad Ali died, many mourned the life of the greatest sportsman the world had ever seen. In Redemption Song, Mike Marqusee argues that Ali was not just a boxer but a remarkable po...

Dirty Secrets: How Tax Havens Destroy the Economy

Richard Murphy

Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781786631671

The revelations from the Panama Papers show unknown levels of secret money: how the superrich hide their wealth from the rest of us."Dirty Secrets" uncovers the extent of the corruption b...

Buying Time: The Delayed Crisis of Democratic Capitalism

Wolfgang Streeck

Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781786630711

The financial and economic crisis that began in 2008 still has the world on tenterhooks. The gravity of the situation is matched by a general paucity of understanding about what is happen...

History of the Russian Revolution

Leon Trotsky

Label Penguin Genre Protest Cat no. 9780241301319

Regarded by many as among the most powerful works of history ever written, The History of the Russian Revolution offers an unparalleled account of one of the most pivotal and hotly debate...

It Can't Happen Here

Sinclair Lewis

Label Penguin Genre Protest Cat no. 9780241310663

It's 1935 and discontent is rife in America. From the political margins appears Buzz Windrip, charismatic presidential candidate and 'inspired guesser at what political doctrines the peop...

Corbyn and Trident: Labour's Continuing Controversy

Carol Turner

Label Public Reading Rooms Genre Protest Cat no. 9780995535213

Carol Turner has produced a fascinating account of the turbulent debates within the Labour Party over this most crucial of questions.

What We Do Now: Standing Up For Your Values In Trump's America

Dennis Loy Johnson

Label melville house Genre Protest Cat no. 9781612196596

In response to Trump's shocking election win and imminent inauguration, Melville House has pulled together a timely and essential 'instant book'. What We Do Now collects short essays by l...

Black Power 50

Sylvaine A. Diouf and Komozi Woodward

Label The New Press Genre Protest Cat no. 9781620971482

Black Power burst onto the world scene in 1966 with ideas, politics and fashion that opened the eyes of millions of people across the globe. In the United States, the movement spread like...

Dreams from My Father

Barack Obama

Label canongate Genre Protest Cat no. 9781782119258

The son of a black African father and a white American mother, Obama was only two years old when his father walked out on the family. Many years later, Obama receives a phone call from Na...

The Black Panthers: Portraits from an Unfinished Revolution

Bryan Shih and Yohuru Williams

Label Nation Genre Protest Cat no. 9781568585550

October 2016 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party, an organization that remains one of the most misunderstood of the twentieth century. But beyond the...

Bad Girls Throughout History

Ann Shen

Label Chronicle Books Genre Protest Cat no. 9781452153933

Aphra Behn, first female professional writer. Sojourner Truth, activist and abolitionist. Ada Lovelace, first computer programmer. Marie Curie, first woman to win the Nobel Prize. Joan Je...

Pocket Pantheon: Figures of Postwar Philosophy

Alain Badiou

Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781784786250

In Pocket Pantheon Alain Badiou, one of today's leading political and philosophical minds, invites readers to engage with some of the great thinkers of the postwar Western tradition such ...

The Beautiful Struggle: A Memoir

Ta-Nehisi Coates

Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781784785345

The Beautiful Struggle is an extraordinary memoir from the most important new voice in the US race debate and the author of New York Times bestseller list no. 1 Between the World and Me, ...

Scotland Yardie

Bobby Joseph and Joseph Samuels

Label Turnaround Genre Protest Cat no. 9780861662517

With institutionalised racism at an all-time high, the Metropolitan Police embark on their yearly drive to recruit more ethnic people in the police force. With little or no success they b...

The Pinch

David Willetts

Released 08/03/18 Label Atlantic Genre Protest Cat no. 9781786491220

The baby boom of 1945-65 produced the biggest, richest generation that Britain has ever known. Today, at the peak of their power and wealth, baby boomers now run our country; by virtue of...

The Crunk Feminist Collection

Brittney C. Cooper, Robin M Boylorn, Susana M. Morris

Released 01/12/17 Label feminist press Genre Protest Cat no. 9781558619432

For the Crunk Feminist Collective, their academic day jobs were lacking in conversations they actually wanted - relevant, real conversations about how race and gender politics intersect w...

The Making of the Black Working Class in Britain

Ron Ramdin

Released 01/08/17 Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781786630650

This is the first comprehensive historical perspective on the relationship between black workers and the changing patterns of Britain's labour needs.

The End of Policing

Alex Vitale

Released 01/08/17 Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781784782894

Recent years have seen an explosion of protest and concern about police brutality and repression - especially after months of violent protest erupted in TKyear in Ferguson, Missouri follo...

Lenin 2017: Remembering, Repeating, and Working Through

Slavoj Zizek

Released 11/07/17 Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781786631886

Lenin's originality and importance as a revolutionary leader is most often associated with the seizure of power in 1917. But, Zizek argues in his new study and collection of original text...

As Radical as Reality Itself: Marxism and Tradition

Neil Davidson

Released 22/06/17 Label haymarket Genre Protest Cat no. 9781608466030

In this book of essays Neil Davidson examines Marxism's relationship to previously existing traditions (the Enlightenment), as well as the precise boundaries of the Marxist tradition itse...

Threads: From the Refugee Crisis

Kate Evans

Released 20/06/17 Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781786631732

A heartbreaking, full-color graphic novel of the refugee drama. In the French port town of Calais, the historic home of the lace industry, a city within a city has arisen. This new town, ...

The City: London and the Global Power of Finance

Tony Norfield

Released 13/06/17 Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781784785024

The City, as London's financial centre is known, is the world's biggest international banking and foreign exchange market, shaping the development of global capital. It is also, as this ...

Making Trouble: Life and Politics

Lynne Segal

Released 06/06/17 Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781786631510

What happens when angry young rebels become wary older women, ageing in a leaner, meaner time: a time which exalts only the ‘new’, in a ruling orthodoxy daily disparaging all it portrays ...

De Colores Means All of Us: Latina Views for a Multi-Colored Century

Elizabeth Martínez

Released 06/06/17 Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781786631176

A radical Latina perspective on race, liberation, and identity Elizabeth Martínez’s unique Chicana voice arises from over thirty years of experience in the movements for civil rights, wom...

Post Truth: The New War on Truth and How to Fight Back

Matthew d'Ancona

Released 25/05/17 Label ebury Genre Protest Cat no. 9781785036873

Matthew d'Ancona is a British journalist. He writes a weekly column for the Guardian and was previously editor of the Spectator. Matthew was the Sunday Telegraph's political columnist for...

Insane Clown President: Dispatches from the American Circus

Matt Taibbi

Released 25/05/17 Label WH Allen Genre Protest Cat no. 9780753548417

"The thing is, when you actually think about it, it's not funny. Given what's at stake, it's more like the opposite, like the first sign of the collapse of the United States as a global ...

Chronicles: On Our Troubled Times

Thomas Piketty

Released 25/05/17 Label Viking Genre Protest Cat no. 9780241307205

The return of the best-selling, award-winning economist extraordinaire With the same powerful evidence, and range of reference, as his global bestseller Capital in the Twenty-First Centur...

Creating Freedom: Power, Control and the Fight for Our Future

Raoul Martinez

Released 25/05/17 Label canongate Genre Protest Cat no. 9781782111887

We are far less free than we like to think.

The New Odyssey: The Story of Europe's Refugee Crisis

Patrick Kingsley

Released 18/05/17 Label faber Genre Protest Cat no. 9781783351060

Europe is facing a wave of migration unmatched since the end of World War II - and no one has reported on this crisis in more depth or breadth than the Guardian's migration correspondent,...

Tear Gas: From the Battlefields of WWI to the Streets of Today

Anna Feigenbaum

Released 16/05/17 Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781784780265

One hundred years ago, French troops fired tear gas grenades into German trenches. Designed to force people out from behind barricades and trenches, tear gas causes burning of the eyes an...

October: The Story of the Russian Revolution

China Míeville

Released 09/05/17 Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781784782771

The renowned fantasy and science fiction writer China Mieville has long been inspired by the ideals of the Russian Revolution and here, on the centenary of the revolution, he provides his...

The Good Immigrant

Nikesh Shukla

Released 04/05/17 Label unbound Genre Protest Cat no. 9781783523955

How does it feel to be constantly regarded as a potential threat, strip-searched at every airport? Or be told that, as an actress, the part you’re most fitted to play is ‘wife of a terror...

Karl Marx: Greatness and Illusion

Gareth Stedman Jones

Released 04/05/17 Label Penguin Genre Protest Cat no. 9780141024806

As the nineteenth century unfolded, its inhabitants had to come to terms with an unparalleled range of political, economic, religious and intellectual challenges. Distances shrank, new to...

Who Rules the World?

Noam Chomsky

Released 04/05/17 Label Penguin Genre Protest Cat no. 9780241189450

A new book on the state of the world today -- from one of the most respected and revered political commentators aliveNoam Chomsky: philosopher, political writer, fearless activist. No one...

Fictitious Capital: How Finance Is Appropriating Our Future

Cédric Durand

Released 02/05/17 Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781784787196

How finance is a mechanism of social and political domination.The turbulence of the financial markets is often explained in terms of the immorality of market agents, misguided economic th...

In Defense of Lost Causes

Slavoj Zizek

Released 02/05/17 Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781786630797

In this combative major work, philosophical sharpshooter Slavoj Zizek looks for the kernel of truth in the totalitarian politics of the past. Examining Heidegger's seduction by fascism an...

A Peoples History of the World: From the Stone Age to the New Millennium

Chris Harman

Released 02/05/17 Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781786630810

In this monumental book, Chris Harman achieves the impossible - a gripping history of the planet from the perspective of the struggling people throughout the ages. From earliest human soc...

The Killing of Osama Bin Laden

Seymour M. Hersh

Released 02/05/17 Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781784784393

In 2011, an elite group of US Navy SEALS stormed an enclosure in the Pakistani city of Abbottabad and killed Osama bin Laden, the man the United States had begun chasing before the devast...

Cities of Power: The Urban, The National, The Popular, The Global

Professor Goran Therborn

Released 02/05/17 Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781784785444

Why are some cities more powerful than others? What makes a capital city different from others in a nation state? In this brilliant survey of urban politics, leading sociologist Goran The...

The Age of Inequality: Corporate America's War on Working People

Jeremy Gantz

Released 02/05/17 Label verso Genre Protest Cat no. 9781786631145

Forty years ago, the richest 1 percent controlled 25 per cent of America's wealth. Today it's 40 percent, and the richest one-tenth of one percent have as much wealth as the bottom 90 per...

Good As You: From Prejudice to Pride: 30 Years of Gay Britain

Paul Flynn

Released 27/04/17 Label ebury Genre Protest Cat no. 9781785032929

In 1984 the pulsing electronics and soft vocals of Smalltown Boy would become an anthem uniting gay men. A month later, an aggressive virus, HIV, would be identified and a climate of pani...

Border Bang

Jorge R. Gutierrez

Released 27/04/17 Label Cernunnos Genre Protest Cat no. 9782374950419

Border Bang is a passionate love letter to the Tijuana and US border, documenting the bootleg artifacts sold to locals and tourists alike. Reappropriating the bombardment of pop culture ...