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  • Writing Red

    A landmark volume showcasing the vital writing of revolutionary women during the 1930s.

  • Winter Soldiers

    The story of the soldiers who spoke their conscience and helped end the war in Vietnam.
  • Why Bad Governments Happen to Good People

    A sharp-witted indictment of our broken political system and a vision for a socialist alternative that is truly by and for the people.
  • Whose Story Is This?

    New feminist essays for the #MeToo era from the international best-selling author of Men Explain Things to Me and the forthcoming memoir Recollections of My Nonexistence.

  • "When the Welfare People Come"

    Analyzes the history of the U.S. child welfare system and its implications today, offering ideas for reform and building solidarity.
  • We Still Here

    In the midst of loss and death and suffering, our charge is to figure out what freedom really means—and how we take steps to get there.

  • The Violent American Century

    The Violent “American Century” addresses the U.S.-led transformations in war conduct and strategizing that followed 1945.
  • Vietnam

    Zinn’s compelling case against the Vietnam War
  • US Politics in an Age of Uncertainty

    Edited by Lance Selfa
    Resisting Trump must begin with an honest accounting of how he came to power.
  • The United States of Fear

    With piercing wit and brutal insight, Tom Engelhardt tours the future ruins of the American empire.
  • Unheard Voices of the Pandemic

    Edited by Dao X. Tran
    Personal narratives from farmworkers, sex workers, the undocumented, the incarcerated, and more—covering the first year COVID swept across the United States.
  • Under the Blacklight

    Critical insights from artists, activists, and scholars on the frontlines of the fight against racism and Covid-19.

  • Trotskyism in the United States

    Edited by George Breitman, Paul Le Blanc, et al.
    An outstanding set of informative essays, providing an unsurpassed account of the dynamic revolutionary socialist current known as American Trotskyism.
  • Tramps and Trade Union Travelers

    A thought-provoking analysis of how internal migration in Gilded Age America undermined collective organizing and workers’ political power.

  • Tomas Young's War

    An Iraq war veteran's powerful testament to the true cost of war.
  • Things That Make White People Uncomfortable

    Super Bowl Champion and three-time Pro Bowler Michael Bennett is an outspoken proponent for social justice and a man without a censor.

  • Things that Can and Cannot Be Said

    In this rich dialogue on surveillance, empire, and power, Roy and Cusack describe meeting NSA whistleblower Ed Snowden in Moscow.
  • The Speech

    Younge explains why "The Speech" maintains its powerful social relevance by sharing the dramatic story surrounding it.
  • The Southern Mystique

    Howard Zinn examines the politics of the South and his own experiences there.
  • Socialist Strategy and Electoral Politics

    A timely, free ebook about the fight for working-class power.

  • The Socialist Challenge Today

    A newly updated and expanded primer for 21st-century democratic socialists from acclaimed scholars Leo Panitch and Sam Gindin, with Stephen Maher.

  • SNCC

    Howard Zinn tells the story of one of the most important civil rights groups in American history.
  • The Silenced Majority

    Goodman and Moynihan take an anti-establishment stance and get to the heart of today's critical news stories and political events.
  • A Short History of the U.S. Working Class

    Le Blanc presents a colorful, fact-filled history that concentrates on the struggles and achievements of the often neglected laboring majority.