The Syriza Wave: Surging and Crashing with the Greek Left
by Helena Sheehan
(Monthly Review Press, £20.25)
ONE of the best books published on the recent fortunes of the Greek left, Helena Sheehan’s blend...
Monday 17th Jul 2017
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S.O.S: Alternatives to Capitalism
by Richard Swift
(World Changing, £9.99)
FEW on the left would question that there is a need for quick and dramatic political change socially and ecologically and Richard Swift...
Tuesday 18th Apr 2017
Steve Andrew reviews Farming, Fascism and Ecology
Monday 13th Mar 2017
Steve Andrew reviews The Mosaic of Islam: A Conversation with Perry Anderson by Suleiman Mourad (Verso, £9.99)
Monday 16th Jan 2017
Imperialism in the 21st Century: Globalization,Super Exploitation and Capitalism’s Final Crisisby John Smith (Monthly Review Press, £18.99)
THIS seminal and original study of contemporary...
Monday 1st Aug 2016
Serve the People: Making Asian America in the Long Sixtiesby Karen L Ishizuka(Verso, £20)
ALTHOUGH the input of Black and occasionally Hispanic movements to US politics in the 1960s has received some degree of...
Monday 4th Jul 2016
Scotland and the Easter Rising: Fresh Perspectives on 1916
Edited by Kirsty Lusk and Willy Maley (Luath Press, £12.99)
PUBLISHED on the centenary of the momentous events of 1916, this is a collection of quite different contributions that examine interconnections in a way...
Monday 13th Jun 2016
Steve Andrew reviews Big Jim Larkin, by Emmet O’Connor (University College Dublin Press, £42.50)
Monday 18th Apr 2016
The Pristine Culture of Capitalism: A Historical Essay on Old Regimes and Modern Statesby Ellen Meiksins Wood(Verso Books, £14.99)
ELLEN MEIKSINS WOOD is the ultimate historical guide in trying to understand how the transition from feudalism to capitalism came...
Monday 7th Mar 2016
Venezuela Reframed by Luis Fernando Angosto-Ferrandez(Zed Books, £18.99)
IN THE light of recent elections in Venezuela, it’s abundantly clear that the Bolivarian revolution is on the defensive.
Even so, it is by no means defeated. The PSUV —...
Monday 18th Jan 2016