‘Mourning and Militancy’ Richard Seymour interviewed by Michael D. Yates

Richard Seymour is a writer, scholar, journalist, broadcaster, and political activist. Born in Northern Ireland and now living in London, he has become a leading voice on the left. An exceptional writer, his prose is both elegant and accessible to a mass audience. His blog, Lenin’s Tomb, is a consistent source of thoughtful analysis and … More ‘Mourning and Militancy’ Richard Seymour interviewed by Michael D. Yates

Solidarity Rising in Massachusetts

Originally posted on Practical Visionaries:
New report documents emerging solidarity economy movement in lower income communities of color [Download Solidarity Rising Report] A solidarity economy movement is emerging from lower-income communities of color in Massachusetts. This movement aspires to transform capitalism—as we know it—into a world rooted in values of democracy, justice, and sustainability. These…

Women’s Liberation reading guide from Haymarket Books

March is Women’s History Month, and March 8th is International Working Women’s Day. This year, women all over the world will demonstrate, strike, and continue to organize to highlight the struggles of women around the world. In solidarity, Haymarket Books offers a reading guide for those looking for the history, politics, and inspiration, to learn … More Women’s Liberation reading guide from Haymarket Books

African labour and social militancy, Marxist framing and revolutionary movement-building

By Patrick Bond, It is a great period to be a revolutionary activist in Africa. Yet the sense of stop-start progress and regress in so many sites of struggle reflects in part how poorly the working-class, poor, progressive middle class, social movements and other democrats have made alliances. The African uprising against neoliberalism hasn’t yet … More African labour and social militancy, Marxist framing and revolutionary movement-building

Haymarket Books Resistance Reading List

Haymarket Books offers a reading guide for those looking for the history, politics, and inspiration for the many struggles to come: Hope in the Dark: Untold Histories, Wild Possibilities By Rebecca Solnit Demand the Impossible! By Bill Ayers From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation By Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor Freedom is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement … More Haymarket Books Resistance Reading List

URPE Brooklyn Conference: Left-Wing Economics in a Right-Wing Political Climate

St. Francis College, Brooklyn NY, April 8, 2017 The Conference will bring together the theoretical perspectives of radical political economics and the organizational experiences of those engaged in struggle on the many crucial issues confronting us today.   It will, we hope, contribute to the development of an agenda that can guide all of us … More URPE Brooklyn Conference: Left-Wing Economics in a Right-Wing Political Climate