New Book: Inequality, Boom, and Bust – From Billionaire Capitalism to Equality and Full Employment

By Howard J. & Paul D. Sherman, From Routledge: There is enormous inequality between the income and wealth of the richest 1 percent and all other Americans. While the top 1 percent own 42 percent of all wealth in America, the lower half on the income ladder has only 2 percent of all of the … More New Book: Inequality, Boom, and Bust – From Billionaire Capitalism to Equality and Full Employment

New Book: Class War, USA – Dispatches from Workers’ Struggles in American History

by Brandon Weber. From Haymarket Books: An engaging collection of riveting stories about working people in United States history fighting back in the darkest times. Class War, USA is a rich collection of stories about ordinary people who resisted oppression and exploitation against all odds. Brandon Weber’s succinct and vivid essays capture crucial moments of struggle … More New Book: Class War, USA – Dispatches from Workers’ Struggles in American History

New book: The Dutch and German Communist Left (1900-1968)

by Philippe Bourrinet. From Haymarket Books: The most substantial history to date of the famous ‘ultra-left’ tendency within the international Communist movement. The Dutch-German Communist Left, represented by the German KAPD-AAUD, the Dutch KAPN, and the Bulgarian Communist Workers Party, separated from the Communist International in 1921, and famously attracted the ire of Lenin, who … More New book: The Dutch and German Communist Left (1900-1968)