The people really should own the means of production, y'know.

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  1.  A People's History of Poverty in America

    A People's History Of Poverty In America


    A classic since its original landmark publication in 1980, Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States is the first scholarly work to tell America’s story from the bottom up—from the point of view of, and in the words of, America’s women, factory workers, African Americans, Native Americans, working poor, and immigrant laborers. Learn More
  2. The Age of Acquiescence

    Age of Acquiescence: The Life and Death of American Resistance to Organized Wealth and Power


    A groundbreaking investigation of how and why, from the 18th century to the present day, American resistance to our ruling elites has vanished. Learn More
  3. The Boom

    Boom: How Fracking Ignited the American Energy Revolution and Changed the World


    Russell Gold, a brilliant and dogged investigative reporter at The Wall Street Journal, has spent more than a decade reporting on one of the biggest stories of our time: the spectacular, world-changing rise of “fracking.” Learn More
  4. Deadly Monopolies

    Deadly Monopolies: The Shocking Corporate Takeover of Life Itself--And the Consequences for Your Health and Our Medical Future


    From the award-winning author of Medical Apartheid, an exposé of the rush to own and exploit the raw materials of life—including yours. Learn More
  5. Debt (paperback cover)

    Debt: The First 5,000 Years


    Before there was money, there was debt. Learn More
  6. The Divide

    Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap


    A scathing portrait of an urgent new American crisis. Learn More
  7. The Economics of Inequality

    Economics of Inequality


    Thomas Piketty―whose Capital in the Twenty-First Century pushed inequality to the forefront of public debate―wrote The Economics of Inequality as an introduction to the conceptual and factual background necessary for interpreting changes in economic inequality over time. Learn More
  8. Hand to Mouth

    Hand to Mouth: Living in Bootstrap America


    We in America have certain ideas of what it means to be poor. Linda Tirado, in her signature brutally honest yet personable voice, takes all of these preconceived notions and smashes them to bits. Learn More
  9. Life Inc.

    Life Inc.


    How the World Became a Corporation and How to Take It Back. Learn More
  10. New Forms Of Worker Organization

    New Forms Of Worker Organization: The Syndicalist And Autonomist Restoration Of Class-Struggle Unionism


    As bureaucratic labor unions are currently under assault throughout the world, most have surrendered the achievements of the mid-20th century, when the working class was a militant force for change. Learn More
  11. Only One Thing Can Save Us

    Only One Thing Can Save Us: Why America Needs a New Kind of Labor Movement


    Is labor’s day over or is labor the only real answer for our time? In his new book, National Book Critics Circle Award finalist and labor lawyer Thomas Geoghegan argues that even as organized labor seems to be crumbling, a revived—but different—labor movement is the only way to stabilize the economy and save the middle class. Learn More
  12. The Accumulation of Freedom

    The Accumulation of Freedom: Writings on Anarchist Economics


    The only crisis of capitalism is capitalism itself. Learn More
  13. The Big Short

    The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine


    A brilliant account—character-rich and darkly humorous—of how the U.S. economy was driven over the cliff. Learn More
  14. The Myth of the Rational Market

    The Myth of the Rational Market: A History of Risk, Reward, and Delusion on Wall Street


    Chronicling the rise and fall of the efficient market theory and the century-long making of the modern financial industry, Justin Fox's The Myth of the Rational Market is as much an intellectual whodunit as a cultural history of the perils and possibilities of risk. Learn More
  15. The People's Pension

    The People's Pension: The Struggle to Defend Social Security Since Reagan


    The People's Pension is both groundbreaking history and an indispensable guide for anyone concerned about one of the biggest issues in the upcoming election. Learn More
  16. The Zero Marginal Cost Society

    Zero Marginal Cost Society: The Internet of Things, the Collaborative Commons, and the Eclipse of Capitalism


    In The Zero Marginal Cost Society, New York Times bestselling author Jeremy Rifkin describes how the emerging Internet of Things is speeding us to an era of nearly free goods and services, precipitating the meteoric rise of a global Collaborative Commons and the eclipse of capitalism. Learn More

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