Category: Monthly Review Press

Russophobia at Democratic Party Debate

Russophobia at Democratic Party Debate

—Jeremy Kuzmarov
Russophobia was on full display during the October 15th Democratic Party debate, with ominous repercussions for the future of American foreign policy.

Upcoming events with Gerald Horne

Author and historian Gerald Horne will be on a mini book tour this weekend to discuss his two new books, The Counter-Revolution of 1776: Slave Resistance and the Origins of the… READ MORE

Book giveaway: Open Veins of Latin America

Since its publication in 1971, Open Veins of Latin America has been translated into more than a dozen languages and has sold more than a million copies. Written by Uruguayan journalist Eduardo… READ MORE

Mandela was not a Hallmark card

—Alan Wieder Long-time South African educator and President of the New Unity Movement, R. O. Dudley had a quote that he used when speaking of various iconic South African struggle leaders: He… READ MORE

The barrel of the apartheid gun

—Nadine Gordimer The nobel laureate on Ruth First and Joe Slovo in the War Against Apartheid, a new biography of South Africa’s revolutionary couple, published by Monthly Review Press. [Below… READ MORE

In memoriam: Hugo Chávez

—Michael D. Yates The death of Hugo Chávez saddens those struggling for a better world. He was a great champion of the impoverished workers and peasants of both Venezuela and… READ MORE

Slideshow: Brooklyn Book Festival 2012

Thanks to everyone who stopped by our booth yesterday at the Brooklyn Book Festival! We had a blast sharing our excitement for forthcoming fall books and convincing our fans/visitors/friends to get… READ MORE