The shipyard painter, political activist and razor-sharp cartoonist Bob Starrett has just written a new book The Way I See It on his eventful life and times. Below we reprint one of his stories and review an essential read
The latest addition to Pluto's Revolutionary Lives series, this is an eminently readable and very welcome biography of the Digger's leader Gerrard Winstanley.
William Blum's account of how US imperialism operates globally is a sharp riposte to promoters of the 'American way,
Philip Pettit's lengthy review of political philosophy - written unfortunately in a very abstruse style - extends as far back as classical Rome.
Many years ago some believed that what happens in the US today will be happening here in five years. By now it probably comes a lot quicker and Project Censored works to uncover and showcase news stories in the public interest that have been ignored, misreported or censored by mainstream or corporate media.
"You've got to be taught to hate," the Rodgers and Hammerstein number goes.
An excellent biography of Frantz Fanon marks his continuing influence on the anti-colonialist struggle
Is The Real George Orwell series currently running on BBC radio avoiding some inconvenient truths
The Mau Mau freedom fighters in Kenya during the 1950s were the most significant threat to British colonialism in sub-Saharan Africa.