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Recommended Radical Readings on Los Angeles

Posted on January 21st, 2009 in Recommended Reading

Editor’s note: As part of our ongoing “Recommended Reading” series, we asked Laura Pulido, an activist scholar and geographer at the University of Southern California, to share her thoughts with us about the best books on Los Angeles from a radical perspective. Pulido authored the very excellent Black, Brown, Yellow and Left: Radical activism in […]

Announcing the online publication of Jalan: A Journal of Asian Liberation

Posted on January 2nd, 2009 in Recommended Reading

Jalan Journal is an independent journal written by a multiracial collective of activists who work toward the liberation of Asian peoples from the forces of racism, empire and neo-colonialism. Asians are Pakistani, Iraqi, Afghani, Korean, Cambodian, Chinese, Palestinians and countless other faces. We are gender-bending men and women, queer and straight. We are fierce and […]

Free E-Books from Traficantes de sueños

Posted on November 3rd, 2008 in Anarchist Publishers, Recommended Reading

Spanish readers interested in radical theory and history will welcome the news that Madrid’s oppositional bookstore and publisher, Traficantes de sueños, has decided to make all of its publications available online for free in PDF format. You can visit their entire catalog here. Some notable titles (among many others) are: Con la comida no se […]

Free E-Book: Critical Geographies: A Collection of Readings

Posted on October 31st, 2008 in Recommended Reading

For a free, awesome, and huge (728 pages!) e-book on radical geography that emphasizes anarchism, check out Harald Bauder and Salvatore Engel-Di Mauro’s Critical Geographies: A Collection of Readings (Praxis (e) Press, 2008). Here’s the table of contents: Introduction: Critical Scholarship, Practice and Education Harald Bauder and Salvatore Engel-Di Mauro Part I: Critical Reflections What […]

Recommended Reading: The Spanish Civil War

Posted on September 29th, 2008 in Recommended Reading, Reviews

Editor’s Introduction: The Spanish Civil War (1936–1936) was a pivotal moment in the history of anarchism and the twentieth century as a whole. It is also the subject of literally tens of thousands of studies, which can make it very difficult for someone interested in reading about the topic to know where to begin. We […]