Freedom Is a Constant Struggle

Freedom Is a Constant Struggle In these newly collected essays, interviews, and speeches, world renowned activist and scholar Angela Y Davis illuminates the connections between struggles against state violence and oppression throughout history and around the world n nReflecting on the importance of black feminism, intersectionali

The Master's Tools Will Never Dismantle the Master's House

The Master's Tools Will Never Dismantle the Master's House From the self described black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet , these soaring, urgent essays on the power of women, poetry and anger are filled with darkness and light n nPenguin Modern fifty new books celebrating the pioneering spirit of the iconic Penguin Modern Classics series, with each one off

Feminism for the 99%: A Manifesto

Feminism for the 99%: A Manifesto From three of the organisers of the International Women s Strike US a manifesto for when leaning in is not enough n nRecent years have seen the emergence of massive feminist mobilizations around the world, offering an alternative to the liberal feminism that has become the handmaiden of capitalism

The Argonauts

The Argonauts An intrepid voyage out to the frontiers of the latest thinking about love, language, and family n nMaggie Nelson s The Argonauts is a genre bending memoir, a work of autotheory offering fresh, fierce, and timely thinking about desire, identity, and the limitations and possibilities of love and lang

Bullshit Jobs: A Theory

Bullshit Jobs: A Theory From bestselling writer David Graeber, a powerful argument against the rise of meaningless, unfulfilling jobs, and their consequences.Does your job make a meaningful contribution to the world In the spring of 2013, David Graeber asked this question in a playful, provocative essay titled On the Phe

From #BlackLivesMatter To Black Liberation

From #BlackLivesMatter To Black Liberation The eruption of mass protests in the wake of the police murders of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri and Eric Garner in New York City have challenged the impunity with which officers of the law carry out violence against Black people and punctured the illusion of a postracial America The Black Li

Chokehold: Policing Black Men

Chokehold: Policing Black Men With the eloquence of Ta Nehisi Coates and the persuasive research of Michelle Alexander, a former federal prosecutor explains how the system really works, and how to disrupt it n nCops, politicians, and ordinary people are afraid of black men The result is the Chokehold laws and practices that trea

Grand Hotel Abyss: The Lives of the Frankfurt School

Grand Hotel Abyss: The Lives of the Frankfurt School Who were the Frankfurt School Benjamin, Adorno, Marcuse, Horkheimer and why do they matter today n nIn 1923, a group of young radical German thinkers and intellectuals came together to at Victoria Alle 7, Frankfurt, determined to explain the workings of the modern world Among the most prominent memb