Another gem of contemporary leftist thought from J. Moufawad-Paul. Austerity Apparatus serves as an extended afterword to Moufawad-Paul's previous two books, and while smaller in scale, it still packs a punch. Concepts ranging from cultural hegemony to post-financial meltdown austerity measures are covered, and as usual, Moufawad-Paul's interventions on these issues are unique and spot-on. I can't recommend this author enough.Recommended by Casey M.
For some time, there's been an unquestionable rift between environmental activists and class-centered leftists. While this rift certainly exists, is there any legitimate reason that it should? Ian Angus posits that not only are many of the issues between greens and reds born out of simple misunderstandings of each other's positions and histories, but also that both groups must work together if any feasible gains are to be made. Angus deftly and... (read more)Recommended by Casey M.