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Inge Viett, 1944-2022

Several weeks ago, we learned that Inge Viett had died. She passed on May 9, at the age of 78. We offer the following notes to English-speaking readers, so that they can know something of this former guerilla and her legacy. Inge Viett was a central participant in armed left …

Butch Lee / 1940-2021

Butch Lee liked to compare life to a busy transit system, in which people were always coming and going. Butch herself has left, died this passing year 2021, after a long determined battle with terminal illness. She leaves behind comrades and friends and family who cared deeply for her. She …

Russell Maroon Shoatz, Rest in Power

It is with great sadness, anger, and bitterness, that i have learned of the passing of Russell Maroon Shoatz. A prisoner of war for most of his life, Maroon came to symbolize not only the cruelty of the u.s. prison system, but also the indomitable spirit of resistance. In the …

Livres Anticoloniales et Antiracistes (en français!) à leftwingbooks.net

Ici à Kersplebedeb, nous venons de recevoir plusieurs livres excellentes de l’Europe, en français, avec un focus sur les luttes anticoloniales et antiracistes, de la Palestine à la France, de l’Algérie aux États-Unis.Nous espérons que dans les mois et années prochaines, nous allons pouvoir alimenter notre sélection francophone davantage. En …

Gift Ideas from Leftwingbooks.net

Pretty much everything on the leftwingbooks.net site would make for a great gift, if that is your thing this time of year, but here is a selection of some of our favorites. one of the best books i have ever read, or been lucky enough to publish, J. Sakai’s Settlers: …

International campaign for the release of Georges Abdallah

At the end of a month-long international campaign for the release of Georges Abdallah, a large demonstration will be held on October 23 in front of the Lannemezan prison in the South of France, where he is incarcerated. October 24 it will be 37 years that he has been in …

Kersplebedeb Statement on Writings of Kevin “Rashid” Johnson

It has come to the attention of Kersplebedeb Publishing that claims are being made that two books we have published by Kevin “Rashid” Johnson — Defying the Tomb and Panther Vision — were really “ghostwritten” by Tom Watts. Given that Kersplebedeb published both of these books and has plans to …