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November’s New Titles at Leftwingbooks.net (yay!)

We are very happy to announce that over the past week we have received dozens of new titles at Leftwingbooks.net — just click on the book cover in question to go to the site where you can place your order. Remember, free delivery (no minimum!) in Montreal, or with any …

Virtual Book Launch: The Philosophy of Antifascism & Demarcation and Demystification

Join us on Saturday, December 5th, 2020 at 7 pm EST for a virtual book launch — Devin Zane Shaw is the author of The Philosophy of Antifascism. Joshua Moufawad-Paul is the author of Demarcation and Demystification. Join our event to discuss antifascism and radical philosophy! Advance Registration required: cutt.ly/VirtualBookLaunch Copies in Toronto …

Urgent! Take action for Russell ‘Maroon’ Shoatz!

(reposted from Socialist Resurgence) Black liberation fighter Russell “Maroon” Shoatz has tested positive for COVID-19. Maroon, a former member of the Black Panther Party and the Black Liberation Army, is a political prisoner/prisoner of war held by the state of Pennsylvania. Maroon has been imprisoned since 1972, when he was …

Nov. 16 – Black Panther Party Seattle Chapter Captain Aaron Dixon “in Montreal”

En français ci-dessous A Talk by Black Panther Party Seattle Chapter Captain Aaron Dixon Monday November 16, 6pm Online via Zoom Facebook event https://www.facebook.com/events/370006314312637 ****Pre-registration required: https://forms.gle/C5HiCaQ7Rsg3xnEq8 Aaron Dixon is a political activist who established the Seattle chapter of the Black Panther Party in 1968, and co-founded the Seattle Area …

November Book Sale at Leftwingbooks.net!

The November book sale at leftwingbooks.net is here; many new titles discounted, on themes ranging from feminism to armed struggle to the rise of global authoritarianism, titles by Silvia Federici, J. Sakai, Ulrike Meinhof, and many otehrs … check them out at: https://www.leftwingbooks.net/sale And stay tuned! We will be adding …

 Resist the Reincarceration of Jalil Muntaqim!

Monroe County District Attorney Attempts to Reincarcerate a Respected Elder [recovering from COVID-19] on Fabricated Charges Jalil Muntaqim, former Black Panther and respected elder, was recently released after nearly 50 years in prison The NYS Board of Parole, in his 14th hearing, interviewed him at length and determined that he …

kites: a journal of communist theory and strategy #2 (October 2020)

The second issue (Oct. 2020) of this communist journal is now available from leftwingbooks.net — the following is taken from its opening editorial [“Nothing is hard if we dare to scale the heights”]: Revolutionary philosophy, strategy, and politics are difficult to come by in North America today. While the member organizations …

2021 Certain Days Freedom for Political Prisoners Calendar

We are happy to announce the 2021 edition of  The Certain Days: Freedom for Political Prisoners Calendar. Certain Days is a joint fundraising and educational project between outside organizers in Montreal, Hamilton, New York and Baltimore, with two political prisoners being held in maximum-security prisons: David Gilbert in New York …

Antifascist and Antiprison October Book Sale at Leftwingbooks.net

As we enter what promises to be an Autumn of historic challenges, the theme of antifascism is front-and-center not only for our movements, but also in the mainstream media. At the same time, in a dialectic that is not at all difficult to decipher, prisoners’ and antiprison struggles remain vitally …