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    May 2, 2019

    We regret to announce that the International Socialist Review, a project of the Center for Economic Research and Social Change (CERSC), is suspending publication after twenty-two years. We thank our subscribers, readers, and authors for their contributions and support. We hope that other publications will continue to carry the legacy of Marxist theory, analysis, and politics to future radicalizing generations.

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Issue #79

September 2011
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Features

Interviews

Reviews

  • Before Montgomery

    Elizabeth Schulte reviews At the Dark End of the Street: A New History of the Civil Rights Movement from Rosa Parks to the Rise of Black Power by Danielle L. Mcguire
  • Inequality is the policy

    Lance Selfa reviews Winner-Take-All Politics: How Washington Made the Rich Richer—And Turned Its Back on the Middle Class by Jacob S. Hacker and Paul Pierson
  • The great fear revisited

    Joe Allen reviews The Fear Within: Spies, Commies, and American Democracy on Trial by Scott Martelle

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    Jason Netek reviews The Socialist Alternative: Real Human Development by MIchael Lebowitz

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Issue #81

January 2012

Rosa Luxemburg

Life of a revolutionary
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Features

Critical Thinking

Reviews

  • The life behind the icon

    Charles Peterson reviews The John Carlos Story: The Sports Moment That Changed the World by John Carlos and Dave Zirin
  • The politics of climate change activism

    Chris Williams reviews The Rise of the Green Left: A Global Introduction to Ecosocialism by Derek Wall and Toward Climate Justice: Perspectives on the Climate Crisis and Social Change by Brian Tokar
  • Anything went

    Paul D'Amato reviews Sex at Dawn: The Prehistoric Origins of Modern Sexuality by Christopher Ryan and Cacilda Jethá
  • Marx redux

    Brooke Horvath reviews Why Marx Was Right by Terry Eagleton
  • Racism on trial

    Jason Netek reviews People Wasn't Made to Burn: A True Story of Housing, Race, and Murder in Chicago by Joe Allen

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