Labour’s Socialist Realism

A new book of essays edited by UK Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell makes the case for economic democracy and charts the increasingly transformative thinking of Corbyn’s Labour Party.

Issue No. 30 Out Now!

  • Issue No. 30
  • Summer 2018

Childhood

In This Issue

51 Percent Losers

The midterms have given the Democratic Party a boost. But their professional-class politics are a cul de sac — we desperately need a political revolution driven by the needs and aspirations of the multiracial working class.

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Coming From Inside the House

The Left has raised questions about how Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will conduct herself in office. By attending a protest in Nancy Pelosi’s office and coming out strong against Amazon in New York City, she’s off to a strong start.

A Testing of the Waters After Janus

What will the landscape for public-sector workers look like after Janus? The University of Illinois-Chicago is seeing what it can get away with — but campus unions are meeting the attacks with more militancy.

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“I love Africa Is a Country, because it is basically the inside of my head.”

— Teju Cole

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