Power to Which People?

Progressives should be less concerned about how people are protesting and more concerned about who is mobilizing and what they’re fighting for.

Help Defend Jacobin

Dear readers, This week we were pleased to publish a wonderful essay by Samantha Allen on “CounterPunch and the War on Transgender People.” It’s a moving piece that brings to life the type of discrimination that trans* people experience on a daily basis. In the piece, Allen laments the fact that portions of the Left, […]

An Interview with Doug Henwood

I recently stumbled on an old interview with Doug Henwood (my first) that I conducted when I was in college. Then as he does now, Henwood produces an irreplaceable newsletter, Left Business Observer and is the host of Behind the News, a syndicated weekly radio program. This interview originally appeared on The Activist blog and […]

Italian Lessons

On the Italian Communist Party and the path not taken between the horrors of state socialism and the bankruptcy of modern social democracy.

Bhaskar Sunkara

Bhaskar Sunkara is the founding editor of Jacobin.