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What's coming in 2014?

A book series with Verso
A nationwide series of reading groups
New audio and video content
...and much more

Occupy Anti-Politics

In my new neighborhood, in Baltimore, “Occupy the Vote: Re-Elect Obama” signs still pepper the landscape. They’re planted in front yards, posted in front windows, positioned on sidewalk strips. This irks me, to an extent—this wanton appropriation of the Occupy name, used to declare allegiance to a president firmly ensconced in the very neoliberal consensus […]