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In 1971 the People Didn't Just March on Washington - They Shut It Down

The following is an excerpt from L.A. Kauffman's new book, Direct Action: Protest and the Reinvention of American Radicalism (Verso, 2017). This excerpt was originally published on Longreads.com

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It's Creepy How Much the Global Elite Are Obsessed With Making Us 'Happy'

The following is an excerpt from the book The Happiness Industry by William Davies (Verso, 2016): 

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Voting for Hillary Because of Her Gender Doesn't Make You a Good Feminist - Bernie's Record Is Better

The following is an excerpt from the new book False Choices: The Faux Feminism of Hillary Clinton edited by Liza Featherstone (Verso, 2016): 

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Most Everyone Just Wants to Watch Netflix While the Free World Is Taken Over by Super Rich Plutocrats

The following is an excerpt from the new book How Did We Get Into This Mess? by George Monbiot (Verso Books, 2016):

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Hillary Might Break the Glass Ceiling If She Wins, But She Won't Put a Dent in the Military-Industrial Complex

The following essay by Medea Benjamin appears in the forthcoming book, False Choices: The Faux Feminism of Hillary Clinton, on June 14 this year:

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Privatizing Childhood: Rich Parents Spend Ivy League Tuition Prices on Preschool and Billions on Luxury Baby Gear

The following is an excerpt from the new book Class War: The Privatization of Childhood by Megan Erickson (Verso Books, 2015): 

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Can Companies That Make Money From Cruelty and Exploitation Be Stopped?

The following is an excerpt from the new book Disaster Capitalism: Making a Killing out of Catastrophe by Antony Loewenstein (Verso Books, 2015):

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This Communist Utopia Successfully Eliminated Capitalism And Shifted their Society's Values

The folllowing is an excerpt from The Village Against the World by Dan Hancox first published in Business Insider. Copyright © 2013. Reprinted with permission of Verso Books.

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