Library

Walter Rodney's "How Europe Underdeveloped Africa"

Notes on a classic work of dependency theory.

The rise of the right in the United States

Staughton Lynd’s classic "Intellectual Origins of American Radicalism" (1968)

Staughton Lynd

Notes that were taken in graduate school.

Notes on a Marxist history of empiricism

George Novack

A summary of an old critical Marxist history of empiricism.

The Book of Joe: A Satire of Capitalist Society

An updating of the Bible's Book of Job for modern society.

Thoughts on overcoming despair

Pessimism of the intellect, optimism of the will. But perhaps even some cautious optimism of the intellect, too?

Two cheers for the decline of the middle class

A short piece that challenges an article of faith among most commentators.

An updated and improved Marxism

A brief outline of a 21st-century conception of revolution. The notion of a "dictatorship of the proletariat" that smashes the capitalist state in one great insurrection has to be put to rest. Realism (materialism) is better than idealism.