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Abortion & Life

Abortion & Life

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Baumgardner's groundbreaking new book includes abortion testimonials by Ani DiFranco, Barbara Ehrenreich, Gloria Steinem, and others.
AntiCapReader

The Anti-Capitalism Reader

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A refreshingly non-doctrinaire anthology of writings and interviews covering much of the intellectual geography of the new anti-market left.
Black Music

Black Music

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The long-awaited reissue of the sequel to Amiri Baraka's seminal work, BLUES PEOPLE, and latest selection in the AkashiClassics Renegade Reprint Series. This collection of essays by Amiri Baraka/LeRoi Jones includes a new introduction by the author and Q&A by Calvin Reid.
firewater

Firewater

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Life is teetering on the edge of the apocalypse in and around the tiny Washington State coastal community that occupies the center of Firewater, a posthumously released, brutally funny environmental suspense novel.
Go Fish

Go Fish

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The debut collection of Mr. Fish's searing and hilarious political cartoons, featured in Harper's, Truthdig, and elsewhere.
Israel vs. Utopia

Israel vs. Utopia

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Israeli American journalist Schalit distinguishes between the Israel he knows and the image of it in the minds of Americans.
Jerusalem Calling

Jerusalem Calling

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Schalit critically interrogates everything from Middle Eastern politics to the New Economy, from debates in the independent music scene about "selling out" to the current cultural interventions of Jerry Falwell and his followers.
Of Mule and Man

Of Mule and Man

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Mike Farrell's gripping and often hilarious book tour memoir provides a framework for grassroots civic engagement.
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