Issue No. 30 Out Now!

  • Issue No. 30
  • Summer 2018


In This Issue

51 Percent Losers

The midterms have given the Democratic Party a boost. But their professional-class politics are a cul de sac — we desperately need a political revolution driven by the needs and aspirations of the multiracial working class.


Jacobin is a leading voice of the American left, offering socialist perspectives on politics, economics, and culture.

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Fernando Haddad Reflects

In the aftermath of his defeat to far-right Jair Bolsonaro in the Brazilian presidential elections, Fernando Haddad looks back to the days of the 1980s Workers Party.

Hobsbawm in Italy

Eric Hobsbawm’s close engagement with the Italian Communist Party demonstrated the sharply political character of his work.

*Not the continent with 54 countries

“I love Africa Is a Country, because it is basically the inside of my head.”

— Teju Cole

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