Hobsbawm in Italy

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

Issue No. 30 Out Now!

  • Issue No. 30
  • Summer 2018

Childhood

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Labour’s Socialist Realism

A new book of essays edited by UK Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell makes the case for economic democracy and charts the increasingly transformative thinking of Corbyn’s Labour Party.

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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.

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