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Book Review
Jun 4, 2020
The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (BP Miller/Unsplash)

The Olympics aren't inevitable

Michael Nicholas
Jules Boykoff, a prolific critic of the Olympic games, convincingly demonstrates that zeroing in on anti-Olympics organizing can help us understand how local movements interact with global issues.
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May 28, 2020
Spartacus books in Vancouver. Image: Allison Jones/Wikimedia Commons

Leftist book world responds to COVID-19

Jessica Rose
Publishers, bookstores and literary festivals have rallied during this period of massive uncertainty for independent publishing.
Book Review
May 21, 2020
Image: Boden Deplaedt/Unsplash

Why big tech won't solve our transit woes

Malcolm Araos
In his new book, James Wilt makes a convincing case for why public transit options better serve the most marginalized members of our society at a lower cost.
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Mar 26, 2020
Author image: Jeff Hayward. Background image: Annie Spratt/Unsplash

Paul Weinberg on 'When Poverty Mattered'

Meg Borthwick
Meg Borthwick interviews journalist and author Paul Weinberg on his recent book, about anti-poverty research and activism in the 1960s and 1970s.

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