Spartacus Book Club

Sep 30, 2015 to Oct 1, 2015
Spartacus Books
3378 Findlay Street
Vancouver, Coast Salish Territories , BC
British Columbia CA
Want to read social movement history, feminist sci fi, political theory, radical children's books, and fabulous zines -- and discuss them with a group? Join the Spartacus Book Club!
Apr 24, 2013

Soviet-IMF chic

Nassim Nicholas Taleb's work in "The Black Swan" is at its most brilliant when he points out the dangers that centralized forms of decision-making produce.
Apr 17, 2013

The Black Swan: Part 1

In his provocative book The Black Swan, Nassim Nicholas Taleb points out that human beings, and especially economists, regularly misinterpret reality.
Book Review
Apr 6, 2012
VIVA! Community Arts and Popular Education in the Americas

¡VIVA! Celebrating community, arts and education

Zainab Amadahy
From Central America to Canada, the ¡VIVA! Project, summarized in a colourful book and an accompanying DVD set, features communities engaged in transformational arts processes.
Activist Toolkit


Microaggressions are a way of validating the every day acts that make up institutionalized oppression
Jun 7, 2011

Dr. Julian Tudor Hart: A socialist life

People's Health Radio
People's Health Radio spoke to Dr. Julian Tudor Hart about his life as a socialist general practitioner, and the values we need to assert for a more just and humane world.
Book Review
Jun 17, 2010
Greed, Lust & Gender: A History of Economic Ideas

Economic thought from a feminist

Marjorie Griffin Cohen
Nancy Folbre focuses her critical eye on the inter-relationship between greed and lust as it relates to the idea of self-interest in capitalist economic life.
Dec 14, 2009

The scientific language of climate change

Eric Mang
Words can enlighten, educate and inform. But they can also confuse, confound and misinform. When speaking about climate change, let's not forget about the power of scientific words.
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