Leftist books, literature, analysis

Tolkien's World - a Marxist Analysis

I’m reading this right now (and taking breaks here and there). It’s… interesting. I’m not sure if Tolkien was even thinking about politics when he wrote his series of books, and yet, I get the feeling that he was probably influenced by his life and times, given the story that he ended up writing. …

Emerican Johnson - Self-Declared Antifa on Twitter (Two e-books by Luna and him will be translations of Vietnamese Marxist literature)

I’ll admit: I sometimes don’t know what to think of NonCompete, but he’s one of the few ancoms (?) that I like so there’s that, at the very least. You could certainly not have him at all and we’d be worse for it. So it’s good that we’ll get actual Vietnamese Marxist literature in the next three mont…

What Do All of You Think of My (Possible) To-Read List?

It’s huge, but I’m going to cross most of these books out, honestly. I obviously can’t read all of them and assuming that I have to pay for the ones that aren’t online it’s going to be costly if do that. Besides, no time and be redundant after a certain point to read that many books. …

Where do you buy books from?

I want physical copies, and I’d prefer to not get them through Amazon…

How Europe Underdeveloped Africa | Walter Rodney | download

I wasn’t sure where to post this so I put this in Left Piracy or something. Not sure if it necessarily counts as piracy on my part, but if there’s another place I should’ve put this in, then next time I have a PDF file or download, I’ll put it there…

75th Anniversary of the Great Victory -Essay by Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Putin, despite being a capitalist and probably very corrupt too, has written an essay that deals with the real facts about the second world war / great patriotic war.

Littérature de gauche francophone/french left literature

Le thread sera édité au fur et à mesure que je trouvera de nouvelles oeuvres à poster. Si vous voulez poster vos propres bouquins, veillez à aussi fournir une traduction anglaise du titre, c’est toujours sympa pour la majorité des utilisateurs de ce site. …

CIA Torture ("Human Resource Exploitation") Manual - 1985documents.theblackvault.com

Reposting here as it may be a more suitable place for it than /c/socialistbooks, as it’s not exactly socialist in content. Hoping this sort of thing is allowed on this community.

Leftist books, literature, analysis


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