Reading List - Libertarian Left
Under capitalism, man exploits man.
Under communism, it's just the opposite.
On Western Terrorism: from Hiroshima to Drone Warfare
The world-renowned dissenting intellectual discusses western power and propaganda
Power Systems: Conversations on Global Democratic Uprisings and the New Challenges of US Empire
A compelling new set of interviews on our changing and turbulent times
Culture and Imperialism
Landmark work on the largely overlooked connection between western imperial endeavour and the culture that reinforces it
Representations of the Intellectual: The 1993 Reith Lectures
A sweeping series of essays exploring the intellectual’s age-old responsibility to remain a dissenter
The World As It Is: Dispatches on the Myth of Human Progress
Powerful latest work from the Pulitzer Prizewinner
With Liberty and Justice for Some: How the Law is Used to Destroy Justice and Protect the Powerful
Scathing critique from the journalist who revealed the NSA spying programmes
The Obama Syndrome: Surrender at Home, War Abroad
Tariq Ali's penetrating analysis of this presidency from a New Left perspective.
Hopeless: Barack Obama and the Politics of Illusion
Those who feel that like lemmings they are being led over a cliff would be well-advised not to read this book. They may discover that they are right.—Noam Chomsky
The Value of Nothing: How to reshape market society and redefine democracy
Debunking the classic arguments for laissez-faire capitalism
The Spirit Level
Well researched and widely-acclaimed book that argues that inequality is at the roots of many of society's ills
Ayn Rand Nation: The Hidden Struggle for America's Soul
Critical analysis of an American cultural phenomenon
The Last Professors
On the corporatisation of universities and the consequent neglect of the humanities
The Age of American Unreason
Holds that American culture has dumbed down, resulting in a growing contempt for reason and reality
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