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Revolutionary Sparks in the Air of ZanzibarAuthor: Amrit WilsonPublisher: Pluto PressReviewer: Sarbjit JohalThe threat of liberation – Imperialism and Revolution in Zanzibar, written by Amrit Wilson, is all about the people who dared to organise…
Saturday, 31 May 2014 09:45

Silence Would Be Treason

Last writings of Ken Saro-WiwaAuthored by Ken Saro-Wiwa Edited by Ide Corley, Helen Fallon, Laurence Cox A unique collection of the last writings of Ken Saro-Wiwa that reveals the indomitable mind and spirit of the…
Author: Paul Craig RobertsBook Reviewer: Dr Ludwig WatzalPubl: Clarity Press, Atlanta 2014, pp 454 ‘Today no American is safe from his own government’, writes Paul Craig Roberts in his introduction to his new book on…
Saturday, 31 May 2014 09:28

Claim No Easy Victories

The Legacy of Amilcar CabralAuthored by Firoze Manji, Bill Fletcher Jr 2013 marks the 40th anniversary of the assassination of Amilcar Cabral, revolutionary, poet, liberation philosopher, and leader of the independence movement of Guinea Bissau…
Saturday, 31 May 2014 09:15

The Indian Ideology

By Perry AndersonBook Review by Rahul PatelPublisher: Verso, Price: 12.99 Sterling Pounds This is a short 200 page book which summarises political events in India from the days of the British imperial rule, through independence…
Saturday, 31 May 2014 09:07

From Postmodernism to Postsecularism:

Forging a Socialist-Islamist Alliance Author: Eric WalbergPubl: Clarity PressReviewer: William T Hathaway Most western Middle East experts see Islam as a problem for the West -- a source of terrorism, religious fanaticism, un-wanted immigrants --…
Author: V Nowrojee, Publ: Asian African Heritage Trust, Nairobi, 2014.Reviewer: Karim F Hirji. In this age of information, new books and papers appear at an astounding rate. You can easily overlook an important publication in…
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