In D Amato s] able hands, Marxist politics come alive and leap before us, pointing a way toward a better world. It's a knockout. Dave Zirin, author of "What's My Name, Fool?: Sports and Resistance in the United States"
In this lively and accessible introduction to the ideas of Karl Marx, with historical and contemporary examples, D Amato argues that Marx's ideas of globalization, oppression, and social change are more important than ever.
Paul D Amato is the associate editor of the "International Socialist Review." His writing has appeared in "CounterPunch," "Socialist Worker," and "SelvesandOthers.org." He is an activist based in Chicago.