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oming Late Fall 2014 — from
 ZER0 Books

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The FBI's Secret War on America's Maoists:

The Revolutionary Union/Revolutionary Communist Party 1968-1980

RCP initiated Rich Off Our Backs demonstration: Philadelphia July 1976


By Aaron J. Leonard 
with Conor A. Gallagher

*****

• The first ever history of the largest Maoist organization to arise in the U.S. in the tumultuous 1960's-70s.

• The untold story of the FBI's massive “Internal Security” investigation of the Revolutionary Union/Revolutionary Communist Party, drawing on thousands of pages of formerly secret documents.

• Never-before revealed information on the collapse of Students for Democratic Society; the internal political struggles and the FBI’s efforts to leverage political differences to further their schismatic aims.

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WRITINGS

• America’s Secret Police
• What’s Missing Inside Llewyan Davis?
• The Bureau and the Journalist: Victor Riesel’s Secret Relationship with the FBI
• The FBI Informant File of Sheila Louise O’Connor
• TJ English and the Political Economy of Crime
• Awful Managers - Chavez, the Dominican Republic, & Global Capitalism
• The Hollow Glory of Zero Dark Thirty
• Lincoln: The Underbelly of the Democratic Process
• Author of "Pity the Billionaire" Maps Our Ideological Fantasy World 
• 
Thomas Friedman: Imperial Messenger: Interview with Belen Fernandez 


• Surveillance, empire and the future — Glenn Greenwald’s No Place to Hide
• Profiting Without Producing' stands to restrain finance and fight for socialism - Interview with Costast Lapavitsas
• Disassembly Required — Discussing modern capitalism from economics 101 to neoliberalism — An interview with Geoff Mann
• Singing songs for the people: James Connolly comes to life in a new book of revolutionary songs --An interview with Mat Callahn 
• Dragging secrets into daylight: An interview with Eveline Lubbers
• Leo Panitch & Sam Gindin: The Making of Global Capitalism

        Part I: The Nature of the Beast
        Part II: The Role of the Stat
        Part III: An Uncertain Future

• Capitalism, the infernal machine: An interview with Fredric Jameson
• 
New York minutes: Observations and aims in Occupy Wall Street
• 
A conversation about Occupy Wall Street: 'Making the impossible seem possible’
• Occupy political change. Report from Communism: A New Beginning?

• David Harvey: Taking back the streets for anti-capitalist struggles


 

• The Horrible Secrets of Operation Paperclip: An Interview with Annie Jacobsen - 
• Marc Lendler: Every Idea an Incitement
•  Stalin's General: The Life of Georgy Zhukov: An interview with Geoffrey Roberts
• Tacit Subjects: Belonging and Same-Sex Desire Among Dominican Immigrant Men
•  Geoffrey Roberts's "Molotov: Stalin's Cold Warrior


                                                             

• Lateral Thoughts: Some Overlooked Basic Principles
• Neil deGrasse Tyson makes the case for space exploration

 

• Amy J. Binder and Kate Wood, Becoming Right: How Campuses Shape Young Conservatives
• Review of Frank Dikötter, Mao’s Great Famine
• Review Essay: Twilight Saga of the American Empire?

• In Trujillos Wake
• Capitalism is Working Just Fine… That’s the Problem:



COPYRIGHT 2014 AARON LEONARD