Poverty Safari

People from deprived communities all around Britain feel misunderstood and unheard Darren McGarvey, aka Loki gives voice to their feelings and concerns, and the anger that is spilling over Anger he says we will have to get used to, unless things change He invites you to come on a Safari of

The End of Policing

The problem is not overpolicing, it is policing itselfRecent years have seen an explosion of protest against police brutality and repression Among activists, journalists and politicians, the conversation about how to respond and improve policing has focused on accountability, diversity, training,

Natives: Race and Class in the Ruins of Empire

SHORTLISTED FOR THE JAMES TAIT BLACK PRIZE THE JHALAK PRIZE THE BREAD AND ROSES AWARD LONGLISTED FOR THE ORWELL PRIZE FOR POLITICAL WRITING This is the book I ve been waiting for for years It s personal, historical, political, and it speaks to where we are now Benjamin Zephaniah I

Carceral Capitalism

Essays on the contemporary continuum of incarceration the biopolitics of juvenile delinquency, predatory policing, the political economy of fees and fines, and algorithmic policing What we see happening in Ferguson and other cities around the country is not the creation of livable spaces, but the

What You Are Getting Wrong About Appalachia

In 2016, headlines declared Appalachia ground zero for America s forgotten tribe of white working class voters Journalists flocked to the region to extract sympathetic profiles of families devastated by poverty, abandoned by establishment politics, and eager to consume cheap campaign promises.

Witches, Witch-Hunting, and Women

The world is witnessing a new surge of interpersonal and institutional violence against women, including new witch hunts This surge of violence has occurred alongside an expansion of capitalist social relation In this new work, Silvia Federici examines the root causes of these developments and

The Great Gatsby

Alternate Cover Edition ISBN 0743273567 ISBN13 9780743273565 The Great Gatsby, F Scott Fitzgerald s third book, stands as the supreme achievement of his career This exemplary novel of the Jazz Age has been acclaimed by generations of readers The story is of the fabulously wealthy Jay Gatsby

To Kill a Mockingbird (To Kill a Mockingbird, #1)

The unforgettable novel of a childhood in a sleepy Southern town and the crisis of conscience that rocked it, To Kill A Mockingbird became both an instant bestseller and a critical success when it was first published in 1960 It went on to win the Pulitzer Prize in 1961 and was later made into an

Romeo and Juliet

In Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare creates a violent world, in which two young people fall in love It is not simply that their families disapprove the Montagues and the Capulets are engaged in a blood feud In this death filled setting, the movement from love at first sight to the lovers final

Hamlet

Among Shakespeare s plays, Hamlet is considered by many his masterpiece Among actors, the role of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, is considered the jewel in the crown of a triumphant theatrical career Now Kenneth Branagh plays the leading role and co directs a brillant ensemble performance Three