Contents

Alan Johnson - The American Worker and the Absurd Truth about Marxism
Karl Kautsky - The American Worker
Daniel Gaido - 'The American Worker' and the Theory of Permanent Revolution: Karl Kautsky on Werner Sombart's Why Is There No Socialism in the United States?
Paul le Blanc - The Absence of Socialism in the United States: Contextualising Kautsky's 'American Worker'
Loren Goldner - On the Non-Formation of a Working-Class Political Party in the United States, 1900–45
Stephen Resnick,Richard Wolff - Exploitation, Consumption, and the Uniqueness of US Capitalism
Noel Ignatiev - Whiteness and Class Struggle
Alan Johnson - Equalibertarian Marxism and the Politics of Social Movements
Peter Hudis - Workers as Reason:The Development of a New Relation of Worker and Intellectual in American Marxist Humanism
Franz Mehring - Literary Review of Hermann Schlüter's Die Anfänge der deutschen Arbeiterbewegung in Amerika
Franz Mehring - Obituary of Friedrich Sorge
Christopher Phelps - Why Wouldn't Sidney Hook Permit the Republication of His Best Book?
Bryan D. Palmer - The Hands That Built America: A Class-Politics Appreciation of Martin Scorsese's The Gangs of New York
Kim Moody - On Seymour Martin Lipset's and Gary Mark's It Didn't Happen Here: Why Socialism Failed in the United States
Mary McGuire - On American Exceptionalism: US Working-class Formation In An International Context Edited By Rick Halpern And Jonathan Morris and US Labour And Political Action, 1918-24: A Comparison Of Independent Political Action In New York, Chicago, And Seattle
Bryan D. Palmer - On Peter Linbaugh's and Marcus Rediker's The Many-Headed Hydra: The Hidden History of the Revolutionary Atlantic
Alan Wald - On Rachel Rubin's Jewish Gangsters of Modern Literature, Caren Irr's The Suburb of Dissent: Cultural Politics in the United States and Canada During the 1930s, Cary Nelson's Revolutionary Memory: Recovering the Poetry of the American Left ...
Gerald Friedman - On Janet Iron's Testing the New Deal: The General Textile Strike of 1934 in the American South
Graham Barnfield - On Andrew Hemingway's Artists on the Left: American Artists and the Communist Movement, 1926-1956 and Paula Rabinowitz's Black & White & Noir: America's Pulp Modernism
Robbie Lieberman - On Bryan K. Carman's A Race of Singers: Whitman's Working Class Hero from Guthrie to Springsteen
Sharon Smith - On Nelson Lichtenstein's State of the Union: A Century of American Labor
Nelson Lichtenstein - Rejoinder to Sharon Smith