Back to home page - News From Nowhere Radical & Community Bookshop

News From Nowhere Radical & Community Bookshop

not-for-profit - a workers'co-op - committed to social justice | 96 Bold Street, Liverpool L1 4HY - 0151 708 7270

Occupy

by Noam Chomsky - £5.00  Penguin Books Ltd (2012)
paperback    ISBN 13: 9780241964019 | ISBN 10: 0241964016

'Occupy is the first major public response to thirty years of class war.'
 
Since its appearance in Zuccotti Park, New York, in September 2011, the Occupy movement has spread to hundreds of towns and cities across the world. No longer occupying small tent camps, the movement now occupies the global conscience as its messages spread from street protests to op-ed pages to the highest seats of power. From the movement's onset, Noam Chomsky has supported its critique of corporate corruption and encouraged its efforts to increase civic participation, economic equality, democracy and freedom.
 
Through talks and conversations with movement supporters, Occupy presents Chomsky's latest thinking on the central issues, questions and demands that are driving ordinary people to protest. How did we get to this point? How are the wealthiest 1% influencing the lives of the other 99%? How can we separate money from politics? What would a genuinely democratic election look like? How can we redefine basic concepts like 'growth' to increase equality and quality of life for all?
 
Occupy is another vital contribution from Chomsky to the literature of defiance and protest, and a red-hot rallying call to forge a better, more egalitarian future.

(Price & availability last checked: July 2019)

The website can't tell you if this book is in the shop or not, sorry - call us or use the enquiry link below to ask

  


In booklists: The Occupy Movement and Occupation, Noam Chomsky,
In categories: Changing the World, Anti-Capitalism & Global Inequality, Politics & Philosophy, Peace & Human Rights, World - North America,

© News From Nowhere Co-operative Ltd 2004-2019 | Privacy policy | Contact | return to top of page