The Great Upsurge

Esam al-Amin and Vijay Prashad on the rebellions that have already changed the world. PLUS Shaukat Qadir on how the US hopes to quit Afghanistan. PLUS Andrew Levine on labor’s stand in Madison Wisconsin. Subscribe now! If you find our site useful please: Click here to make a donation. CounterPunch books and t-shirts make great presents.

ANDREW LEVINE is the author most recently of THE AMERICAN IDEOLOGY (Routledge) and POLITICAL KEY WORDS (Blackwell) as well as of many other books and articles in political philosophy. His most recent book is In Bad Faith: What’s Wrong With the Opium of the People. He was a Professor (philosophy) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a Research Professor (philosophy) at the University of Maryland-College Park.  He is a contributor to Hopeless: Barack Obama and the Politics of Illusion (AK Press).