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Books About Capitalism & Classism

Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101972670
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Published: Vintage - October 1st, 2019

The New York Times bestselling, groundbreaking investigation of how the global elite's efforts to "change the world" preserve the status quo and obscure their role in causing the problems they later seek to solve. An essential read for understanding some of the egregious abuses of power that dominate today’s news.


Can't Even: How Millennials Became the Burnout Generation Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780358561842
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Published: Mariner Books - May 4th, 2021

A BEST BOOK OF THE FALL AS SEEN IN: Apartment TherapyBook RiotBusiness InsiderBuzzFeedDaily NebraskanEntertainment WeeklyEsquireFortune


A Generation of Sociopaths: How the Baby Boomers Betrayed America Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780316395793
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Published: Hachette Books - March 6th, 2018

In his "remarkable" (Men's Journal) and "controversial" (Fortune) book--written in a "wry, amusing style" (The Guardian)--Bruce Cannon Gibney shows how America was hijacked by the Boomers, a generation whose reckless self-indulgence degraded the foundations of American prosperity.


Bullshit Jobs: A Theory Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781501143335
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Published: Simon & Schuster - May 7th, 2019

From bestselling writer David Graeber—“a master of opening up thought and stimulating debate” (Slate)—a powerful argument against the rise of meaningless, unfulfilling jobs…and their consequences.

Does your job make a meaningful contribution to the world?


Marx's Capital Illustrated: An Illustrated Introduction Cover Image
By David Smith, Phil Evans (Illustrator)
$15.00
ISBN: 9781608462667
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Published: Haymarket Books - July 22nd, 2014

Imagine Karl Marx as a cartoonist, ready to set the record straight about his much maligned classic, Das Kapital. Impossibly difficult? Not in the least. Hopelessly outdated? Far from it. Though first published in 1867, Capital remains keenly relevant. Society continues to run on investment and profit, labor and technology.


The Whiteness of Wealth: How the Tax System Impoverishes Black Americans--and How We Can Fix It Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525577324
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Published: Crown - March 23rd, 2021

A groundbreaking exposé of racism in the American taxation system from a law professor and expert on tax policy


The New Class Society: Goodbye American Dream?, Fourth Edition Cover Image
$62.50
ISBN: 9781442205284
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Published: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - July 11th, 2013

The New Class Society introduces students to the sociology of class structure and inequalities as it asks whether or not the American dream has faded. The fourth edition of this powerful book demonstrates how and why class inequalities in the United States have been widened, hardened, and become more entrenched than ever.


The Revolution Will Not Be Funded: Beyond the Non-Profit Industrial Complex Cover Image
$23.95
ISBN: 9780822369004
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Published: Duke University Press - February 3rd, 2017

A trillion-dollar industry, the US non-profit sector is one of the world's largest economies. From art museums and university hospitals to think tanks and church charities, over 1.5 million organizations of staggering diversity share the tax-exempt 501(c)(3) designation, if little else.


We Do This 'Til We Free Us: Abolitionist Organizing and Transforming Justice Cover Image
By Mariame Kaba, Tamara K. Nopper (Editor), Naomi Murakawa (Foreword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781642595253
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Published: Haymarket Books - February 23rd, 2021

New York Times Bestseller


Just Giving: Why Philanthropy Is Failing Democracy and How It Can Do Better Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780691202273
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Published: Princeton University Press - May 5th, 2020

The troubling ethics and politics of philanthropy


The System: Who Rigged It, How We Fix It Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593082003
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Published: Vintage - February 2nd, 2021

From the bestselling author of Saving Capitalism and The Common Good, comes an urgent analysis of how the "rigged" systems of American politics and power operate, how this status quo came to be, and how average citizens can enact change.