India is battling for its very soul.

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) is the most powerful organisation ...

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Editor's Pick

This small book is a collection of fables.

Four brilliant artists and writers confront four strongmen.


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यह मौत की कहानी नहीं है। यह ज़िंदगी की कहानी है। ...

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22. 05. 2020

The Arab Spring in Yemen

By Vijay Prashad

This day in the year 1990, North and South Yemen combined to form the Republic of Yemen. It is commemorated by its citizens as Unity Day. Yesterday, on May 21, the Saud

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LeftWord Books is a New Delhi-based publishing house that seeks to reflect the views of the left in India and South Asia. We publish critical and analytical works on a range of subjects, and pay special attention to works on Marxist theory. We project the interests of the working people and movements for social transformation.


LeftWord Rickshaw

Check out the May Day Bookstore, with its fabulous collection of books. Next door is the theatre space Studio Safdar, created by Jana Natya Manch


11.05.2020 @ Talk by Subhashini Ali on 'R B More: Link Between Dalit and Communist Movement

Comrade Subhashini Ali will be speaking on ' R B More: Link between Dalit and Communist Movement' on 11th May at 7 pm ...

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01.05.2020 @ May Day at May Day

Every year on the 1st of May we have a grand celebration of workers' rights at our bookstore. We salute workers who struggled for our rights for over a century. This year we are not able to hold th ...

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