Across the Third World, people grew up reading inexpensive, beautifully-produced books from the Soviet Union – chil...

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India is battling for its very soul.

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

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06. 05. 2019

An India without the Left?

By Vijay Prashad and Sudhanva Deshpande

To understand the Left’s central role, one has to take stock of the mass mobilisations to highlight injustice and inequity

One out of every two Indians goes to bed hungry

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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.


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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


01.05.2019 @ May Day at May Day

It’s May Day!

Yes, it’s that day again! The day we salute workers’ struggles. The day of solidarity. And as India votes, the day ...

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02.04.2019 @ A.G. Noorani’s ‘The RSS: A Menace to India’ Book launch

LeftWord Books is pleased to invite you to the launch of

A.G. Noorani’s T ...

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