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An independent publisher of radical, left‐wing non­‐fiction books. Established in 1969, we are one of the oldest radical publishing houses in the UK, but our focus remains making timely interventions in contemporary struggles.

VIDEO: A Party with Socialists in It

Simon Hannah takes a whistle-stop tour through the history of the ‘party with socialists in it’ – from Keir Hardie to Jeremy Corbyn.

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A history of the British Labour Party, uncovering its deep internal divisions and shifting positions in politics.
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Pluto Press stands in solidarity with David Rosenberg and Jewdas

Pluto Press stands in solidarity with Jewdas and educator, writer and Pluto author David Rosenberg, absurdly smeared by the Daily Mail and others as promoters or enablers of antisemitism.

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PODCAST: ‘Radicals in Conversation’ – End Immigration Detention

In our latest podcast, Chris Browne is joined by Gracie Bradley from Liberty, and Luke Butterly from Right to Remain in a discussion...

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A critical account of George Orwell's politics, exploring his anti-fascism, criticism of the USSR and enduring commitment to socialism
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Hope Lies in the Proles

Hope Lies in the Proles

George Orwell was one of the most significant literary figures on the left in the twentieth century. While titles such as 1984, Animal Farm and Homage to Catalonia are still rightly regarded as modern classics, his...

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May 1968: From the Picketlines to Present

In May of 1968 mass protests shook the world, Mitchell Abidor explores how those exciting, dangerous, creative and influential days influenced himself and those he spoke to.

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Oral testimonies from the creative, violent and ground-shaking events in France, May '68.
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COMMUNIQUE #1: Towards a Red Feminist Horizon

The demands of the Women’s Strike Assembly are not confined to March 8th. We will not rest until we dismantle the capitalist patriarchal systems of power that oppress us. Read the first of the Women’s Strike Assembly communiques.

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Choke Points

Choke Points

Global capitalism is a precarious system. Relying on the steady flow of goods across the world, trans-national companies such as Wal-Mart and Amazon depend on the work of millions in docks, warehouses and...

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These are the stories of the workers who undermine capitalism at its weakest point.
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