CGE has built our own Union Library, where members are welcome to take books on loan for up to one month at a time. Simply stop by our union office at Westminster House (101 NW 23rd St.) and take a book!

Current List of Books

White Trash: The 400-year Untold History of Class in America by Nancy Isenberg

Radical Unionism by Ralph Darlington

Keywords for Radicals: The Contested Vocabulary of Late-Capitalist Struggle edited by AK Thompson, Kelly Fritsch, Clare O’Connor

The Problem With Work  by Kathi Weeks

Why Don’t the Poor Rise Up? Organizing the 21st Century Resistance edited by Ajamu Nangwaya, Michael Truscello

Willing Slaves of Capital: Spinoza and Marx on Desire by Frederic Lordon

Bridging the Class Divide by Linda Stout

No Is Not Enough: Resisting the New Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need by Naomi Klein

Wobblies and Zapatistas: Convesations on Anarchism, Marxism, and Radical History by Andrej Grubacic and Staughton Lynd

The Death and Life of American Labor: Towards a New Workers Movement by Stanley Aronowitz

Worker Centers: Organizing Communities at the Edge of the Dream by Janice Fine

We Have Not Been Moved: Resisting Racism and Militarism in 21st Century America edited by Elizabeth (Betita) Martinez, Matt Meyer, Mandy Carter

We Will Return in the Whirlwind: Black Radical Organizations in 1960-1975 by Muhammad Ahmad

Death Blossoms by Mumia Abu-Jamal

Black Liberation and Socialism by Ahmed Shawki

Secrets of a Successful Organizer by Labor Notes

Speaking of Empire and Resistance by Tariq Ali

Strike! by Jeremy Brecher

How Class Works by Stanley Aronowitz

Hegemony How-To by Jeremy Smucker

The Incomplete, True, Authentic, and Wonderful History of May Day by Peter Linebaugh

No Shortcuts: Organizing for Power in the New Gilded Age by Jane McAlevey

The Democracy Project by David Graeber

Guerrillas of Desire: Notes on Everyday Resistance and Organizing to Make A Revolution Possible by Kevin Van Meter

Raising Expectations and Raising Hell by Jane McAlevey