Author: Peter Ranis

PETER RANIS is professor emeritus of political science at York College and the Graduate Center, City University of New York. He is the author of six books on the working class and on worker cooperatives in the political economy of Argentina, Latin America, and the United States. He is a member of the International Committee of the PSC/CUNY, the union of faculty and staff.


Russia’s Anti-capitalist Intelligentsia

Peter Ranis reviews Ilya Budraitskis’s book on the history of left dissidents in Soviet and post-Soviet Russia.

China: Making the World Safe for Capitalism

Peter Ranis discusses repression, exploitation, and ecological devastation in China’s authoritarian capitalism.