New Politics, Vol. XI, No. 1, Whole Number 41

From the Editors, Marvin Mandell and Betty Reid Mandell
Weather Underground Rises from the Ashes: They’re Baack!, Jesse Lemisch
War and Circuses, Bill Littlefield
Special Section on Caregiving

  • Foster Care, Betty Reid Mandell (with notes)
  • The Wages of Care, Deanne Bonnar (with notes)
  • Stress on the Long-Term Caregiver, Janice Regolsky Babcock
  • Empowering People with Disabilities, Ravi Malhotra (with notes)
  • Winning a Welfare Battle and Building Bridges, Lorraine Cohen
  • The Ups and Downs of the Swedish Welfare State, Helen Lachs Ginsburg and Marguerite G Rosenthal (with notes)
  • Interview with Gwendolyn Mink, Betty Reid Mandell and Marguerite G Rosenthal
  • SEIU Confronts the Home Care Crisis

The Hamas Victory and the New Politics That May Come, Emad El-Din Aysha
The Great Betrayal in Afghanistan, Vanni Cappelli
From the Belgian Congo to the “War on Terror”, James Graham
Pentagon Strategy, Hollywood, and Technowar, Carl Boggs
The Soul of Socialism, Ronald Aronson
On the Run from Nazis and Gendarmes, Mathis Szykowski

Letter in Response to Roma Article, Bennett Muraskin and Bill Templer
South Sudan: Border of Chad (Poem), Robert Kelly


  • The Struggle for Black Rights in the United States, Immanuel Wallerstein
  • On Affirmative Action, Reginald Wilson
  • Hero of Reason, Robin Ganev
  • Herman Melville and C. L. R. James, Richard Clark Sterne
  • The “War on Terror” and the Class War at Home, Jason Schulman
  • Torture, Empire, and the Fourth Estate, Lisa Lynch
  • Looking Back on the Cuban Revolution to Better Assess its Future, Larry Beeferman
  • The Nazis and Racial Purity, Horst Brand
  • Iconoclastic Utopianism, Michael Lowy
  • Moishe Postone’s Dialectic of the Abstract, Loren Goldner
  • Artificial Minds, Virtual Bodies, Mel Bienenfeld

Words & Pictures

  • Kent Worcester interviews Nick Thorkelson, Kent Worcester