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Marx in Brooklyn

On Friday night, Karl Marx came back. Bob Weick performed his world-renowned one-man show, “Marx in Soho,” in the Mayday Space in Brooklyn. Left Voice organized the event.

Nathaniel Flakin

June 25, 2019

“We’re Americans”: Class and the State in Jordan Peele’s “Us”

"Us" sets us up for an analysis of class society. Where does it deliver and where does it fall short? Spoiler Alert!

Tatiana Cozzarelli

April 25, 2019

‘Rumblings of a Coming Storm’: An Anticapitalist Play

On Saturday, the Dixon Place theater in New York will present “Rumblings of a Coming Storm,” a movement theater piece about oppression and exploitation under capitalism. Set to a text by Lucy Parsons, the play tells a story about revolution and shows why it’s necessary. Left Voice spoke to the play’s creator and director, Ezra Brain.

Left Voice

April 12, 2019

Black Radicalism on Screen: “The Hate U Give”

It is not every day that the music of Tupac Shakur and the politics of the Black Panthers are harmoniously woven into a tale about a modern black family. But in a society still marred by racial and class inequality, normalcy isn’t an option for black Americans like the Carters, the protagonists of “The Hate U Give.”

Thaddeus Greene

November 9, 2018

Marxism or Populism? A Debate About Proletarian Culture

The young Soviet Republic was fertile ground for the development of art with the emergence of new trends, genres and styles.

Ariane Diaz

April 28, 2018

Who are the Trotskyists of Babylon Berlin?

Someone must have been telling lies about Leon Trotsky, as the German TV series Babylon Berlin only features ahistorical pseudo-Trotskyists.

Nathaniel Flakin

April 9, 2018

Watch “Marx is Back”, Episode 3: State and Revolution

“Marx is Back” a mini-series about the Communist Manifesto is now on youtube. Subtitles available.

Left Voice

June 1, 2017

Watch “Marx is Back”, Episode 2: The Market and the Capitalist Crisis

This is the second episode of “Marx is Back” a mini series based on the Communist Manifesto. Subtitles available.

Left Voice

May 24, 2017

Watch “Marx is Back”, Episode 1: Bourgeois and Proletarians

“Marx is Back” a mini-series about the Communist Manifesto is now on youtube. Subtitles available.

Left Voice

May 23, 2017