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||Center for Economic Research and Social Change
||Anthony Arnove, Julie Fain, Ahmed Shawki
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||"Consortium Books (US)
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Haymarket Books is a "non-profit, "radical, independent book publisher based in "Chicago.
Haymarket was cited by "Publishers Weekly on their list of fast-growing independent publishers in 2017 and 2018.
Notable Haymarket authors include "Michael Bennett, "Noam Chomsky, "Angela Davis, "Naomi Klein, "Arundhati Roy, "Rebecca Solnit, "Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, "Howard Zinn, and "Dave Zirin.
The name of the publishing house is a reference to the 1886 "Haymarket affair, an incident that began with police killing four striking workers and injuring many more, culminating in a show of working-class solidarity the next day where workers gathered to protest the police brutality against striking workers. A bomb was thrown into the crowd, injuring 6-7 police; in response, police open-fired into the crowd killing and injuring masses of civilians as well as police.
Haymarket is known for publishing, "provocative books from the left end of the political spectrum." Founding editors Anthony Arnove and Julie Fain previously worked on the International Socialist Review.
- "Smith, Sharon. Subterranean Fire: A History of Working-Class Radicalism in the United States and Women and Socialism: Essays on Women's Liberation.