Home from the Dark Side of Utopia

A Journey through American Revolutions
Product Number: EB00681105
Released: Jul 25, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781849352512
Publisher: AK Press
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Description

A riveting personal memoir that shares hard-earned political insights. Ross's journey mirrors that of the post-war American left. From an Anabaptist hippie commune in the 1970s to the present-day failures of the Venezuelan revolution, he charts a trajectory of good intentions and poor choices, of blind faith in charismatic leaders followed by inevitable disillusionment and, ultimately, a solid belief in the ability of ordinary people to make history. Clifton Ross directed the film Venezuela: Revolution from the Inside Out. He is the co-editor of Until the Rulers Obey: Voices from Latin American Social Movements.

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Author(s): Clifton Ross
Original Publish Date: Jul 25, 2016

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