Reviews and Interviews

Los Angeles Times Sunday Book Review, September 8, 2002, by Tony Platt

Village Voice, July 3-9, 2002, by David J. Garrow, author of Bearing the Cross (Pulitzer Prize 1986)

NEW EDITION PODCAST:  Give the Mic to the Wrong Person, Lessons Learned from the New Communist Movement and SDS, recorded in Portland July 13, 2019

NEW EDITION BOOK DISCUSSION: Max Elbaum and speakers from Portland DSA Red Caucus speaking about Revolution in the Air at a Portland Book Event July 11, 2019.

NEW EDITION BOOK DISCUSSION: Willie Baptist, Darryl Waistline Mitchell and Max Elbaum at THE PEOPLE’S FORUM, April 29, 2019

NEW EDITION REVIEW:  Commune, “Maoism in the Air We Breathe,” November 29, 2018, by Colleen Lye 

NEW EDITION RADIO INTERVIEW:  Trumpism’s Global Strategyby Allen Ruff on WORT in Madison, Wisconsin February 21, 2019

NEW EDITION PODCAST:  The Dig, “Lessons from the New Left,” October 10, 2018, hosted by Daniel Denvir 

NEW EDITION INTERVIEW:  In These Times, August 16, 2018, by Micah Uetricht;
also posted on Jacobin September 30, 2018

NEW EDITION ARTICLE:  Critical Historical Sociology Blog, November 30, 2018, by Max Elbaum

NEW EDITION INTERVIEW: Jacobin Italia, ‘La sinistra Usa verso e presidenziali,’ by Bruno Walter Renato Toscano, February 15, 2019 (In Italian)

NEW EDITION REVIEW:  Organizing Upgrade, August 8, 2018, by Rishi Awatramani

NEW EDITION PODCAST:  The Bitchuation RoomEpisode #12, December 2018, a live progressive comedy podcast moderated by Francesca Fiorentini

NEW EDITION PODCAST:  Trillbilly Worker’s Party – New Year, New Left, Episode 79, out of Eastern Kentucky

NEW EDITION REVIEW:  Jacobin, July 2018, by Ethan Young

NEW EDITION VIDEO INTERVIEW: The Sixties: Seeds of the Revolution on the Marc Steiner Show on the Real News Network, May 2018

NEW EDITION INTERVIEW:  The New Communist Movement Revisited: An Interview with Max Elbaumby Mat Callahan for Socialism and Democracy Journal Vol 32, No. 2 July 2018

Review and NEW EDITION SUPPLEMENT: Marxism List/Marxism Glossary Discussion List, by Darryl Waistline Mitchell

NEW EDITION REVIEW:  Marxism Glossary Discussion List, October 2018, by Anthony Choice-Diaz

NEW EDITION REVIEW:  Marx & Philosophy Review of Books September 2018, by Derek Wall

NEW EDITION REVIEW/DEBATE:  Viewpoint, Review by Paul Saba, July 19, 2018; Reply by Max Elbaum August 28, 2018

NEW EDITION REVIEW: Where Is the Way Forward?, April 20, 2018, by Jan Adams

Up in the Air: The Legacy of the New Communist Movement, Interview October 2010, by Spencer A. Leonard

Tangled Up in the Milieu: Interview on the 2006 Publication of the Paperback Edition of Revolution in the Air,  by Ron Jacobs

Socialism and Democracy No. 34, by Paul Buhle

Against the Current, November/December 2002, by Patrick M. Quinn

Left History (Canada), Winter 2003, by Christopher Phelps

Radical History Review, Fall 2004, by Roderick D. Bush

Capital and Class, February 2010, by Esmee Hanna 

Monthly Review Zine, January 2006, by Paul Le Blanc

A Special Section of the Winter 2003 issue of Freedom Road magazine,including several reviews and comments, is devoted to a discussion of the issues raised in Revolution in the Air. Two related exchanges on Maoism and the history of the New Communist Movement are also included in this section. 

Science and Society, Summer 2004, by Alan Wald 

International Socialist Review, May-June, 2007, by Geoff Bailey

Socialism and Democracy #55, March 2011, by Robeson Taj P. Frazier

Because People Matter, January/February 2003, by Dan Bacher

H-Net Online, February, 2007, by Sean Purdy

Portside, January 15, 2007, by Ethan Young

Milo and the Calf, February 2017

May Day Books, January 13, 2008, by “Red Frog”

Weekly Worker (CP of Great Britain), October 2006, by Mike Macnair

Marxism Mailing List, August 10, 2002, by list moderator Louis Proyect

Political Affairs, November 2003, by Adam Minksy

CounterPunch, January 17/18, 2004, by Ron Jacobs

Green Left Weekly (Australia), July 2004, by Barry Sheppard

Journal of Social History, Fall 2004, by David Barber

Clarte (Sweden), 2003, by Olle Josephson

History (UK), October 2003, by M. J. Heale

Theoria (South Africa), December 2003, by Richard Pithouse

Asian American Revolutionary Movement E-zine, Dec. 29, 2003, by Mike Liu

Goldner Web Site, by Loren Goldner

Socialist Review (UK), January 2003, by Mark Thomas

The Nonviolent Activist, November/December 2002, by John Trinkl

New Politics, Winter 2003, by Steve Early

Bay Area Committees of Correspondence Newsletter, Winter 2003, by John Trinkl

New Socialist (Canada), October/November 2002, by Sebastian Lamb

Herald-Times (Bloomington, IN), Oct. 3, 2002, by Steve Hinnefeld

Democratic Left Mailing List, Oct. 2, 2002, by Tim Sears

Left Turn, Oct/Nov 2002, by Christopher Day

Madison Insurgent, October 2002, by Allen Ruff, a historian, anti-imperialist activist and member of Solidarity

“It’s No Accident” Internet political column May 6, 2002, by University of Pittsburgh student activist John Lacny

The Foxhill Review, March 2, 2011, by V. Charm

Rethinking Anarchism Blog, June 2009

Generation Positive Canada Blog July 2010 by Gregory Klages

CHOICE: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries February 2003, Vol. 40, No. 06 by D. R. Turner

Milwaukee Shepherd Express, Oct 3, 2002 by Doug Hissom

ONWARD, Vol. 3, Issue 2 (Fall 2002), an interview with Max Elbaum by Chris Crass