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IT'S HERE! Bob Avakian's path-breaking new book THE NEW COMMUNISM The science, the strategy, the leadership for an actual revolution, and a radically new society on the road to real emancipation. Watch the book launch event at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture featuring Carl Dix and Cornel West and moderated by Andy Zee, spokesperson for Revolution Books:


NCRecently, on October 8:

RB was honored to sponsor the riveting book launch of Bob Avakian's The New Communism at the Schomburg Center this past Saturday, with Cornel West and Carl Dix, and Andy Zee moderating. You can now watch it online.

We're eager to get your feedback about the program and your ideas for spreading the new book. Come by the bookstore to get your copy if you don't already have one.

October 29-30, Sat-Sun, noon to 9pm
GIANT USED BOOK SALE To Support Revolution Books

100's and 100's of quality books spilling out into the street:

* Novels, Poetry, Memoirs
* Black History * Revolutionary Theory: Marx, Lenin, Mao and the New Communism of Bob Avakian
* Children's Books
* Science, Politics, Philosophy, History much more...
everything $1, $2 or $3

toteAnd for $20: get a beautiful heavy-duty Revolution Books canvas tote bag filled to the top with used books and take it home!
Special Promotion this weekend only: make this bag full of books your perk for starting a monthly sustaining contribution at any level.

Proceeds from this Used Books Sale will help keep Revolution Books open and thriving. This bookstore is the place people find the books and engagement about why the world is such a horror for billions, and how it can be radically changed. It is the political, intellectual, and cultural center for the movement for an actual revolution. At the heart of Revolution Books is the most advanced scientific theory and leadership for that revolution: the new synthesis of communism brought forward by the revolutionary leader Bob Avakian.

Author events, films, cultural events, and public forums at Revolution Books are presented by the Revolution Books Educational Fund. The Fund is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization, and a partner of Revolution Books. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. Contact RB at 212-691-3345 or revbooksnyc@yahoo.com for details.


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Revolution Books is about the world … and for a radically different world. Below are just a few of the thousands of titles you will find at the new Revolution Books -- from every sphere of artistic, literary and scholarly pursuit, along with films of extraordinary Revolution Books events and engagements.

Phone Revolution Books to order books in the following lists:

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ART SALE On-going at Revolution Books: Artwork donated by artists and collectors to support Revolution Books: Posters, Prints, historic African Masks & Sculptures. You can also purchase these works online.

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