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A nice surprise from last thursday. A friend handed us a 2015 calender on the '10 Year Crisis of Thai Politics [2548-2558]', anonymously published and distributed during an alternative new year... [Blog post]
Gevochten, dat  heeft Will Thorne zeker,  niet alleen om te overleven maar ook als vakbondsman. Dit boek, een van de eerste echte autobiografieën vanuit het perspectief van iemand afkomstig uit de... [Blog post]
Alfredo Menéndez-Navarro, Professor of the History of Science at Granada University, is the author of a richly illustrated publication presenting historical posters from various European Countries.... [Blog post]
De man die geen biografie wou, heeft er zes jaar na zijn dood toch een gekregen. Nooit op de knieën: Marcus Bakker 1923-2009, communist en parlementariër, geschreven door Leo Molenaar en uitgebracht... [Blog post]
De tentoonstelling Signs of Solidarity: the Dutch against Apartheid staat op dit moment in het Castle of Good Hope museum in Kaapstad. De opening werd op 11 februari verricht door de Nederlandse... [Blog post]
Probably the most complex archives digitized within the Centrale-project are those of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels.These archive are precious and famous, and used intensively by highly specialized... [Blog post]
is one of the new names of what formerly were known as the DOC or documentation collections (DOC Thailand in this case) The Asia Department with support of Collection Processing has started to make... [Blog post]
Maurice Ferares (*1922) is violist van zijn vak, was actief in de vakbond van Toonkunstenaars, in de trotskistische Vierde Internationale en het Sociaal-Democratisch Centrum. Zijn roman Violist in... [Blog post]
Also late last year we received the library and documentation collection of the Committee for Asian Women (CAW), a regional NGO for women workers groups.The library is a very worthwhile addition to... [Blog post]
Late last year (2014) we received a collection of photographs (digital copies) from the Thai workers co-operative Dignity Returns (garment workers), documenting their struggle roughly from 2002 until... [Blog post]