Contents: Aijaz Ahmad: Islam, Islamism, Political Islam: Contexts and Varieties; Asef Bayat: Islamism and Empire: The Incongruous Nature of Islamist Anti-Imperialism; Gilbert Achcar: Religion and Politics Today From a Marxian Perspective; Sabah Alnasseri: Understanding Iraq; Bashir Abu-Manneh: Israel's Colonial Siege and the Palestinians; Yildiz Atasoy: The Islamic Ethic and the Spirit of Turkish Capitalism Today; William I. Robinson: Transformative Possibilities in Latin America; Margarita López Maya: Venezuela Today: A 'Participative and Protagonistic' Democracy?; Marta Harnecker: Blows and Counterblows in Venezuela; João-Pedro Stédile: The Class Struggles in Brazil: The Perspective of the MST; Wes Enzinna: All We Want Is the Earth: Agrarian Reform in Bolivia; Ana Esther Ceceña: On the Forms of Resistance in Latin America: Its 'Native' Moment; Richard Roman & Edur Velasco Arregui: The Oaxaca Commune
; Emilia Castorina: The Contradictions of 'Democratic'Neoliberalism in Argentina: A New Politics From 'Below'?; G.M. Tamás: Eastern Europe Today: Counter-Revolution against a Counter-Revolution; Adrien Thomas & Raghu Krishnan: Resistance to Neoliberalism in France; Kim Moody: Harvest of Empire: Immigrant Workers Centers in the USA; Alfredo Saad-Filho, Elmar Altvater, Gregory Albo: Neoliberalism and the Left: A Symposium.