By Danny Katch
Opinion polls express that many folks within the U.S. want socialism to capitalism. yet after being declared useless and buried for many years, socialism has come to intend little greater than whatever vaguely much less merciless and silly than what we've. That’s now not precisely going to encourage thousands to typhoon the barricades.
Danny Katch brings jointly the 2 nice Marxist traditions of Karl and Groucho to supply an exciting and insightful advent to what the socialist culture has to claim approximately democracy, economics and the opportunity of humans to be whatever greater than being bomb-dropping, planet-destroying racist fools.
“Danny Katch has performed the most unlikely: he makes socialism attractive. Socialism... Seriously is eye-opening, inspiring, and humorous. caution to all Democrats, Republicans, and libertarians: this booklet may well flip you right into a closet socialist.” —Judah Friedlander, international Champion
“The such a lot hilarious publication approximately socialism considering the fact that Karl Marx and his brother Harpo wrote their funny story book.” —Hari Kondabolu
“I’ve been awaiting somebody to put in writing this book—a lighthearted, effortless learn that packs an intro path on socialism right into a brief quantity. With jokes that made me snicker out loud, and many center. Socialism is for fanatics, indeed.” —Sarah Jaffe, host, Dissent Magazine’s “Belabored” podcast
“The funniest, smartest, and most threatening political author you neverheard of is Danny Katch.” —Dave Zirin, activities editor, The Nation
“Danny Katch brings the socialist imaginative and prescient to lifestyles — Socialism... Seriously is very readable.” —Bhaskar Sunkara, editor, Jacobin
“Danny Katch has higher comedian bomb points of interest than Jon Stewart: his outrageous, passionate sarcasm consistently falls precisely heading in the right direction. The Democratic occasion, as we used to assert within the day, is the killing joke.” —Mike Davis, writer, In compliment of Barbarians
“If the Communist Manifesto and America’s Funniest domestic movies had a toddler, it'd be Danny Katch’s new e-book. It’s a hilarious and enjoyable approach to take into consideration what’s improper with our international, the way it may be various, and the way we would get there. retain an additional replica of Socialism... Seriously on your bag and hand it to the following one that asks you what socialism is all approximately; so long as that individual isn't really your boss... seriously.” —Brian Jones, educator and socialist activist
“If socialism is this type of nice thought, why don’t we've got it but? This booklet explains why with undeniable language, humor and customary feel. If sufficient humans learn this e-book, it may well spark the revolution.” —Howie Hawkins, 2014 eco-friendly social gathering candidate for governor of recent York