Journals and Magazines

Note: This list includes on-line journals, academic journals, and periodicals.


Against the Current

Alternative Press Index  (API)


The Black Commentator
Genuine journalists and sincere activists seek out an audience that can change the world for the better. The Black Commentator's core audience is African Americans and their allies in the struggle for social and economic justice.

Blue Collar Review
Journal of Progressive Working Class Literature

Canadian Dimension Magazine

Capital & Class
Capital & Class is published three times a year by the Conference of Socialists Economists (CSE). The journal provides a critique of global capitalism in the Marxist tradition, reaching out into the labour, trade union and other radical movements, such as anti-racism, environmentalism and feminism.

Capitalism Nature Socialism (CNS)

Common Sense

Journal of the Edinburgh Conference of Socialist Economists

Covert Action Quarterly

Cultural Logic

Marxist theory and practice


Earth First

The Radical Environmental Journal

Green Left Weekly

Historical Materialism

Heterodox Economics Journals

Hypatia: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy


a journal of analytic socialism

International Socialist Review

International Viewpoint Journal

Ernest Mandel & 4th International

Journal of World-Systems Research
Journal of World-Systems Research is scholarly refereed electronic journal with an international, interdisciplinary Editorial Board. The journal is co-published by the Institute for Research on World-Systems (University of California at Riverside) and the Center for Global, International and Regional Studies (University of California at Santa Cruz.

Killing the Buddha
a critical intersection of religion, politics, & culture

Labor Notes

Left Business Observer

international journal of socialist renewal (Australia)

Founded in 1971 at the London School of Economics and Political Science, Millennium is one of the leading journals in the field of International Relations. The journal has a worldwide individual and institutional circulation and constitutes an excellent resource for students, academics and anyone with an interest in the ideas and actors that work and to shape our world and world views.

Monthly Review
Monthly Review was founded in May 1949. Its founding editors, Paul Sweezy and Leo Huberman, have written formidable political economy texts. It publishes articles on a range of topics written by leading intellectuals, academics, and activists in the left tradition. The journal includes many of its published articles on its web site.

Mother Jones

Multinational Monitor

The Nation

New Internationalist

New Left Review
Published for forty years as a key journal of the international Left, NLR has been transformed since 2000 into a new resource for the new century. It stands resolutely opposed to Third Way pieties and neoliberal prescriptions, combating capital's current apologists with sharp and scholarly analysis, internationalist critique, polemic and experiential prose.

New Political Science

New Politics

a journal of socialist thought

New York Review of Books

Off Our Backs
a women's newsjournal

The Progressive

Radical Chains

beyond Leninism, situationists, anarchism etc

Radical Philosophy

Radical Philosophy is a journal of socialist and feminist philosophy. The purpose of the journal is to provide a forum for debate and discussion of theoretical issues on the left. It encourages the serious and informed discussion of such issues in clear and non-technical language, aimed to reach a wide audience.

Race Traitor

Red Pepper homepage

a revolutionary marxist feminist zine from Toronto

Rethinking Marxism
A project of the Association for Economic and Social Analysis (AESA), Rethinking Marxism has become recognized as one of the premier interdisciplinary journals on the Left. Rethinking Marxism aims to stimulate interest in and debate over the explanatory power and social consequences of Marxian economic, cultural, and social analysis.

Review of Radical Political Economics

Science and Society

Social Text

Socialism and Democracy
a semi-annual publication of the Research Group on Socialism and Democracy.

Socialism Today

Socialist Register

Studies in Political Economy

Theory & Event is a public interest journal inspired by the great patriot Thomas Paine, author of Common Sense and The Rights of Man. " seeks to enrich the national debate on controversial public issues by featuring the ideas, opinions, and analyses too often overlooked by the mainstream media."

Z Magazine

Victory is Certain.
Last Updated: June 12, 2004