Immanuel Ness

Immanuel Ness

Immanuel Ness is a Professor of Political Science at Brooklyn College, City University of New York, and a Senior Research Associate at the Centre for Social Change at the University of Johannesburg. His research focuses on the political economy of labor movements and global migration. He is currently writing a book on comparative labor activism and social organization in key industrial centers of the Global South. He is the author of Southern Insurgency: The Coming of the Global Working Class, co-editor of Choke Points: Logistics Workers Disrupting the Global Supply Chain, and co-editor of the Oxford Handbook of Migration Crises. He also co-edits the quarterly periodical Journal of Labor and Society.

GTI Contributions
Immanuel Ness
Roundtable
Contribution to Planetizing the Labor Movement

April 2019

Working-class solidarity requires socialist political organization propelled by militant anti-imperialist movements in the Global South.
A contribution to an exchange on Workers of the World Unite (At Last)