Deepak Bhargava

Deepak Bhargava has been a leader in justice movements for over thirty years. He is currently a distinguished lecturer at the CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies and senior fellow at the Roosevelt Institute. He is a co-founder of Leadership for Democracy and Social Justice and past president of Community Change. The co-editor (with Ruth Milkman and Penny Lewis) of Immigration Matters and co-author (with Stephanie Luce) of Practical Radicals (both published by The New Press), he lives in New York City.

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News and Reviews


Read an interview with authors Deepak Bhargava and Stephanie Luce about Practical Radicals in the Guardian.

The Forge

Read an excerpt from Practical Radicals in The Forge

Kirkus Reviews

Read a review of Practical Radicals by Deepak Bhargava and Stephanie Luce in Kirkus Reviews.

Discussion Guide

For organizers, classrooms, book clubs, and other group discussions, check out the Practical Radicals Discussion Guide.


Books by Deepak Bhargava

Immigration Matters
Movements, Visions, and Strategies for a Progressive Future

Ruth Milkman, Deepak Bhargava, Penny Lewis

Practical Radicals
Seven Strategies to Change the World

Deepak Bhargava, Stephanie Luce