Peter Dreier

Peter Dreier is E.P. Clapp Distinguished Professor of Politics at Occidental College. A co-editor (with Kate Aronoff and Michael Kazin) of We Own the Future: Democratic Socialism—American Style (The New Press), he lives in Los Angeles.

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The American Prospect

Read David Dayen’s essay from We Own the Future published in The American Prospect.


Read Naomi Klein’s essay from We Own the Future on the Green New Deal and democratic socialism published in Dissent magazine.

Publishers Weekly

Read a review of the “must-read” We Own the Future in Publishers Weekly.

Books by Peter Dreier

We Own the Future
Democratic Socialism—American Style

Kate Aronoff, Peter Dreier, Michael Kazin