Written two years after the commencement of the Second World War, the chapters in this book succinctly put forward the case for reorganizing the foundations of the social order, by rejecting capitalism and historical equilibrium, both in Europe and further afield in the British Empire, in favour of building a Socialist civilization.
1. The Need for a European Revolution Harold J. Laski 2. World Government Harold Nicolson 3. Culture and Liberty Herbert Read 4. Freedom for Colonial Peoples W. M. Macmillan 5. Social Justice Ellen Wilkinson 6. A Socialist Civilization G. D. H. Cole