Suzi Weissman is Professor of Politics at Saint Mary's College of California and sits on the editorial boards of Critique and Against the Current. She is the author of Victor Serge: A Political Biography (Verso 2013), among other works, writes on the Soviet Union, working class and left dissent, and has written on the conditions of American unions in Jacobin Magazine. She broadcasts the weekly "Beneath the Surface with Suzi Weissman" on KPFK in Los Angeles, and does a biweekly podcast for Jacobin Radio.