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    HOWARD ZINN 1922–2010

    Howard Zinn (August 24, 1922-January 27, 2010) was a historian, playwright, and activist.

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Banned Books Week: Celebrate the Power of Learning People’s History

With Banned Book Week (Sept. 21-28) in full swing, we want to call attention to the recent—sometimes successful—attempts to ban Zinn’s work, A People’s History of the United States. In 2012, the Tucson Unified School District decided to abolish the highly-successful Mexican American Studies Program… Continue reading.

voices_2014_978160980592010th Anniversary Edition of Voices Coming This Fall

The 10th anniversary edition of Voices of a People’s History of the United States will be published this fall. This edition will feature new voices including whistleblower Chelsea Manning; Naomi Klein, speaking from the Occupy Wall Street encampment in Liberty Square; a member of Dream Defenders, a youth organization that confronts… Continue reading.

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Howard Zinn Bookfair

The first-ever Howard Zinn Bookfair will be held on November 15th, 2014 at the Mission High School in San Francisco. Professor Robin D.G. Kelley is one of the featured keynote speakers. Lifetime Achievement Awards will be presented to:… Read More

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