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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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wwII_memorial_relief_thumbVeterans and Dissent at the War Memorial

For Veterans Day, we highlight this article, “Dissent at the War Memorial,” written by Howard Zinn in 2004. Asked to speak on a panel called, “War Stories,” Zinn said, “I don’t want to honor military heroism–that conceals too much death and suffering. I want to honor those who all these years have opposed the horror of war.” This is followed by additional resources for learning and teaching about war. 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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