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Howard Zinn (August 24, – January 27, ) was an American historian, playwright, and social activist. He was chair of the history and social sciences department at Spelman He wrote extensively about the Civil Rights Movement and anti-war movement, and labor history of the United States. His memoir, You Can't.
US history for Zinn was thus a painful narrative about ordinary folks Soldiers who fought to preserve the Union got duped by "an aura of Guardian journalism is rooted in facts with a progressive perspective on the world.
Harry Kreisler interviews Howard Zinn, author, 'A People's History of the You've argued that what is selected and who selects the facts for history is very in labor history, reading on my own the history of labor struggles in this country, and .
Every work of history, according to Howard Zinn, is a political document. oceans at the turn of the past century as little more than a mass of surplus labor.
Howard Zinn: A People's History of the United States Zinn talks about those who have no voice in the official History: Slaves, Indians, deserters, textile workers, union men. Between and , Comments (8). Anonymous picture.
Howard Zinn's groundbreaking work on U.S. history. This book details lives and facts rarely included in textbooks—an indispensable teacher and student resource. child-labor laws, health and safety standards, universal suffrage, women's.