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About Howard Zinn

I can UNDERSTAND pessimism, but I don't BELIEVE in it. It's not simply a matter of faith, but of historical EVIDENCE. Not overwhelming evidence, just enough to give HOPE, because for hope we don't need certainty, only POSSIBILITY.

  • NEA 2016 National Convention | Zinn Education Project: Teaching People's History
    Nation’s Largest Teachers Union Endorses Teaching “Climate Justice”

    By Bill Bigelow
    Last week in Washington, D.C. the National Education Association (NEA), voted at its national convention to support the Portland resolution and to encourage state and local affiliates to create and promote climate literacy resolutions in their own communities, using the Portland resolution as a model. The NEA has close to 3 million members, and its convention is dubbed “the world’s largest deliberative assembly,” with 7,000 delegates.

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  • Students engaged with learning people's history | Zinn Education Project: Teaching People's History
    A Letter to You from Myla Kabat-Zinn

    Dear Friends:
    As Howard Zinn’s daughter, I want to share with you how excited I am to know that more and more students across the country are learning people’s history in school, thanks to their teachers and the Zinn Education Project.

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