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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.

  • Charlottesville Workshop | Zinn Education Project
    People’s History Workshops in Charlottesville

    Educators in Charlottesville invited Adam Sanchez to facilitate a full-day workshop focused on teaching the Black freedom struggle from the resistance of the enslaved and abolitionists during the Civil War, to the heroic efforts to reshape society during Reconstruction, and finally with an exploration of the powerful organizing of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee.

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  • Indiana | Zinn Education Project
    Indiana Schools Host People’s History Workshops

    Despite recent attempts by former governor (now Purdue University president) Mitch Daniels’ attempt to ban Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States from Indiana schools, the Zinn Education Project (ZEP) was invited present three workshops to dozens of educators across the state.

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