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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.

  • 1967 Spring Mobilization against the War in Vietnam | Zinn Education Project: Teaching People's History
    Apr. 15, 1967: Massive Anti-Vietnam War Demonstrations
    On April 15, 1967, amidst growing opposition to the U.S. war in Vietnam, large-scale anti-war protests were held in New York, San Francisco, and many other cities.
    In New York,

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  • From Oregon to Arkansas: Howard Zinn Book Drive Ties People Together

    During the Howard Zinn book drive for Arkansas, we posted this note from Harrisburg, Arkansas high school teacher Morgan Garland: “I only have one copy of Howard Zinn’s book and I make copies of each chapter for all of my students.” Garland could not afford a class set. A Zinn Education Project Facebook fan, Yarrow from southern Oregon, saw the post and decided to take action.

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