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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.

  • NPR Segment on Teaching About Slavery Features Zinn Education Project

    Tune into the 1A radio show on Monday, February 19 at 11 AM EST for “How Do You Teach Slavery?” which focuses on a new report from the Southern Poverty Law Center called “Teaching Hard History: American Slavery.” The show features Adam Sanchez, Zinn Education Project organizer and curriculum writer.

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  • The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America (Book) | Zinn Education Project: Teaching People's History
    Free Book Offer: The Color of Law

    How do you teach about housing discrimination in the North? Tell us, using excerpts from Richard Rothstein’s articles or book, The Color of Law, or Linda Christensen’s lesson, “Stealing Home: Eminent Domain, Urban Renewal, and the Loss of Community.”

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