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remnant 62: "I was a worker"

Whatever I was, blue collar or white collar, ditch digger or waiter (yes, I did those things, too) or faculty member in a large university, I was a worker.

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Howard Zinn

Howard Zinn and Woody Guthrie: Ludlow Massacre, April 20, 1914

The Ludlow Massacre was one of the deadliest attacks on striking workers in U.S. history.

Shortly after Woodrow Wilson took office there began in Colorado one of the most bitter and violent struggles between workers and corporate capital in the history of the country. 1,285 more words

Social Justice

“To be hopeful in bad times is not just foolishly romantic. It is based on the fact that human history is a history not only of cruelty, but also of…

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A People’s History of United States by Howard Zinn has always been a book I’ve picked up and read in pieces but for the first time since college I’m reading chronologically beginning with the 20th century .  656 more words

Daily Droppings

Busting the Media’s ISIS Myths

by Daniel Greenfield
August 14, 2014

Know your enemy. To know what ISIS is, we have to clear away the media myths about ISIS. 548 more words

Israel & Middle East