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John Ralston Saul's "A Fair Country - Telling Truths About Canada"

I don’t agree with John Ralston Saul on many things. And I do not trust him, which is an issue because I haven’t read as much as he has and I don’t possess the intelligence and mental power that he possesses. 4,453 more words

General

„Ludowa historia Stanów Zjednoczonych. Od roku 1492 do dziś” Howard Zinn

Jak to jest, że mimo, że uwielbiam historię, lubię o niej czytać, wcielać się w postacie historyczne w sfabularyzowanych opowieściach o nich, to nadal kiepsko u mnie ze znajomością tejże. 939 more words

Recenzje

Is Zinn the Darwin of the History World?

There are few things more troubling than a book ban.  Yet conservative activists keep trying to ban Howard Zinn’s People’s History of the United States… 829 more words

Evolution/Creation

The Problem is Civil Obedience

Matt Damon read a speech written by Howard Zinn.

GungHo!

Howard Zinn

Howard Zinn‘s A People’s History of the United States is one of those books that should be mandatory reading for Americans – the world, actually. Learning to see things from different perspectives is so important, and it brings forth compassion for those on the other side. 50 more words

Inspirational Quotes

Reader's Corner: Why Does Arkansas Hate History?

The word “censorship” gets thrown around a lot these days, not always responsibly. But every so often you see a case that seems to fit the textbook definition. 165 more words

Books

Zinn on First Americans

A PEOPLE’S HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES:  
1492-Present
by Howard Zinn
Published 1980; fifth printing, 2003

Introduction:  One of the best American history books I have read, this stellar work upsets any romantic notions one might have about our nation’s beginnings.   677 more words