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GESCHIEDENIS VAN ONDERUIT

HOWARD ZINN BLIJFT ACTUEEL, OOK IN HET TRUMP-TIJDPERK

Gast-artikel door Tom Ronse

Het gebeurt maar heel zelden dat van een boek over geschiedenis meer dan twee miljoen exemplaren verkocht worden. 2,136 more words

Finishing People's History

Seven years ago this month, I finished reading A People’s History of the United States, by Howard Zinn, 2003 edition.  I have posted blogs about the first part of this book in March, 2017 and April, 2017.  1,630 more words

More Deadly

An excerpt from chapter one of Howard Zinn’s The People’s History of the United States (1980):

It is not that the historian can avoid emphasis of some facts and not of others. 424 more words

Subverting Empire

Don’t Know Enough About History

I can easily recall a scene played out many afternoons when I was in elementary school. I’d sway forward and backward on the porch swing, my feet pushing off against the wood deck. 460 more words

Books

Zinn-ister Intent

The New York Times boldly proclaimed Howard Zinn’s…. A People’s History should be required reading for all college students.  Professors and high school teachers alike have responded by making Zinn’s screed one of the top ten requested academic books.  279 more words

History

Young and No Head

As long as young adults seek ways to… “discover themselves” and anger their parents- there will be audience for Howard Zinn’s A People’s History.   … 244 more words

History

What they need

Give people what they need: food, medicine, clean air, pure water, trees and grass, pleasant homes to live in, some hours of work, more hours of leisure.

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