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050110 moving train


sudden noise, out of bed
sturdy feet, eyes ahead
prepare ready for the attack
stabbed in the back, the weapon is lies
compassion whithers, empathy dies… 119 more words


Connaissez-vous vraiment l'histoire des Etats-Unis ?

Ce documentaire se base sur « Une histoire populaire des Etats-Unis » de Howard Zinn dans laquelle il parle de ceux qui ne parlent pas dans l’histoire officielle, les esclaves, les Indiens, les déserteurs, les ouvrières du textile, les syndicalistes et tous les sans-noms en lutte pour briser leurs chaînes. 351 more words


Howard Zinn’s History Lessons Michael Kazin ▪ Spring 2004

Howard Zinn’s History Lessons

Michael KazinSpring 2004

Every work of history, according to Howard Zinn, is a political document. He titled his thick survey “A People’s History” (A People’s History of the United States, 1492-Present ) so that no potential reader would wonder about his own point of view: “With all its limitations, it is a history disrespectful of governments and respectful of people’s movements of resistance.” 2,961 more words

A Punk’s History of Howard Zinn


Celebrity deaths elicit some strange reactions. I sometimes get wrapped up in mourning the loss and forget that I didn’t know the person. I was hit pretty hard by the deaths of Joe Strummer and Joey Ramone, even though I’d never met them and had no intention of meeting them. 1,686 more words


Movie screening of 'The People Speak' hits the mark in Berlin

‘I fell in love with all the rebel girls, although only two of them remain alive today’ says Victor Grossman, commenting especially on the women depicted in ‘ 359 more words