Uncommon Sense: From the Writings of Howard Zinn


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Howard Zinn’s remarkable wisdom and insight can be found in his earliest writings through his latest essays, speeches, and plays. Uncommon Sense brings together his most poignant and profound quotations from decades of writing and speaking. The book reveals the philosophical side of Howard Zinn and a consistency of vision over 50 years on topics ranging from government to race, history, law, civil disobedience, and activism. [Publisher’s description.]

Published by Paradigm Publishers, 2009.

Table of Contents


    1. Government
    2. History
    3. War and Peace
    4. Class
    5. Racism and Resistance
    6. Law and Justice
    7. Marxism and Anarchism
    8. Taking Action

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