Related to & About Howard Zinn

Obituaries and Tributes

A collection of obituaries and the numerous tributes made to Howard Zinn and his impact across generations and populations of people.

Teaching with Voices of a People’s History of the United States

By Gayle Olson-Raymer. Seven Stories Press. 2006.
Gayle Olson-Raymer provides insight into how to use Voices of a People’s History of the United States in the classroom, including discussion, exam, and essay questions, creative ideas for in-class activities and group projects, and suggestions.

Voices of a People’s History

Education Nonprofit.
Voices of a People’s History brings to light little known voices from U.S. history by bringing the rich history of the United States to life through public readings of primary-source materials.
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You Can’t Be Neutral on a Moving Train: A Personal History of Our Times

By Howard Zinn. Book - Autobiography. Beacon Press. 1994; 2002; updated in 2018 with a foreword by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor.
In his memoir, You Can’t Be Neutral on a Moving Train, Zinn reflects on more than thirty years of fighting for social change, from his teenage years as a laborer in Brooklyn to teaching at Spelman College, where he emerged in the civil rights movement as a powerful voice for justice.

Zinn Education Project

Education Nonprofit. Collaboration between Rethinking Schools and Teaching for Change.
The Zinn Education Project promotes the teaching of people’s history in classrooms and offers free, downloadable lessons.
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