Howard Zinn (1922-2010): U.S.A. Lost Their Compass

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January 30, 2010 - Bad news: historian, writer and activist Howard Zinn died on wednesday (1/27) of a heart attack at the age of eighty-seven. We believed he was immortal, but the evidence is hard to deny: one of the most critical intellectuals of our time disappeared.

There would be so much to say to celebrate his work, specially his books.

A People’s History of the United States, presenting American history through the eyes of working people, changed the way we look at history in America.

Recently, about the Peace Nobel Prize attributed to Barack Obama, he was quite the only voice to publicly point out the obvious: Nobel prize puts Barack Obama on the list of its winners who promised peace but prosecuted war.

Read also:

Howard Zinn: A Public Intellectual Who Mattered
Educating for Democracy: Howard Zinn and His Lessons for Today

And on Blip.tv:

Remembering Howard Zinn

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