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Louisiana Weekly
The price of dehumanizationor Blacks or women or even white servants.” Colonial society was not democrati
The price of dehumanization
Louisiana Weekly / Posted yesterday
or Blacks or women or even white servants.” Colonial society was not democratic, nor was it egalitarian, said historian Howard Zinn in his seminal work A People’s History of the United States. This nation was dominated by men “who had enough... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Bob Fitrakis and Harvey Wasserman, THE STRIP & FLIP SELECTION OF 2016: Five Jim Crows & Electronic Electionalso a member of the Green Party focused on election issues and the environment
Bob Fitrakis and Harvey Wasserman, THE STRIP & FLIP SELECTION OF 2016: Five Jim Crows & Electronic Election
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 days ago
also a member of the Green Party focused on election issues and the environment. He spearheaded people's histories before Howard Zinn created his important series, and what an important genre that is. We all know about John Calhoun and Woodrow... Read more
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Quartz
The term “anti-establishment” has lost all meaning in this year’s US presidential race1960s and early 1970s—an era that saw a similarly rancorous presidential electi
The term “anti-establishment” has lost all meaning in this year’s US presidential race
Quartz / Posted 12 days ago
1960s and early 1970s—an era that saw a similarly rancorous presidential election in 1968 and a rise in independent voters—Howard Zinn, in his book A People’s History of the United States, cites political scientist Samuel Huntington: “To the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Mimi Lang: Daniel Berrigan devoted life to seeking peace, justiceThe Catholic Peace Fellowship, which denounced the Vietnam War as immoral. Thre
Mimi Lang: Daniel Berrigan devoted life to seeking peace, justice
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
The Catholic Peace Fellowship, which denounced the Vietnam War as immoral. Three years later, he accompanied historian Howard Zinn to North Vietnam to bring home three captured U.S. pilots. He saw the effects of napalm and U.S. bombings on the... Read more
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Irish Central
Martin Sheen was proud to be arrested with Irish priest of Vietnam drafts (AUDIO)to put himself in the line of fire in order to save others during the Vietnam W
Martin Sheen was proud to be arrested with Irish priest of Vietnam drafts (AUDIO)
Irish Central / Posted 15 days ago
to put himself in the line of fire in order to save others during the Vietnam War. In 1968 he flew to Hanoi with activist Howard Zinn to secure the release of three American pilots. While there he experienced bombing raids on the North Vietnam... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Bearing the CrossDan founded Clergy and Laity Concerned about Vietnam in 1965 with Rabbi Abraham
Bearing the Cross
Op-Ed News / Posted 15 days ago
Dan founded Clergy and Laity Concerned about Vietnam in 1965 with Rabbi Abraham Heschel. He traveled to North Vietnam with Howard Zinn in 1968 on a peace mission and returned home with three U.S. Air Force personnel who had been held prisoner. He... Read more
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The Express-Times
Berrigan brought message of peace to KirkridgeThe Catholic Peace Fellowship which denounced the Vietnam war as immoral. Three
Berrigan brought message of peace to Kirkridge
The Express-Times / Posted 20 days ago
The Catholic Peace Fellowship which denounced the Vietnam war as immoral. Three years later he accompanied historian Howard Zinn to North Vietnam to bring home three captured U.S. pilots. He saw the effects of napalm and U.S. bombings on the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Dan Berrigan: in Memoriambodies. Berrigan knew first-hand what he was talking about. In 1968 he travele
Dan Berrigan: in Memoriam
Op-Ed News / Posted 21 days ago
bodies. Berrigan knew first-hand what he was talking about. In 1968 he traveled to North Vietnam with historian, Howard Zinn. They had set out on an ultimately successful mission to free three U.S. airmen captured by the Vietnamese. In... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Daniel Berrigan, priest, prisoner, anti-war crusader, diesMartin Luther King Jr. to found Clergy and Laity Against the War in Vietnam. In
Daniel Berrigan, priest, prisoner, anti-war crusader, dies
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 22 days ago
Martin Luther King Jr. to found Clergy and Laity Against the War in Vietnam. In February 1968, he traveled with historian Howard Zinn to North Vietnam and returned with three American prisoners of war who were released as a goodwill... Read more
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Everett Herald
Daniel Berrigan, pacifist priest, dies at 94was moving away from conventional priestly piety by condemning U.S. involvement
Daniel Berrigan, pacifist priest, dies at 94
Everett Herald / Posted 23 days ago
was moving away from conventional priestly piety by condemning U.S. involvement in Vietnam.In 1968, Berrigan traveled with Howard Zinn, the liberal political activist and historian, to North Vietnam in a successful effort to bring back three... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Activist priest Daniel Berrigan dies at age 94away from conventional priestly piety by condemning U.S. involvement in Vietnam
Activist priest Daniel Berrigan dies at age 94
Baltimore Sun / Posted 23 days ago
away from conventional priestly piety by condemning U.S. involvement in Vietnam. In 1968, Father Berrigan traveled with Howard Zinn, the liberal political activist and historian, to North Vietnam in a successful effort to bring back three... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Rev. Daniel J. Berrigan, pacifist priest who led antiwar protests, dies at 94also moving away from conventional priestly piety by condemning U.S. involvemen
Rev. Daniel J. Berrigan, pacifist priest who led antiwar protests, dies at 94
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
also moving away from conventional priestly piety by condemning U.S. involvement in Vietnam.In 1968, Berrigan traveled with Howard Zinn, the liberal political activist and historian, to North Vietnam in a successful effort to bring back three... Read more
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Boston Globe
Daniel J. Berrigan, pacifist priest who led antiwar protests, dies at 94also moving away from conventional priestly piety by condemning US involvement
Daniel J. Berrigan, pacifist priest who led antiwar protests, dies at 94
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
also moving away from conventional priestly piety by condemning US involvement in Vietnam. In 1968, Berrigan traveled with Howard Zinn, the liberal political activist and historian, to North Vietnam in a successful effort to bring back three... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Tant: Fitting that Human Rights Festival coincides with May Daypolitical movements outside the mainstream Democratic and Republican political
Tant: Fitting that Human Rights Festival coincides with May Day
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 23 days ago
political movements outside the mainstream Democratic and Republican political parties, as the late, great historian Howard Zinn made clear in his groundbreaking book, “A People’s History of the United States.” America’s own Pledge Of... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Not going to Jacksonin American life,” wrote Walter Russell Mead in The American Interest in Januar
Not going to Jackson
Namibia Economist / Posted 1 months ago
in American life,” wrote Walter Russell Mead in The American Interest in January. It has been a long time coming. In 1980, Howard Zinn, a historian, noted that conventional references to Jackson as “frontiersman, soldier, democrat, man of the... Read more
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