Howard Zinn meets Ace Ventura starting 6/3/11

From the director of BRUCE ALMIGHTY, THE NUTTY PROFESSOR and ACE VENTURA: PET DETECTIVE comes something completely different I AM                 Begins Friday, June 3 @ Huntington’s Cinema Arts Centre  SHOWTIMES Directed by TOM SHADYAC Featuring Noam Chomsky, Howard Zinn, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Lynne McTaggart, Coleman Barks, and Marc Ian Barasch Fri  -Sun 1:10 3:10 5:10 7:10 9:10 Mon -Thurs  2:10 4:10 6:10 8:10  

East End Report: “The Young People Speak: Coast to Coast” 8/22/10

East End Report: “The Young People Speak: Coast to Coast” Sunday August 22. The Hot 8 Brass Band from New Orleans will be featured at a Musical Rally, “The Young People Speak: Coast to Coast” at the Hayground School, 151 Mitchell Lane in Bridgehampton on Sunday ,  August 22 from 3 to 7 pm.

Howard Zinn: The People Speak Trailer and Showing 6/9/10

To live now, as human beings should live, in defiance of all that is bad around us, is itself a marvelous victory.” – Howard Zinn (1922-2010) “THE PEOPLE SPEAK” | one night only! A film by Chris Moore, Howard Zinn and Anthony Arnove Screening and Q&A Event New York City June 9th 2010 – 7:00 […]

Sad news: Howard Zinn died today (1/27/2010)

(excerpt from) Boston Globe Howard Zinn, historian who challenged status quo, dies at 87 By Mark Feeney, Globe Staff Howard Zinn, the Boston University historian and political activist who was an early opponent of US involvement in Vietnam and a leading faculty critic of BU president John Silber, died of a heart attack today in […]

A People’s History: A little bit of truth on the ol’ TV

Sent to me by a longtime PeaceSmithie… HOWARD ZINN’S “THE PEOPLE SPEAK”: ON THE HISTORY CHANNEL, DECEMBER 13TH, SUNDAY. NOT TO BE MISSED!  SPREAD THE WORD! from Huffington Post The People Speak: When Television Makes History By Dave Zirin On December 13th, a date I’ve basically had tattooed on my arm like the guy from […]

The Last Internationale album is out

More videos can be found at http://www.youtube.com/edgeyp12 I’ve been feeling guilty for weeks about not posting about the release of The Last Internationale’s self-titled debut album.   I anxiously awaited the dlivery of the album, and was not disappointed.  I am in awe of the creative power of this duo, Edgey and Delila.  Their recordings, which […]

Animated Graphic Novel of People’s History of American Empire by Howard Zinn

Empire or Humanity? What the Classroom Didn’t Teach Me about the American Empire by Howard Zinn Narrated by Viggo Mortensen Art by Mike Konopacki Video editing by Eric Wold The Graphic Novel of A People’s History of American Empire is Addictive. It’s even more satisfying than the book. Professor Zinn brings his own voice and […]

10 Progressive Books for the Holidays

  Click, Clack, Moo Cows That Type by Doreen Cronin We’ve loved this children’s book for a while, and were not surprised to find it for sale on a union website as a gift for children. This book is the best inspiration we have ever seen to inspire a love of writing, and a feeling […]

Howard Zinn on behalf of the Committee for an Open Discussion of Zionism

from http://www.codz.org  As you may have heard, in late August of this year, The University of Michigan Press, after receiving a series of complaining and threatening emails and letters from an ultra-Zionist group called StandWithUs, an offshoot of Campus Watch, withdrew from distribution [former Green Party of NYS Senate candidate and]Prof. Joel Kovel’s book Overcoming […]

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