A People’s History of the United States

November 3, 2019 - Comment

A classic since its original landmark publication in 1980, Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States is the first scholarly work to tell America’s story from the bottom up – from the point of view of, and in the words of, America’s women, factory workers, African-Americans, Native Americans, the working poor, and immigrant

A classic since its original landmark publication in 1980, Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States is the first scholarly work to tell America’s story from the bottom up – from the point of view of, and in the words of, America’s women, factory workers, African-Americans, Native Americans, the working poor, and immigrant laborers.

From Columbus to the Revolution to slavery and the Civil War – from World War II to the election of George W. Bush and the “War on Terror” – A People’s History of the United States is an important and necessary contribution to a complete and balanced understanding of American history.

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Anonymous says:

This book is full of bias, dishonesty and hatred… Bought this book for a history class. Started reading but couldn’t believe the bias and blatant disregard for honesty I found in this book so I decided to just drop the class.

Anonymous says:

This book actually starts off really great! Zinn starts out warning the reader he will … In short summary, this book is basically propaganda and should be renamed “All rich people must die.” But let me get into the details.This book actually starts off really great! Zinn starts out warning the reader he will not be taking a neutral stance and says he will view history only from the oppressed. He then starts off doing just that, watching the invasion of the Americas from the point of view of the natives, the revolution from the poor, slavery from those enslaved,…

Anonymous says:

An Instrument of Socialist Indoctrination On May 6, 2019 Monmouth University Polling Institute released a poll that surveyed attitudes on capitalism versus socialism. The title of the published poll was ” SOCIALISM vs. CAPITALISM? – Socialism not seen as compatible with American values, but opinion is not overwhelmingly negative”. The first line of the narrative said this: “Most Americans say socialism is not compatible with American values, but only 4-in-10 hold a decidedly negative opinion of it. The latest Monmouth University…

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