A Wicked Man? No, a Fool with Wicked Ideas


I’ve been uncomfortable with one characterization in my blog on Howard Zinn, and have decided I want to correct and will ask our editor David Swindle to do so in the original text. This brief blog is by way of explanation. I’m uncomfortable with calling Zinn a “wicked man” and thereby putting him in the [...]

Spitting on Howard Zinn’s Grave?


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Here’s what I really said about the lifelong Stalinist and propagandist.

Spitting on Howard Zinn’s Grave?


The other day a reporter from NPR called me and asked me for my comments on the death of the lifelong Stalinist and propagandist Howard Zinn. I was a little reluctant because I knew that whatever I said, legions of unscrupulous myrmidons on the left would jump on it and say I had [...]