An Arkansas lawmaker wants to ban all books written by deceased historian Howard Zinn, author of the national bestseller A People’s History of the United States.
Zinn, who died in 2010, wrote about American history from the perspective of the voiceless—women, African Americans, factory workers, Native Americans. His approach was controversial: For conservatives he was someone who defamed historical figures, and for intellectuals he was a drastic revisionist.
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