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Howard Zinn : you can't be neutral on a moving train.

Zinn, Howard, 1922-2010 (Added Author). Ellis, Deb. (Director). Mueller, Denis. (Director). Damon, Matt (Narrator). Martinez, Richard. (Composer).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 78 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : First Run Films : 2004.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Deb Ellis.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Matt Damon.
Summary, etc.:
This acclaimed film looks at the amazing life of the renowned historian, activist and author. Following his early days as a shipyard labor organizer and bombardier in World War II, Zinn became an academic rebel and leader of civil disobedience in a time of institutionalized racism and war. His influential writings shine light on and bring voice to factory workers, immigrant laborers, African Americans, Native Americans and the working poor. Featuring rare archival materials and interviews with Zinn and colleagues such as Noam Chomsky, You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train captures the essence of this extraordinary man who has been a catalyst for progressive change for more than 60 years.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Political participation > United States.
Historians > United States > Biography.
United States > History > 1945- > Philosophy.

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