Tag Archives: Howard Zinn

John Silber Fights Again

Full Disclosure #1: The hardworking staff currently teaches at Boston University and does not have tenure. Full Disclosure #2: The hardworking staff has fond memories of former BU czar John Silber. Back in the day, we regularly collided with Dr. … Continue reading

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NPR’s Mortal Zinn

Thursday’s Howard Zinn obit on NPR’s All Things Considered included, as the hardworking staff at Campaign Outsider noted, this brickbat from the always-unpleasant David Horowitz: There is absolutely nothing in Howard Zinn’s intellectual output that is worthy of any kind … Continue reading

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Boston Is Zinn City

Thursday’s Boston Globe front-paged its obituary of Boston University historian and political activist Howard Zinn, and it was surprising that for such a controversial figure there was no, well, controversy in the piece. As the Globe turns, apparently, no one … Continue reading

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