Howard Zinn
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"Howard Zinn" was an American historian, author, playwright, and social activist. He was a political science professor at Boston University for 24 years and taught history at Spelman College for 7 years. Zinn wrote more than 20 books, including his best-selling and influential A People's History of the United States. He wrote extensively about the African-American Civil Rights Movement (1955–1968)/civil rights and Peace movement/anti-war movements, and labor history of the United States. His memoir, You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train, was also the title of a Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train/2004 documentary about Zinn's life and work.

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