• You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train

  • A Personal History of Our Times
  • By: Howard Zinn
  • Narrated by: David Strathairn
  • Length: 8 hrs
  • 4.8 out of 5 stars (238 ratings)

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You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train

By: Howard Zinn
Narrated by: David Strathairn
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Howard Zinn, author of A People's History of the United States, tells his personal stories about more than 30 years of fighting for social change, from teaching at Spelman College to recent protests against war. A former bombardier in World War II, Zinn emerged in the civil rights movement as a powerful voice for justice. Although he's a fierce critic, he gives us reason to hope that by learning from history and engaging politically, we can make a difference in the world.

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"A warmhearted memoir of a teacher who committed his politically engaged life to the belief that love is a command to action." ( The Washington Post)

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