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  • [Howard Zinn raw #21]

    0:04 Howard Zinn talks with audience members before the start of the event. He moves behind the curtain on the stage. 0:58 A man at the podium makes an announcement about the Pacifica Radio Network and informs the audience that tonight they’re partnering with the Middle East Children’s Alliance. A woman takes the podium and speaks on the impending destruction that will be released on Iraq by the United States Government. The first man returns to talk about upcoming events. … Continue reading

  • [Howard Zinn raw #20]

    Second half of a conversation between Howard Zinn and Studs Terkel in Berkeley, California. They discuss their careers, the difficulty of challenging political consensus in the United States, and field questions from audience members. Continue reading

  • Keeping the Faith in Difficult Times: An Evening With Studs Terkel

    Keeping the Faith in Difficult Times: An Evening With Studs Terkel

    Studs Terkel in conversation with Harry Kreisler, producer of “Conversations with History.”  Introduced by Dave Eggers and the students of 826 Valencia. Kreisler interviews Studs Terkel—or rather Terkel unfurls a multitude of inspiring and humorous anecdotes, with Kreisler occasionally managing to interject—before a captive crowd at the University of California at Berkeley. Continue reading