[Howard Zinn raw #75: Zinn speaks briefly about activism and American media]

Howard Zinn speaking at Campos High School.

00:02Copy video clip URL Camera opens on Howard Zinn speaking at Campos High School. He is talking about activist movements and war demonstrations that are ignored by the media. He encourages the students to never feel discouraged by the size of the movement, mentioning that many movements feel hopeless at the start. 

2:20Copy video clip URL An administrator thanks Zinn for coming to speak. Students come up and shake his hand or take photos with him. Loud room noise. Some students asks about government systems in different countries. A small group of people listen to him speak again. He talks about ignorance propagated by American media. He says that giving people information motivates them to make change. Camera moves away for a longer shot. 

12:20Copy video clip URL Shot of a group of lockers with the Puerto Rican flag painted on it. Mural outside the school. Street outside the school. Shots of the area. Puerto Rican Cultural Center.

16:00Copy video clip URL Tape ends. 

 

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