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WAMM Second Monday Movie - "Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train"

  • Women Against Military Madness 4200 Cedar Avenue South Minneapolis, MN, 55407 United States (map)

In these troubled times, Howard Zinn is insipiring a new generation. This acclaimed film looks at the amazing life of the renowned historian, activist and author. Following his early days as a shipyard labor organizer and bombardier in World War II, Zinn became an academic rebel and leader of civil disobedience in a time of institutionalized racism and war. His influential writings shine light on and bring voice to factory workers, immigrant laborers, African Americans, Native Americans and the working poor. 

Featuring rare archival materials and interviews with Zinn and colleagues such as Noam Chomsky, You Can't Be Neutral  captures the essence of this extraordinary man who has been a catalyst for progressive change for more than 60 years. 

Narrated by Matt Damon. Featuring music by Pearl Jam, Woody Guthrie and Billy Bragg!

Connecting the dots. Lively discussion follows. Always free and open to the public. 

 

Earlier Event: September 9
The 28th Annual Energy Fair
Later Event: September 13
Know Your Peace Trivia