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Works of Radical Imagination

August 2022 marks the 100th anniversary of Howard Zinn’s birth. Although he died in 2010, his oeuvre continues to inform and inspire activists, scholars, and change-makers around the world.

To celebrate his life and legacy, we're offering 30% off all Howard Zinn books, along with the free eBook A Life of Activism: Howard Zinn in His Own Words, Selected Writings for the Centennial, a collection of Howard Zinn’s writings compiled by his publishers, Beacon Press, Haymarket Books, The New Press, and Seven Stories Press.

HOWARD ZINN (1922–2010) was a historian, author, professor, playwright, and activist. His life’s work focused on a wide range of issues including race, class, war, and history, and touched the lives of countless people. His writing celebrated the accomplishments of social movements and ordinary people, and challenged readers to question the myths that justify war and inequality. Zinn’s influence lives on in millions of people who have read his work and have been inspired by his actions. He ended his autobiography with these encouraging words: "We don’t have to wait for some grand utopian future. The future is an endless succession of presents, and to live now as we think humans should live, in defiance of all that is bad around us, is itself a marvelous victory."

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