Trivia about A People's History of the United States
The wife of one of the founding fathers of America sent to her husband:
"...in the new code of laws which I suppose it will be necessary for you to remember the ladies, and be more generous to them than your ancestors. Do not put such unlimited power in the hands of the husbands".
The lady was:
In 1900 he wrote in the New York Herald:
'I bring you the stately matron named Christendom, returning bedraggled, besmirched, and dishonored from pirate raids in Kiao-Chou, Manchuria, South Africa, and the Philippines, with her soul full of meanness, her pocket full of boodle, and her mouth full of pious hypocrisies.'
Who was the president who commented with his customary wisdom: " When more and more people are thrown out of work, unemployment results"?
Howard Zinn: A peoples's History of the United States.
Who said " I am running out of demons, I am running out of villains, I am down to Castro and Kim Il Sung"?
Which of these opponents of U.S. slavery was NOT born a slave?A People's History of the United States: 1492 to Present
"The working class and the employing class have nothing in common. There can be no peace so long as hunger and want are found among millions of working people and the few, who make up the employing class, have all the good things of life." -- quote from: