Howard Zinn Rdquo Analysis

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Howard Zinn is a historian who doesn’t focus on the facts of the so called “important” people of the world, but on the voices of hundreds of overlooked and forgotten people of history. He focuses more on the children of the world rather than the children or people of one country and keeps the interest of the world at heart opposed to just one region. He believes that a person/event should not be overlooked just because of race, ethnicity, or social ranking. History should be recorded exactly as it happened, not how one wants it to happen. During his time at Columbia University, Zinn states that most of the material taught did not include “crucial elements in the history of the country”. In omitting prudent things
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