Socialism: ‘Let’s Share Things’


“Socialism basically said, hey, let’s have a kinder, gentler society. Let’s share things.”
Howard Zinn, Madison, Wisconsin, 2009

While we’re sharing things, how about we share the fact that Howard Zinn was a member of the Communist Party USA during the worst years of Stalinist repression?

On July 30, 2010, the FBI released one file with three sections totaling 423 pages on Howard Zinn, a best selling radical historian, teacher, playwright, and political activist. . . .
In 1949, the FBI opened a domestic security investigation on Zinn (FBI File # 100-360217). The Bureau noted Zinn’s activities in what were called Communist Front Groups and received informant reports that Zinn was an active member of the CPUSA; Zinn denied ever being a member when he was questioned by agents in the 1950s.

Read more of the fascinating story of Zinn’s years in the Communist Party and his association with key figures of the 1960s “New Left.”

Trending Today

Related Articles

2

Moonbats Reduce Monument to Communism’s Victims to a Joke

Communist tyrants killed over 100 million of their own subjects during the 20th century, and inflicted unthinkable suffering on hundreds

15

Cyber Guerre L’Futur

Sweet! One of the beneficent benefits the ancient Vulcan enablers and actualizers knew was oh so true mein schatze was

7

AFL-CIO Prez: Hey, Remember 9/11? Was a Great Union Moment, Right?

In one of the most disgusting examples of the self-absorption of the union mind set, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka decided