Robert Cohen is a professor of social studies and history at New York University, whose most
recent book is Rebellion in Black and White: Southern Student Activism in the 1960s (co-edited by David J. Snyder).
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Wednesday, August 07, 2013
Who's Afraid of Zinn's Radical History?
A recent Associated Press expose—drawing on e-mails obtained under the Freedom of Information Act—revealed that in 2010, Mitch Daniels, then Indiana’s Republican governor, covertly set out to ban Howard Zinn’s best-selling A People’s History of the United States from Indiana’s classrooms.