This video from the USA is called Conversations with History: Howard Zinn.
From NowPublic in the USA:
Howard Zinn, noted writer and academic, died today of a heart attack today in Santa Monica. He was 87. Zinn was a noted activist who was involved in the Civil Rights movement as well as the movement to end the Vietnam war. Zinn is perhaps best known as the author of A People’s History of the United States, an influential history book that focused not on America’s Founding Fathers, but on average Americans who helped shape history.
See also here.
Democracy Now! Archive of Howard Zinn speeches and interviews: here.
On February 1, 1960, four students of the all-black Agricultural and Technical College of North Carolina staged a sit-in at a Woolworth’s store in Greensboro, North Carolina. Woolworth’s many stores, like most public space in the US South, were segregated, providing no seats for black customers at their service counters: here. And here. And here. And here. And here.
Arkansas: Recently, Republican Kim Hendren, introduced legislation that would prohibit teachers in all public schools or state-supported charter schools from including any books in their curriculum by—or even “concerning”—the historian Howard Zinn, author of the classic A People’s History of the United States, who died in 2010: here.