Twitter Responds to White House Attacks on Teaching People’s History

During the White House Conference on American History on September 17, 2020, President Trump and other speakers attacked the Zinn Education Project, Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States, and the New York Times 1619 Project. There was a powerful response on twitter by thousands of people including teachers, historians, and journalists. Here is a selection of the tweets in defense of teaching and learning people’s history.

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