The Intimately Oppressed by Howard Zinn (repost)

4 Feb


Writer, Dandelion Salad
crossposted at, July 20, 2011
Originally posted August 14, 2011
February 3, 2016

Chapter 6 from A People’s History of the United States.

It is possible, reading standard histories, to forget half the population of the country. The explorers were men, the landholders and merchants men, the political leaders men, the military figures men. The very invisibility of women, the overlooking of women, is a sign of their submerged status.

Source: The Intimately Oppressed by Howard Zinn (repost)




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