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Martín Espada's Poem for Howard Zinn

Wednesday, 30 January 2013 11:29 By Bill Moyers, Moyers & Company | Interview and Video
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Martín Espada reads the poem he wrote to honor his good friend, historian and activist Howard Zinn, whom Espada calls “the most decent, most generous human being I have ever known.” Zinn died in January, 2010. The poem is entitled “Castles for the Laborers and Ballgames on the Radio.”

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Bill Moyers is the managing editor of Moyers & Company and BillMoyers.com.


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Martín Espada's Poem for Howard Zinn

Wednesday, 30 January 2013 11:29 By Bill Moyers, Moyers & Company | Interview and Video
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Martín Espada reads the poem he wrote to honor his good friend, historian and activist Howard Zinn, whom Espada calls “the most decent, most generous human being I have ever known.” Zinn died in January, 2010. The poem is entitled “Castles for the Laborers and Ballgames on the Radio.”

This piece was reprinted by Truthout with permission or license. It may not be reproduced in any form without permission or license from the source.

Bill Moyers

Bill Moyers is the managing editor of Moyers & Company and BillMoyers.com.


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