November 18, 2009

The People Speak Documentary

On December 13th, the History Channel will debut The People Speak Documentary, a documentary that will include appearances from a number of well-known artists and actors including Lupe Fiasco, John Legend, Michael Ealy, and Kerry Washingon.

As part of the documentary those involved recite documents, letters, diaries, etc. from the true pioneers of this country. The film is inspired by Howard Zinn's (pictured above) book "A People's History of the United States", Zinn also serves as one of the co-executive producers of the film.

Video preview of The People Speak -- forthcoming documentary based on A People's History of the United States from Voices of a People's History on Vimeo.