The People Speak

"The People Speak" provides the opportunity to see and hear history in a whole new way. Inspired by award-winning author Howard Zinn, the movie illustrates the nation's history through powerful speeches, dialogue, and acting.
The People Speak

David Strathairn in The People Speak

 

Inspired by Howard Zinn's, A People's History to the United States and Voices of a People's History of the United States, the movie creates a powerful, visual representation of our nation's history.

Featuring well-known actors, actresses, and musicians reciting dialogue from influential movers and shakers in history, the movie follows the timeline from Christopher Columbus to the War in Iraq.