The Counter Revolution of 1776? What Do We Really Celebrate on the Fourth of July?

By Joseph Orosco

For a long time, the progressive approach to the Fourth of July has been to follow Howard Zinn’s lead and think of the US American revolution not merely as a revolt of the landed gentry against England, but as also having a component of working class insurgency.  Continue reading “The Counter Revolution of 1776? What Do We Really Celebrate on the Fourth of July?”