Ray Suarez

Ray Suarez is co-host of the public radio program and podcast World Affairs. He was chief national correspondent for PBS NewsHour and the host of Talk of the Nation on NPR. He is the author of several books, including Latino Americans, as well as Truth Has a Power of Its Own: Conversations About A People’s History (The New Press). He lives in Philadelphia and Washington.

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News and Reviews


“[Truth Has a Power of Its Own] provides eloquent and hopeful insight into Zinn’s vision of America’s past as well as its future … a valuable supplement for readers familiar with Zinn's A People’s History of the United States, and an eloquently hopeful introduction for those who haven't yet encou

Kirkus Reviews

“Free-wheeling and illuminating... A readable and nondogmatic book that will appeal to young people especially as a way to rethink conventional history.” 

Books by Ray Suarez

Truth Has a Power of Its Own
Conversations About A People’s History

Howard Zinn, Ray Suarez