During a recent interview with the BBC, Noam Chomsky, a professor emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, said that the United States Republican Party is “the most dangerous organization in human history.” Once voted the world’s top intellectual in a worldwide poll, Chomsky is one of the most cited scholars in history. Show More Summary
“There’s probably worse to come, as further blows to working people are authorized by the Trump/Roberts Court,” notes the renowned thinker.
Renowned linguist and author Noam Chomsky believes today’s Republican Party is “more dangerous than ISIS,” whether or not Trump voters will ever be willing to admit it. As of one May 31 poll, 68 percent think America is on the right track. Chomsky, on the other hand, believes the...
This administration's legislative agenda is uniquely cruel, even for the far right. Renowned linguist and author Noam Chomsky believes today's Republican Party is "more dangerous than ISIS," whether or not Trump voters will ever be willing to admit it. Show More Summary
The acclaimed political critic and philosopher delves into a number of pressing subjects in an hour-long special conversation with Amy Goodman on Democracy Now!
JOHN STOSSEL: Noam Chomsky’s Venezuela Lesson. Chomsky, whose anti-capitalist teachings have inspired millions of American college students, praised Chavez’s “sharp poverty reduction, probably the greatest in the Americas.” Chavez returned the compliment by holding up Chomsky’s book during a speech at the U.N., making it a best-seller. Show More Summary
Noam Chomsky says he's right about Venezuela. John Stossel writes: Venezuela descends into chaos. Its people, once the wealthiest in Latin America, starve. Even The New York Times runs headlines like "Dying Infants and No Medicine." My Venezuelan-born friend Kenny says his relatives are speaking differently. Show More Summary
THE SECULAR ATHEIST AGAINST THE CHRISTIAN IN AMERICA Secular Atheist Sam Harris Says: THE CHRISTIAN GOD Is Wicked Because He Condemns Thousands Of Babies To Die Each Year Because Of The "SIN" Of Being Born In A NON-CHRISTIAN NATION In...Show More Summary
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Trump's brinkmanship is nothing new. Time and again, the U.S. has abandoned diplomacy for violence. Shortly before North Korea completed its latest missile test launch, Noam Chomsky sat with Democracy Now's Amy Goodman to examine some of the tensions that have been simmering between the U.S. Show More Summary
After decades of being virtually ignored by the mainstream, Noam Chomsky is getting his due—sort of. According to a May 17 Fox News op-ed, the prolific author and lifelong activist is largely to blame when leftist protests turn violent. In an op-ed titled “Liberals (and the media) are finally...
By Noam Chomsky / Moyers and Company The philosopher’s new book, “Requiem for the American Dream: The Ten Principles of Concentration of Wealth and Power,” is a primer in his analysis of the faults of the American political and economic system.
Chomsky looks at the 10 principles of concentration and power at work in America today. The following is an excerpt from the new book Requiem for the American Dream: The 10 Principles of Concentration of Wealth & Power by Noam Chomsky and edited by Peter Hutchison, Kelly Nyks, and Jared P. Show More Summary
A new low for the right-wing fake news outlet. After decades of being virtually ignored by the mainstream, Noam Chomsky is getting his due—sort of. According to a May 17 Fox News op-ed, the prolific author and lifelong activist is largely...Show More Summary
In an interview with BBC Newsnight, the renowned linguist and thinker discusses the Democrats’ betrayal of the working class and Bernie Sanders’ incredible feat of breaking with “a century of U.S. history.”
The US radical thinker blames the media for Jeremy Corbyn’s unpopularity and says he would vote for him. Professor Noam Chomsky has claimed that any serious future for the Labour party must come from the leftwing pressure group Momentum and the army of new members attracted by the party’s leadership. Show More Summary
Republicans are the absolute worst! According to the leftist Noam Chomsky, anyway. The self-proclaimed anarchist MIT professor declared on May 10 Republicans were not only “the most dangerous organisation on earth,” but the most dangerous...Show More Summary
"Since the 1970's, every administration has taken a weaker and weaker position towards the [Israeli] settlements..." As President Donald Trump held a joint press conference with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas at the White...Show More Summary
“Democracy Now!” host Amy Goodman checks in with renowned thinker Noam Chomsky as Donald Trump nears the end of his first 100 days as president and asks him to elaborate on his comments about Republicans.