In the new documentary Requiem for the American Dream, produced and directed by Peter Hutchison, Kelly Nyks and Jared P. Scott, Noam Chomsky argues that the collapse of American democratic ideals and the rise of the 1% means that the American dream is harder than ever to achieve. And unlike during...
In 'Requiem for the American Dream,' Chomsky addresses the vast gulf of inequality in America. In the new documentary Requiem for the American Dream, produced and directed by Peter Hutchison, Kelly Nyks and Jared P. Scott, Noam Chomsky...Show More Summary
At times the ideas were too much, and I literally had to lie down. The following is an excerpt from the new book The Boy Who Could Change The World by Aaron Swartz (The New Press, 2016): In his too-short life, Aaron Swartz reshapedShow More Summary
The political theorist says it is a mistake for BDS campaigners to target Israeli cultural and educational institutions.
Follow all of our Sundance 2016 coverage. One look at the pic above or the synopsis below and you’d be forgiven for thinking that writer/director Matt Ross‘ new film Captain Fantastic is yet another quirky dramedy about oddballs trying to stay true to themselves in the face of society’s normality. Show More Summary
In this web extra, the renowned US academic says the region has pretty much extricated itself from foreign control.
The US academic tells Mehdi Hasan who he would vote for in the upcoming election.
We speak to the former UN chief weapons inspector, and ask Noam Chomsky about the US presidential election
NOAM CHOMSKY, PARTISAN HACK.
Chomsky is only covered when he discusses partisan politics; his foreign policy criticism is ignored. He agrees. Noam Chomsky is not just one of the most cited living thinkers; he has also long been one of the most prominent and strident critics of the U.S. Show More Summary
Chomsky only gets covered by media when discussing partisan politics; his foreign policy criticism is ignored
Bernie or Hillary, these Republicans must be stopped at all cost, America's most celebrated leftist warns HuffPo
Sanders has the best policies; GOP must be stopped at all costs. Renowned scholar and activist Noam Chomsky declared this week that the GOP and its far-right front-runners are "literally a serious danger to decent human survival.” Speaking...Show More Summary
Chomsky concedes that Sanders is a better candidate than Hillary, but says the system is stacked against him
photo story / Shutterstock Scholar, social critic, writer and political activist Noam Chomsky is making the rounds to give his views on the upcoming U.S. presidential election. In an interview with The Huffington Post, Chomsky called...Show More Summary
Noam Chomsky, the noted radical and MIT professor emeritus, said the Republican Party has become so extreme in its rhetoric and policies that it poses a “serious danger to human survival.” “Today, the Republican Party has drifted off the rails,” Chomsky, a frequent critic of both parties, said in a interview Monday with The Huffington Post. Show More Summary
The refugee crisis in Europe has led to a resurgence of the far right. Speaking to Truthout, Noam Chomsky explains the underlying causes of the crisis and the future of European multiculturalism.
Renowned US academic Noam Chomsky says Bernie Sanders has the best policies of the Democratic presidential contenders, but does not have a real chance to win in a political system where elections are “mainly bought”. In the second part of an interview with Mehdi Hasan on Al...
Renowned academic weighs in on US presidential candidates and their chances, saying elections are "mainly bought".
Noam Chomsky, MIT professor, linguist and political philosopher, has always had much to say about the sad state of affairs in the U.S. and and abroad but has always shied away from connecting himself to any particular candidate. But in November of 2015, he stepped forward and gave his endorsement...