People need to become savvier about the systems we’re creating, more aware of how propaganda works and how public discourse gets polluted. The following is an excerpt from the new book I'm Right and You're an Idiot by James Hoggan (New...Show More Summary
Noam Chomsky, the celebrated linguist and left-wing political theorist, was recently asked to contemplate the consequences of a Trump presidency.“Well, first we have to ask if he means what he’s saying,” the elderly intellectual replied. “If he does … the human species is in very deep trouble.” Chomsky paused, and ... More »
"Both political parties have shifted to the right during the neoliberal period." In Part 2 of our wide-ranging conversation with the world-renowned dissident Noam Chomsky, we talk about the conflict in Syria, the rise of ISIS, Saudi Arabia, the political crisis in Brazil, the passing of the pioneering lawyer Michael Ratner, the U.S. Show More Summary
Noam Chomsky has been casting this year’s presidential election in life-or-death terms for the human species. The famed linguist and political scientist last week gave a pair of interviews that painted a dire picture of U.S. politics — which he said had been warped by a Republican Party...
Chomsky spoke at the New York Public Library last month about why the financial financial sector is basically tax-funded. Noam Chomsky and Yanis Varoufakis spoke at the New York Public Library about the hypocrisies of the finance and tech industries - and what neoliberalism really means. Show More Summary
Radical America-hater Noam Chomsky weighed in on the Donald Trump campaign Saturday in an article in the far left Guardian... The post Radical America-hater Noam Chomsky on Trump: Almost a Death Knell for Human Race appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
The U.S. and Russia co-chaired a meeting of the 17-nation International Syria Support Group aimed at easing the five-year conflict with a death toll that has reached close to half a million people. Just last month, President Obama announced the deployment of 250 more Special Operations troops to Syria in a move that nearly doubles the official U.S. Show More Summary
Both parties have colossally failed the American people. It was only a matter of time before a strongman stepped in
A major victory for the Cuban people. Amy Goodman: I wanted to ask you about the passing of Michael Ratner, Michael Ratner, the former head of the—or the late head of the Center for Constitutional Rights, the trailblazing human rights attorney, who died last week at the age of 72. Show More Summary
For decades, Chomsky has warned of the right turn of the Democratic Party. In an interview with Chris Hedges in 2010, Noam Chomsky, the world-renowned linguist and dissident intellectual, remarked that he has "never seen anything like...Show More Summary
Political dissident and noted US scholar Noam Chomsky is warning that the Republican Party may be “the most dangerous organization in human history.”
The "U.S. and its allies... have stimulated these radical Islamist developments throughout the Islamic world for a long time. In an interview with Democracy Now, Chomsky says that Saudi Arabia is a "a source of not only funding for extremist...Show More Summary
Acclaimed political theorist Noam Chomsky warned this week that today’s Republican Party could literally be “the most dangerous organization in human history.” During an interview on Monday, DemocracyNow’s Amy Goodman asked the renowned dissident to explain the rise of...
America has traditionally been run by a single business party, divided into two distinct factions. Not anymore
Chomsky says, "You can understand why Hillary Clinton is frightened" of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, or BDS. Democracy Now! spoke with world-renowned political dissident Noam Chomsky about where the Democratic presidential candidates stand on the issue of Israel and the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, or BDS. Show More Summary
Multiple crises come as voters in the United States prepare to elect a new president. As war spreads across the globe, a record 60 million people were driven from their homes last year. Experts warn the refugee crisis may also worsen...Show More Summary
Authored by Noam Chomsky, originally posted at TomDispatch.com, [This piece, the first of two parts, is excerpted from Noam Chomsky’s new book, Who Rules the World? (Metropolitan Books).] When we ask “Who rules the world?” we commonly...Show More Summary
By Alexandra Rosenmann / AlterNet According to the renowned linguist and activist, America is a two-party state, “but there’s only one faction.”
According to Chomsky, America is a two-party state, "but there's only one faction." The majority of Democrats have shifted to the right so far that the two-party system is almost unrecognizable, according to Noam Chomsky. "There used...Show More Summary
By Noam Chomsky / TomDispatch Returning to the opening question “Who rules the world?” we might also want to pose another question: “What principles and values rule the world?”