Liberals just can’t stand that a movie might take a positive view of our men and women in the military, so they’ve been going on the attack against Chris Kyle
Professor Noam Chomsky decries the mentality portrayed in “American Sniper”. “Now, that [sniper] mentality helps explain why it’s so easy to ignore what is most clearly the most extreme terrorist campaign of modern history, if not ever — Obama’s global assassination campaign, the drone campaign, which officially is aimed at murdering people who are suspected [...]
Chomsky compares the mentality of Chris Kyle to America's drone operation
Famed linguist and political commentator Noam Chomsky took some time during a Cambridge, Massachusetts event hosted by The Baffler to discuss the film American Sniper and what its popularity says about the American people. He began by reading a glowing review of the film in The New York Times that...
Noam Chomsky has been destroying “the right” for generations. William Buckley, the darling of the right for a generation and originator of a large part of thge doctrine the right forwards this day. Noam demonstrates the weakness of the rights argument for righteous war. The same argument that is not allowed on television anymore, you [...]
Noam Chomsky has bashed the the West for their hypocrisy regarding the atrocities committed by government officials on members of the media. Chomsky’s claims comes after the terrorist attack on Charlie Hebdo, which killed 12 people and the murder of four Jews at a kosher supermarket. Show More Summary
Americans and other westerners ignore atrocities committed by their own governments because government officials and the media have a narrow definition of terrorism, said Noam Chomsky. To demonstrate, the linguist and political scientist compared two reports by the New York Times’ veteran...
If you love puns and often chuckle at the drollness of NPR shows—or if you’ve just always thought a miniature statue of the world’s pre-eminent linguist and anarcho-syndicalist would spruce up your lawn—you’re in luck. Though the descriptor sounds like something generated by a game of Mad Libs, Just Say Gnome is a purveyor of artisanal garden gnomes. Show More Summary
After years of debating a close friend of mine who is a self-proclaimed "Communist" and anti-Capitalist - in watching the "Noam Chomsky" videos that he sent to me (links on YouTube) - it is HE who is not yet prepared to accept that the...Show More Summary
I had the very great pleasure to meet and share a (vegan) meal with Chris Hedges and his partner, actor Eunice Wong. Hedges is, with Noam Chomsky and Howard Zinn, one of the leading progressive writers and thinkers of our time. Hedges...Show More Summary
New government issued dietary guidelines may include a dagger to the heart of the meat industry; Noam Chomsky weighs in on the recent Paris attacks; meanwhile, a scientist who provided the main support for the existence of gluten sensitivity subsequently disproved much of it. Show More Summary
Finish the year off by watching this memorable clip of Truthdig columnist Chris Hedges interviewing acclaimed linguist and social thinker Noam Chomsky.
In Noam Chomsky's Marxist -- and therefore Manichean -- worldview, literally every evil (a word Chomsky would never use, of course) must be the fault of capitalism.
This post was co-authored by Sarina Larson. Social media is an activism platform yielding more value each day. In 1989, during a lecture, Noam Chomsky stated, "Look, the peace movement in the Sixties became a huge mass movement, with...Show More Summary
Former U.S. Vice-President Dick Cheney was surprisingly persuasive in an emotionally charged Meet the Press appearance Sunday morning. All those Howard Zinn and Noam Chomsky disciples that are so appalled by America's use of torture, er, enhanced interrogation techniques (EIT), should at least listen to Mr. Show More Summary
The acclaimed linguist and philosopher sits down with GRITtv’s Laura Flanders to discuss the crimes America was founded on, how social movements like the Ferguson protests can help the U.S. progress, and other topics such as capitalism, China and his friendship with none other than Amy Goodman’s father.
Professor and political activist Noam Chomsky argued that "Ronald Reagan was an extreme racist" on GRITtv's "The Laura Flanders Show" broadcast on Tuesday. "this is a very racist society, I mean it's pretty shocking" he declared, before launching into a discussion on the post-Civil War era in the United States. Show More Summary
Professor Chomsky sat down with GRITtv's Laura Flanders to discuss the Middle East, the CIA and Ferguson
In an interview with GRITtv’s Laura Flanders, linguist and political analyst Noam Chomsky discussed how the events in Ferguson, Missouri and the protests that followed demonstrate just how little race relations in the United States have advanced since the end of the Civil War. “This is...
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