America, the docudrama defending the United States against far-left critics like Noam Chomsky, continues to hold sway over movie goers. The film enjoyed a small 27.9 percent box office drop during its third weekend of national release despite losing 75 screens, according to Box Office Mojo. Show More Summary
Noam Chomsky... In Gaza, “the world’s largest open-air prison”, some 1.5 million people living in a roughly 140-square-mile strip of land have been repeatedly subjected “to random terror and arbitrary punishment, with no purpose other than to humiliate and degrade. Show More Summary
If you ask the linguist and philosopher Noam Chomsky, the Arab Spring did not begin in Tunisia in 2011—it began with the October 2010 protests in the town of Gdeim Izik, in Western Sahara's occupied territories. The former Spanish colony has been illegally occupied by Morocco since 1975. Show More Summary
By DAVID SWANSON “If the Nuremberg laws were applied, then every post-war American president would have been hanged,” said Noam Chomsky prior to the last few presidencies, none of which is likely to have changed his analysis. But what if you applied such principles retroactively back to George Washington and every U.S. president since? What […]
This is an old piece from McSweeney's, but it's absolute gold and I can't believe I've been missing it all these years. In it, Noam Chomsky and Howard Zinn record a DVD commentary for the first Lord of the Rings movie. So, so good. Zinn:...Show More Summary
Yousef Munayyer says that BDS is an effective tool and the only way to counter US support for Jewish control of Palestinians' lives inside Palestine as the lead piece of five in The Nation addressing Noam Chomsky's criticism of BDS and dismissal of the right of return.
While Dinesh D'Souza's America is sure to make waves with its stirring defense of the country against philosophical attacks, one aspect of it is surprising: the screen time he gives to leftist leaders including Noam Chomsky and Ward Churchill in fresh interviews, and Howard Zinn and Saul Alinsky via archival footage. Show More Summary
Parsing Noam Chomsky's argument against portions of BDS in The Nation, Tom Suarez says Chomsky grants too much authority to what Israelis will accept, or maybe not, and fails to see the power of BDS in educating the world about Palestinian conditions in exactly the way the world was educated about South African apartheid
The new docudrama America, a robust defense of this country against far-left icons like Noam Chomsky, exploded at the box office on Independence Day. The film, which opened Wednesday, jumped more than 60 percent on July 4. The Dinesh...Show More Summary
By Noam Chomsky, TomDispatch The question of how foreign policy is determined is a crucial one in world affairs. I can only provide a few hints as to how I think the subject can be productively explored.
Noam Chomsky says that BDS will fail because there is no international consensus in favor of the right of return-- though he seems to say the return is a worthy human rights goal. And he says the U.S. will never stop supporting Israel in its expansion into the West Bank. The piece is sure to be criticized on the left.
The question of how foreign policy is determined is a crucial one in world affairs. In these comments, I can only provide a few hints as to how I think the subject can be productively explored, keeping to the United States for several reasons. First, the U.S. Show More Summary
By Noam Chomsky via Tomdispatch The question of how foreign policy is determined is a crucial one in world affairs. In these comments, I can only provide a few hints as to…
The United States' foreign policy is increasingly guided by the concerns of the few -- at a terrible cost to us all
The question of how foreign policy is determined is a crucial one in world affairs...
Noam Chomsky, for more than five decades, has epitomized what it means to be intellectual. He is brilliant, fiercely independent, ruthlessly honest and fearless in naming the crimes of the power elite and their liberal apologists.
I t's a good rule to be wary of intellectuals who simplify your life, and Noam Chomsky is the left's current star example. His fault-finding take on whatever has just hit the fan is as predictable as a Honeymooners rerun, providingShow More Summary
The ear is on display in a German museum, and was presented in conjunction with a lecture by Noam Chomsky