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Is China Really a Threat? Noam Chomsky Slams Biden For Increasingly Provocative Actions in Region

We feature an excerpt from our recent interview with world-renowned scholar and political dissident Noam Chomsky about how the Biden administration is continuing a reckless foreign policy, despite taking a softer tone than the Trump administration. “The trajectory is not … Continue reading

Noam Chomsky Talks Climate and Racial Justice – YES! Magazine

This month will mark a critical juncture in the struggle to avoid climate catastrophe. At the COP26 global climate summit in Glasgow, Scotland, negotiators will be faced with the urgent need to get the world economy off the business-as-usual track … Continue reading

Rethinking the Civic Imagination & Manufactured Ignorance in the Post Pandemic World – Noam Chomsky

McMaster Humanities– Oct 13, 2021 The Wilson Institute for Canadian History and the Center for Scholarship in the Public Interest is pleased to present Noam Chomsky “Rethinking the Civic Imagination and Manufactured Ignorance in the Post Pandemic World.” Monday, 4 … Continue reading

Noam Chomsky: Why No One Talks About the First “9/11”

Jacobin– Sep 11, 2021 Professor Noam Chomsky examines why the media continually launders the reputations of warhawks like George W. Bush and Henry Kissinger and discusses the events of September 11, 1973—when the US helped overthrow Salvador Allende’s government in … Continue reading

Noam Chomsky: Why No One Talks About the First “9/11”

Jacobin– Sep 11, 2021 Professor Noam Chomsky examines why the media continually launders the reputations of warhawks like George W. Bush and Henry Kissinger and discusses the events of September 11, 1973—when the US helped overthrow Salvador Allende’s government in … Continue reading

Noam Chomsky weighs in on Afghanistan

Gulf News – Sep 8, 2021 Noam Chomsky – legendary American historian, political activist, and founder of modern linguistics – believes that the most basic reason for US failure in Afghanistan was America’s intelligence information, which is rarely accurate. One … Continue reading

Noam Chomsky Lectures on Modern-Day American Imperialism: Middle East and Beyond

Boston UniversityApr 7, 2010 Noam Chomsky, an emeritus professor of linguistics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a well-known political activist critical of U.S. foreign policy, traces modern-day American imperialism to its earliest roots, 25 years before the American Revolution, … Continue reading

Noam Chomsky on Afghanistan (Post-9/11)

Chomsky’s Philosophy– Apr 27, 2017 Chomsky on the invasion of Afghanistan and our moral responsibility. Date: 10/18/2001 Full lecture: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YhLaz… Full Q&A (source): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VqRcK…

Noam Chomsky – The Crimes of U.S. Presidents

Chomsky’s Philosophy– Oct 7, 2014 Chomsky goes through some of the crimes of the post-war presidents. From 2003. The Bush-Cheney Legacy: Bush and Rumsfeld meet at Texas ranch  BUSH/RUMSFELD/FINE JOB Why George W. Bush’s Role In Afghanistan Is Being Overlooked Kim … Continue reading

Chomsky: We Need Genuine International Cooperation to Tackle the Climate Crisis | Climate Change

Activists from the climate change protest group Extinction Rebellion take part in a protest march in St. Ives, Cornwall, on June 11, 2021, on the first day of the three-day G7 summit being held from June 11-13.Ben Stansall / AFP … Continue reading