Noam Chomsky

Noam Chomsky, Half a Century too Late

- Advertisement -<p>Just as Chomsky encouraged turning away from looking seriously into 9/11, the most important event in America since the JFK cia …

Liberal View

What would you like to ask Yanis Varoufakis?

<b>Yanis Varoufakis, who was once known as the "rock-star finance minister," will be talking to WikiTribune next week. WikiTribune is preparing an</b> …

World News

'The Instinct for Cooperation' Breaks Through the Boundaries of the Graphic Novel

The Instinct for Cooperation: A Graphic Novel Conversation with Noam Chomsky<p>Jeffrey Wilson Eliseu Gouveia<p>Seven Stories Press<p>Jun 2018<p>The term …

Student Finance

Obama Practiced the Very Identity Politics He Condemns

Politics & Ideas<p>Obama Practiced the Very Identity Politics He Condemns<p>The president's blind spot.<p>Noah Rothman / July 18, 2018<p>A<p>You could sense a …

Donald Trump

Trump and Putin: Separating the Surreal From the Sensible—Katrina vanden Heuvel

Start Making Sense, Jon WienerPlus John Nichols on Kavanaugh and Adam Winkler on the Supreme Court and corporate “rights.”The post Trump and Putin: …

Liberal View

Genre-defying Author Jeffrey Wilson Discusses His Ethnographic Novel, 'The Instinct for Cooperation' in This Exclusive Video

Resistance against profit over people, the tenet of Neoliberal Capitalism, is gaining steam in America and elsewhere in the world. Wilson and Gouveia …

Noam Chomsky

The Invasion of Ninnies and Nut-Eaters

American Society<p>Corporate silly season.<p>Sohrab Ahmari / July 18, 2018<p>A<p>At some point in recent decades—I couldn’t pinpoint the exact moment—corporate …

Donald Trump

Noam Chomsky Defines The Real Responsibility of Intellectuals: “To Speak the Truth and to Expose Lies” (1967)

The novel medium of social media—and the novel use of Twitter as the official PR platform for public figures—allows not only for endless amounts of …

Philosophy

Donald Trump Channels Noam Chomsky

Politics & Ideas<p>Sohrab Ahmari / July 17, 2018<p>A<p>President Trump’s joint news conference Monday with Vladimir Putin was a catastrophe. On that, all but …

Foreign Policy

Find Out What Alton Brown, Gene Hackman, And Noam Chomsky Have To Say

<b>Ever wonder what’s on the mind of today’s most notable people? Well, don’t miss our unbelievable roundup of the best and most talked about quotes of</b> …

Humor

Noam Chomsky calmly explains why Trump and allies are a threat to organized human life

"Today's Republican Party is the most dangerous organization in human history," intones Noam Chomsky as methodically describes "a level of …

Culture

Chomsky on the Trump NATO Ruse

Photo by hobvias sudoneighm | CC BY 2.0Recently NPR featured retired Lt. Gen. Ben Hodges who was the commanding general of NATO’s Allied Land Command …

Geopolitics

Noam Chomsky: Our Voice of Reason Provides Reason for Hope

- Advertisement -<p>Noam Chomsky - How to Deal with the Trump Presidency Source: democracynow.org/l ive/democracy_now_s_20th_anniv …

Liberal View

Graphic Novels from Bongiovanni & Jimerson, Gatiss & Co., Tardi, plus Political Primers

<i>Week ending July 13, 2018</i><p>Bongiovanni, Archie (text & illus.) & Tristan Jimerson (text). <b>A Quick & Easy Guide to They/Them Pronouns.</b> Limerence: Oni. …

Los Angeles

This One Scene From 'The Girl Who Never Read Noam Chomsky' Just Might Explain Why We're So Obsessed With What Other People Are Reading

There is a scene at the very beginning of Jana Casale's new book <i>The Girl Who Never Read Noam Chomsky</i> in which the heroine, Leda, attempts to flirt …

Books

Common ground: For secure elections and true national security

<b>(Getty Images)</b><p>An open letter by Gloria Steinem, Noam Chomsky, Daniel Ellsberg, Walter Mosley, Valerie Plame and others<p>Gloria Steinem • Noam Chomsky • et al.<p>July 11, 2018 4:30pm (UTC)<p>This open letter originally appeared in the Nation. Used by permission.<p>Many Americans remain deeply concerned about …

Boston University

Noam Chomsky has a dark warning for smug liberals: November wins won’t be enough to rid ourselves of the fascism that gave rise to Trump

In a wide-ranging interview published on Truthout, the legendary political activist and social critic Noam Chomsky explains the multi-fold factors …

Liberal View

'They Cannot Get Votes on Their Actual Policies': Noam Chomsky Explains How the Republican Party Is Rotten to the Core

Click here for reuse options! "It’s an intriguing spectacle, and not a little worrisome."In a recent interview with <i>Truthout</i>, renowned MIT professor …

Liberal View

Noam Chomsky, Judith Butler and Laurie Anderson Condemn Festival’s ‘Censorship’ of Young Fathers over BDS

The controversial intellectual suggests art would be better done at home – she should be careful what she wishes for<p>Previously unheard music on Both …

Horns

Hoisted/Smackdown: Yes, Noam Chomsky Is a Liar. Why Do You Ask?

<b>Hoisted/Smackdown</b>: On the NATO Bombing of Yugoslavia...: May 31, 2006: Having made the mistake of having joked about Noam Chomsky and so provoked a …

Political Science

The Chomsky Challenge for Americans

The world's only superpower, the only nation to ever attack civilians with nuclear weapons, is embarking on a super-expensive top-to-bottom overhaul …

Liberal View

Has Consciousness Lost Its Mind?

Start with Noam Chomsky, Deepak Chopra, and a robot that loves you no matter what. Add a knighted British physicist, a renowned French …

Consciousness

Noam Chomsky on anarcho-syndicalism and libertarianism

The famous linguist and political analyst Noam Chomsky describes his own political stance as that of anarcho-syndicalism and he is no fan of …

Political Science

George Orwell Reveals the Role & Responsibility of the Writer “In an Age of State Control”

What is the role of the writer in times of political turmoil? Professional athletes get told to “shut up and play” when they speak out—as if they had …

Philosophy

Black-light yoga, a sensory-deprivation chamber, magical gold medallions, psychedelic drugs, an overly friendly robot, and Noam Chomsky. Is this the world’s strangest academic conference?

Black-light yoga, a sensory-deprivation chamber, magical gold medallions, psychedelic drugs, an overly friendly robot, and Noam Chomsky. Is this the …

Philosophy

This May Be the World's Most Bizarre Scholarly Meeting

What would Noam Chomsky, Deepak Chopra, a very friendly robot, plus a bevy of scientists, mystics and wanna-be scholars do at a fancy resort in …

Deepak Chopra

Language in the Cosmos I: Is Universal Grammar Really Universal?

The METI SymposiumThe symposiumHow could you devise a message for intelligent creatures from another planet? They wouldn’t know any human language. …

Language Learning

Noam Chomsky's Political Analysis Comes to Life in Graphic Novel

What was the importance of the Occupy Movement? What lessons does it hold for future activism? What is the importance of solidarity movements? …

Nonfiction Book Review: Manufacturing Consent by Edward S. Herman, Author, Noam Chomsky, Et, With Pantheon Books $18.95 (432p) ISBN 978-0-679-72034-8

Manufacturing Consent<p><b>Edward S. Herman, Author, Noam Chomsky, Et, With</b> Pantheon Books $18.95 (432p) ISBN 978-0-679-72034-8<p>More By and About This Author<p>…

Books

Noam Chomsky: Building Spaces of Resistance

<i>The Instinct for Cooperation</i> is a graphic novel that incorporates Noam Chomsky's political analysis into real-life stories from those on the front …