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Chomsky: Hate and Fear Caused Trump’s Rise, Reminiscent of Nazi Germany

Written by on November 21, 2016 in Government, Politics with 1 Comment
Chomsky: Hate and Fear Caused Trump’s Rise, Reminiscent of Nazi Germany

Chomsky: “The phenomena we’re seeing here is generalised rage… And its unfortunately kind of reminiscent of something unpleasant, Germany not many years ago, and it’s worth remembering that in the 1920s, Germany was the absolute peak of western civilization, in the arts, in the sciences, regarded as a model of democracy … it went from the peak of western civilization to the absolute depths of human history within 10 years.”

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Obama Expands the ISIS Bombing Campaign to a 4th Country, the Media Barely Notice

Obama Expands the ISIS Bombing Campaign to a 4th Country, the Media Barely Notice

The Obama administration announced on Monday the beginning of US air strikes in Libya against ISIS targets, marking the fourth country the United States is currently bombing with the goal of “degrading and destroying” the terror group. A campaign that began two years ago this Sunday has now, 50,000 bombs and 25,000 dead ISIS fighters later, expanded to a whole new continent.
You’d hardly notice, however, if you followed US media.

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Propaganda: Do You Know You’re Soaking In It?

Propaganda: Do You Know You’re Soaking In It?

“There is massive propaganda for everyone to consume. Consumption is good for profits and consumption is good for the political establishment.” Noam Chomsky

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Noam Chomsky: Obama’s Drone Program ‘The Most Extreme Terrorist Campaign of Modern Times’

Written by on January 19, 2015 in Government, Military with 0 Comments
Noam Chomsky: Obama’s Drone Program ‘The Most Extreme Terrorist Campaign of Modern Times’

Offering further proof of what he describes as western hypocrisy towards terrorism, Chomsky takes at aim at Obama’s drone program, which he describes as “the most extreme terrorist campaign of modern times.” It “target[s] people suspected of perhaps intending to harm us some day, and any unfortunates who happen to be nearby,” he writes.

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Chris Hedges with Noam Chomsky: The Socrates of Our Time

Written by on June 16, 2014 in Activism, Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Chris Hedges with Noam Chomsky: The Socrates of Our Time

Noam Chomsky’s explications of empire, mass propaganda, the hypocrisy and pliability of the liberal class and the failings of academics, as well as the way language is used as a mask by the power elite to prevent us from seeing reality, make him the most important intellectual in the country.

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Chomsky: No Wonder the World Is Terrified of America — We’re the Biggest Threat

Written by on February 6, 2014 in Government with 1 Comment
Chomsky: No Wonder the World Is Terrified of America — We’re the Biggest Threat

As the year 2013 drew to an end, the BBC reported on the results of the WIN/Gallup International poll on the question: “Which country do you think is the greatest threat to peace in the world today?” The United States was the champion by a substantial margin, winning three times the votes of second-place Pakistan. By contrast, the debate in American scholarly and media circles is about whether Iran can be contained, and whether the huge NSA surveillance system is needed to protect U.S. security.

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