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Noam Chomsky

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Noam Chomsky

Noam Chomsky, Institute Professor emeritus at MIT, has written many books and articles on international affairs, in particular on Israel and Palestine.


News and Features

On the history of the US economy in decline.

American decline in perspective, part two.

American decline, from a historical perspective.

Was there an alternative course of action for the United States that could have prevented the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks?

Sports radio show how people want to use their intelligence in complex discussions.

Support for democracy is the province of ideologists and propagandists. In the real world, elite dislike of democracy is the norm.

Historical amnesia is a dangerous phenomenon, not only because it undermines moral and intellectual integrity but also because it lays the groundwork for crimes that still lie ahead.

Making a list of the most hated arch-criminals--not the usual suspects.

There's no way of knowing if the White House is planning war in Iran. But stopping Bush from sparking intentional or accidental war requires the promotion of democracy--this time at home--in a way that allows public opinion to shape policy.

It is unfortunate that with such serious issues to attend to, Christopher Hitchens insists on wasting time on irrelevant and fanciful diatribes against assorted enemies, the latest being his "Rejo