Noam Chomsky

The real question is whether democracy and freedom are values to be preserved or threats to be avoided.

The Bible is probably the most genocidal book in our total canon.

If the Nuremberg laws were applied today, then every Post War American president would have to be hanged.

If people became aware of the ways our policies favor business over people they would be appalled and would do something about it. Therefore they must be shielded from an understanding.

The population are the special interests and the corporations are the national interests—and everyone’s in favor of the national interests.

Education is a system of imposed ignorance.

We should be seeking out forms of authority and domination and challenging their legitimacy.

Speaking on what the NY Times slogan ought to be

Filter out the news fit to print and marginalize dissent.

Sports is a way of building up irrational attitudes of submission to authority and group cohesion behind leadership elements.

The phrase “conspiracy theory” is used to discourage institutional analysis.

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