Chomsky: Corporations and the Richest Americans Viscerally Oppose the Common Good
The following is Part I of the transcript of a speech delivered by Noam Chomsky in February 2013. Read Part II .
Whether public education contributes to the Common Good depends, of course, on what kind of education it is, to whom it is available, and what we take to be the Common Good. There’s no need to tarry on the fact that these are highly contested matters, have been throughout history, and continue to be so today.