Stories by Noam Chomsky

Noam Chomsky is institute professor emeritus in the Department of Linguistics and Philosophy at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His most recent books are Who Rules the World? (Metropolitan Books, 2016) and Requiem for the American Dream: The 10 Principles of Concentration of Wealth & Power (Seven Stories Press, 2017). His website is subscribe to Noam Chomsky's feed

Posted on: Feb 2, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Could a functioning democracy make a difference?

Posted on: Jan 19, 2015, Source: Noam Chomsky's Official Site

The most extreme terrorist campaign of modern times—Obama's global assassination campaign—has been ignored in the "war against terrorism."

Posted on: Jan 19, 2015, Source: TomDispatch

If you ask what the world is going to look like, it’s not a pretty picture.

Posted on: Dec 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

And most of our intellectuals are only too happy to participate in the propaganda.

Posted on: Dec 1, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Forty years ago there was deep concern that the population was breaking free of apathy and obedience. Since then, many measures have been taken to restore discipline.

Posted on: Nov 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

U.S. covert operations routinely resemble acts of terrorism.

Posted on: Nov 1, 2014, Source: Noam Chomsky's Official Site

A Q&A with Noam Chomsky.

Posted on: Oct 21, 2014, Source: AlterNet

From nuclear war to the destruction of the environment, humanity is steering the wrong course.

Posted on: Oct 13, 2014, Source: Zuccotti Park Press

The business classes are constantly fighting a bitter class war to improve their power and diminish opposition.

Posted on: Oct 8, 2014, Source: Noam Chomsky's Official Site

There’s been a very sharp increase in the proportion of administrators to faculty and students in the last 30-40 years.

Posted on: Oct 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

For those concerned with the rights of the brutalized Palestinians, there can be no higher priority than working to change U.S. policies

Posted on: Sep 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The Masters of Mankind want us to become the "stupid nation" in the interests of their short-term gain.

Posted on: Sep 15, 2014, Source: Noam Chomsky's Official Site

The way the system is set up, there is virtually nothing people can do anyway to influence the real world.

Posted on: Sep 9, 2014, Source:

Like other states, Israel pleads "security" as justification for its aggressive and violent actions. But knowledgeable Israelis know better.

Posted on: Sep 5, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Humanity has the effect of an immense asteroid hitting the planet.

Posted on: Aug 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

"There is no place in the prison of Gaza safe from Israeli sadism."

Posted on: Aug 5, 2014, Source: TomDispatch

Ever since the first nuclear weapon was deployed, we have been playing with fire.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The U.S.'s sledgehammer worldview is destroying countless lives and future generations.

Posted on: Jul 1, 2014, Source: Tom Dispatch

America's real foreign policy exposed.

Posted on: Jun 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

A White House lawyer seems determined to demolish our civil liberties.