Stories by Noam Chomsky

Noam Chomsky is institute professor emeritus in the Department of Linguistics and Philosophy at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His newest book is Who Rules the World? (Metropolitan Books, 2016). His website is www.chomsky.info. subscribe to Noam Chomsky's feed

Posted on: Aug 6, 2016, Source: Noam Chomsky's Official Site

Critics of "lesser evil voting" should consider that their footing on the high ground may not be as secure as they often take for granted.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2016, Source: E-International Relations

"We can be very optimistic. Things like this have happened before and they’ve been overcome."

Posted on: Jun 12, 2016, Source: TomDispatch

Nuclear weapons, climate change, and the prospects for survival.

Posted on: May 10, 2016, Source: Tom Dispatch

Noam Chomsky on the true costs of the War on Terror.

Posted on: May 8, 2016, Source: Tom Dispatch

An excerpt from his important new book.

Posted on: Apr 15, 2016, Source: The Next System

The Next System is closer than you think.

Posted on: Dec 12, 2015, Source: Haymarket Books

The effrontery of the powerful often leaves one virtually speechless.

Posted on: Dec 10, 2015, Source: The Real News Network

Bombing begets more terror.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2015, Source: The Washington Post

Imagine facing prison for doing journalism.

Posted on: Sep 22, 2015, Source: Noam Chomsky's Official Site

The Republican Party isn't even functioning as a real party anymore, says Chomsky.

Posted on: Aug 20, 2015, Source: TomDispatch

What, exactly, is the alleged Iranian threat?

Posted on: Aug 11, 2015, Source: Tavis Smiley

The scholar talks about the seemingly innocuous elements of our socialization that promote one-world view over another.

Posted on: May 21, 2015, Source: Byline.com

The noted scholar offers his thoughts on the current media landscape in the era of the World Wide Web and Edward Snowden.

Posted on: May 20, 2015, Source: AlterNet

From Laos to the Middle East, a roundup of Times stories that piqued the interest of the esteemed scholar.

Posted on: Feb 5, 2015, Source: AlterNet

"The Cuban threat was the familiar one that runs through Cold War history, with many predecessors."

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.

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