All Articles on Noam Chomsky

Julian Assange speaks to the media from the balcony of the Embassy Of Ecuador on May 19, 2017 in London, England. Views
What Happens If Julian Assange Is Tried in the US?
The prosecution of the WikiLeaks founder in the U.S. would have grave consequences for press freedom across the world.
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80 Years Since the Holocaust Began: Can We Stop Fascism Today?
"The speedy rise of fascism always seems to hit the world by surprise. Yet what we're witnessing did not begin with the Bolsonaros, Trumps or Dutertes, just as German fascism did not begin with Hitler."
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A Hit Dog Will Holler: Unbalanced Imperious Bully Attacks Free Press, Yanks Their Credentials and Likely Plans To Just Keep At It
Surreal screenshot from CSPAN Things Moving Fast Dept: With the firing of racist elf and A.G. Jeff Sessions - and his alarming replacement by Trump's "Roy Cohn" - it's admittedly hard to keep up with the Constitutional crises hovering on our fraught horizon, but key amidst the unraveling was the...
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As US Votes to Curb Trump-GOP Destruction, UN Biodiversity Chief Warns Humanity at Risk of Self-Annihilation
"The Republican Party is simply a major threat to—not only to the country, but to human survival."
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It’s no exaggeration to say that those arms control treaties, taken together, probably saved the world from a nuclear Armageddon. (Photo: Jim Lo Scalzo/European Pressphoto Agency) Views
Entering the Second Nuclear Age?
“They will not forgive us”
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Trump lies and distorts so relentlessly and profusely that tracking and fact-checking his false statements has become a full-time job for journalists at home and abroad. (Gage Skidmore / Flickr) Views
Trump’s Endless Mendacity and the Dawn of American Fascism
No U.S. president has ever lied as prolifically, constantly, insidiously and dangerously as Donald Trump. He never stops. He’s the Energizer Bunny of endless falsehood.
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The original Cold War, which lasted from the late 1940s until the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991, posed a colossal risk of thermonuclear annihilation. (Photo: Xinhua) Views
On the Road to World War III?
This is not your mother's Cold War
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Jose Garcia, a migrant from Honduras en route to the US, rests in a public square as he waits to regroup with more migrants, in Tecun Uman, Guatemala October 25, 2018 (Photo: Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters) Views
The Inconvenient Truth About the US-Bound Migrant Caravan
The migrant caravan Trump is so obsessed about is a direct result of US foreign policy
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President Donald Trump toasts Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, right, at an ASEAN Summit dinner, Nov. 12, 2017, in Manila. Views
There’s a Growing International Alliance of Right-Wing Demagogues
From Brazil’s Bolsonaro to the Philippines’ Duterte to the leader of them all, Trump
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This attack reached a second milestone on 1 September 2018, when former President Luiz Inácio Lula Da Silva, a favourite in Brazilian presidential election polling for the elections on 7 and 28 October, was disqualified from running for office. (Photo by Victor Moriyama/Getty Images) Views
A Warning Regarding the Blow to Brazilian Democracy and Its Global Consequences
We are profoundly concerned about the consequences of illegitimately facilitating the Brazilian presidential victory of a fascist candidate
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