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Chomsky Says Trump a 'Sociopathic Megalomaniac' Who Made US 'Singularly Unprepared' for Pandemic

New comments from the renowned academic come after he accused Trump of wanting "to destroy the prospects for all organized human life... in the near future."

Andrea Germanos ·


In a World of Corporate-Backed Politicians, Beware the Sounds of Sirens

We cannot shut ourselves off from their lies, but we must learn how to immunize ourselves—and our friends and neighbors—against them

Roy Eidelson ·


Open Letter by Over 70 Scholars and Experts Condemns US-Backed Coup Attempt in Venezuela

"For the sake of the Venezuelan people, the region, and for the principle of national sovereignty, these international actors should instead support negotiations between the Venezuelan government and its opponents."

Common Dreams staff ·


As Grassroots Momentum Surges, Over 300 Local Officials From 40 States Declare Support for Green New Deal

"We must protect our planet through actions big and small to wean ourselves from fossil fuels. There is no greater imperative."

Jake Johnson ·


After 30 Years Studying Climate, Scientist Declares: "I've Never Been as Worried as I Am Today"

And colleague says "global warming" no longer strong enough term. "Global heating is technically more correct because we are talking about changes in the energy balance of the planet."

Jake Johnson ·


How the Corporate Media Enslave Us to a World of Illusions

Our planet and our children's futures depend on us liberating ourselves, seeing the ghosts in the machine for what they truly are.

Jonathan Cook ·


Toward A Truly Indigenous Peace in The Korean Peninsula

It’s time that American politicians, both Democratic and Republicans, give Koreans a chance to shape their own destiny.

Simone Chun ·


Peace Activists, 220+ Groups Demand US Cancel F-35 Fighter Program

"To the people in the countries the F-35 is sold to and produced in, it's time we demand a reinvestment into life, not war," asserted Pink Floyd rocker and peace activist Roger Waters.

Brett Wilkins ·


Despite Calls for Diplomacy to End War, US Confirms More Weapons Headed to Ukraine

"Are there still negotiation possibilities?" asked Noam Chomsky. "There's only one way to find out. That's to try. If you refuse to try, of course, there's no option, no possibilities."

Brett Wilkins ·


Noam Chomsky: We Can Free Ourselves from State Capitalism

Even without fundamental changes in prevailing state capitalism, the kind of New Deal-style regulation that was dismantled by the neoliberal assault can be reinstated, and strengthened.

David Goeßmann ·

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