Noam Chomsky: Obama is a Moderate Republican + Chomsky Slams US For Hypocrisy In Foreign Policy

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Dandelion Salad

with Noam Chomsky

TYTInterviews·Jan 30, 2013

Noam Chomsky is Professor Emeritus at MIT, and one of the nation’s leading intellectual critics of the US political, corporate and national security apparatus. In this long interview, Cenk Uygur of TYT and Professor Chomsky discuss President Obama, the rightward shift of US politics over the past few decades, drone strikes, the labor movement, Aaron Swartz, the role of the media and what hope we have for the future.


Chomsky slams US for hypocrisy in foreign policy

PressTVGlobalNews·Feb 1, 2013

Former Ambassador Edward Peck identifies with critics of US foreign policy.

This week the US was put in the spotlight for its unabashed support of Israel despite settlement building and the hypocrisy of assassination drone attacks in areas of Pakistan and potentially parts of Sub-Saharan Africa.

Noted author and researcher Noam Chomsky made deeply critical statements about US foreign policy this week in an interview with network Al-Jazeera. Chomsky, known for exposing many hypocritical policies of the US describes the US drone war as an assassination campaign.

From the archives:

Noam Chomsky: U.S.–A Top Terrorist State + You’re Welcome Iraq

The 2012 NDAA – The Most Dangerous Law Since the Civil War

Role of State Terror in Death of Anti-SOPA Activist Aaron Swartz by Imani Henry

Obama’s Record Belies Inaugural Words by Ralph Nader

Noam Chomsky: The Responsibility of Privilege

The Myth of Human Progress by Chris Hedges

Inauguration Day: Two Nobel Laureates, Drones Apart by Felicity Arbuthnot

Michael Ratner: Obama Orders Assassinations with No Oversight