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with Chris Hedges and Noam Chomsky
RT America on Jul 1, 2017
On this week’s episode of On Contact, Chris Hedges travels to Cambridge, Massachusetts for a conversation with America’s most important intellectual, Professor Noam Chomsky. In Part I of their conversation, Chomsky discusses the adverse effects of neoliberalism on the working class, as addressed in his book, Requiem for the American Dream: The 10 Principles of Concentration of Wealth & Power.
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Republished with permission from David Swanson at World Beyond War
by Mike Ferner
World Beyond War, June 29, 2017
July 1, 2017
This year, sit back with your favorite beverage or herb, prop up your feet and open your head to consider Independence Day in a whole new way.
A historically critical article about the American Revolution would typically discuss how the democratic promises of the Declaration were left hanging at war’s end, followed by a decidedly undemocratic constitution six years later.
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with Howard Zinn
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Originally published January 8, 2010
July 1, 2017
September 15, 2009
Historian, Author, Playwright: Howard Zinn. Sponsored by Cape Codders for Peace and Justice. Filmed by Paul Hubbard at the Wellfleet Public Library on 9-13-09.