Chris Hedges and Noam Chomsky: Requiem for the American Dream, Part 1 + Ralph Nader Interviews Noam Chomsky

Chris Hedges and Noam Chomsky- Requiem for the American Dream

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Dandelion Salad

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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Noam Chomsky: Requiem for the American Dream

Requiem for the American Dream on May 17, 2017

Requiem for the American Dream: The 10 Principles of Concentration of Wealth & Power

No. 1: Reduce Democracy (06:57)
No. 2: Shape Ideology (12:55)
No. 3: Redesign the Economy (16:31)
No. 4: Shift the Burden (26:58)
No. 5: Attack Solidarity (32:07)
No. 6: Run the Regulators (37:15)
No. 7: Engineer Elections (43:47)
No. 8: Keep the Rabble in line (48:02)
No. 9: Manufacture Consent (54:53)
No. 10: Marginalize the Population (01:01:03)

If you like it, buy a copy, for instance on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/
Published as a book in 2017: https://www.goodreads.com/book/
Buy the book on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Requiem
Buy the audiobook on Audible: https://www.audible.com/

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Ralph Nader interviews Noam Chomsky: Requiem for the American Dream

Workplace Democracy on May 21, 2017

Nader and Chomsky discuss Noam’s new book and documentary film Requiem for the American Dream. From May, 2017.

Visit https://ralphnaderradiohour.com & https://chomsky.info/

from the archives:

Chris Hedges and Noam Chomsky: Requiem for the American Dream, Part 2

Jayati Ghosh: Imperialism in the 21st Century: Capitalism, Globalization, Privatization

Plutocracy III: Class War (must-see)

Closing the Doors of Democracy, by Ralph Nader

Today’s Students: From Debt Peons To Wage Slaves by Michael Hudson

Injustice by Design by Graham Peebles + Noam Chomsky: Requiem for the American Dream

Chomsky On Adam Smith (1995)

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5 thoughts on “Chris Hedges and Noam Chomsky: Requiem for the American Dream, Part 1 + Ralph Nader Interviews Noam Chomsky

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  3. Cheeky Lady says: Chomsky is an intelligent, honest. compassionate human being. Anyone that thinks different has a problem with truth be spoken to power & this includes the Israeli government.. The gentleman is the last of his breed!

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