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

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

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with Chris Hedges and Noam Chomsky

RT America on Jul 9, 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 II of their conversation, Chomsky discusses the principles of concentration of wealth and power that are defined in his latest book, Requiem for the American Dream.

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Noam Chomsky: Requiem for the American Dream

MostaracBova on Feb 24, 2018

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/

from the archives:

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

The Destructive Power Trips of Amazon’s Boss by Ralph Nader

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

Plutocracy I: Political Repression in the U.S.A. + Plutocracy II: Solidarity Forever (must-see)

Plutocracy III: Class War (must-see)

Closing the Doors of Democracy, by Ralph Nader