Synopses & Reviews
This illusion-shattering masterpiece discusses Aristotle, the U.S. left, postmodernism and everything in between, based on interviews conducted in 1996 and 1997. Includes a list of 160 progressive organizations worth supporting.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 172-175) and index.
"How adroitly he cuts through the crap and really says something", describes "The Village Voice" of world-famous political writer and lecturer Noam Chomsky. In his latest report on the state of the world, Chomsky discusses a breathtaking variety of topics, ranging from Japan's trade policies to the "war" on drugs, corporate welfare, and much more.
About the Author
Noam Chomsky was born in Philadelphia in 1938. Since 1955, he's taught linguistics - a field his theories have revolutionized -and philosophy at MIT. he's received countless honors and awards.
Chomsky has written many books on social issues, and his political talks have been heard, typically by standing-room only audiences, all over the country and the globe. In a saner world, his tireless efforts to promote justice would have long ago won him the Nobel Peace Prize.