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Posts Tagged ‘Noam Chomsky

Protesting the US Homeland Battlefield Bill

March 31, 2012

A group of political activists and journalists launched a legal challenge to stop an American law they say allows the US military to arrest civilians anywhere in the world and detain them without trial as accused supporters of terrorism. The seven figures, who include ex-New York Times reporter Chris Hedges, professor Noam Chomsky and Icelandic […]

Arab Spring certainly not the first democratic movement in Muslim world

June 26, 2011

The Arab-Islamic world has a long history of democracy –democracy which is regularly crushed by western force. In 1953 Iran had a parliamentary system, the US and Britain overthrew it. There was a revolution in Iraq in 1958, we don’t know where it would have gone, but it could have been democratic. The US basically […]

Noam Chomsky on the US approach to Iran

November 1, 2009

The United States is telling Iran to stop its aggressive militarism? If someone was watching this from Mars, they’d collapse in ridicule. Aggressive militarism? I mean we occupy two countries on their border, the US spending on arms is approximately equal to the rest of the world combined, and we’re threatening Iran with attack and […]