Noam Chomsky states the obvious

April 20, 2010 at 1:10 am | Posted in politics straight up, Reality Bites | Leave a comment
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Haystack. Russian Empire. c1909. Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii, photographer. (Library of Congress)

“I don’t bother writing about Fox News,” Chomsky said. “It is too easy. What I talk about are the liberal intellectuals, the ones who portray themselves and perceive themselves as challenging power, as courageous, as standing up for truth and justice. They are basically the guardians of the faith. They set the limits. They tell us how far we can go. They say, ‘Look how courageous I am.’ But do not go one millimeter beyond that.

From Chris Hedges’ column, Noam Chomsky Has ‘Never Seen Anything Like This’


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