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Cold War Kids

The Democratic Party with the corporate media in tow has been consistently promulgating the idea that Russia meddled in the 2016 election in favor of Trump. 719 palabras más

Neoconservatives

Requiem for the American Dream (7)

The ninth principle of the concentration of wealth and power deals with one of Chomsky’s abiding themes, i.e., the mechanisms through which thought control—or the manufacturing of consent—takes place in a liberal democracy. 3.332 palabras más

Economy/Society

Media still rules

It is hard running a newspaper, radio or TV channel today.

It is even harder during the electioneering season. What with omniscient keyboard warriors itching for 140 characters of fame, to pontificate on what media should be tackling, how and when. 513 palabras más

Kenya

Boys Scouts, Trump and American Values

To paraphrase he-who-shall-not-be-named “who the hell wants to talk about politics on a writing blog?” Alas. These are the times we live in. Times when we have no choice but to acknowledge the shitshow unfolding in the World’s Greatest Nation (TM). 868 palabras más

Writing

Relearn the Linguistic World in "Arrival": An Interview with Jessica Coon

In the movie Arrival, language is one of the most powerful weapons. On top of that, the film’s consultant, Jessica Coon, believes that language is its own origin; that language originates from itself. 4.506 palabras más

Interview

Chomsky: Trump is a Distraction Being Used to ‘Systematically Destroy’ America

20 July 2017 | J Jay Syrmopoulos| The Free Thought Movement

“World-renowned intellectual giant and respected academic, MIT professor Noam Chomsky recently sat down for an interview called  1.104 palabras más

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