In this video, Noam Chomsky declares that whistleblower Edward Snowden should be honored. “He was doing what every citizen ought to do,” Chomsky argues, “He was telling Americans what the government is doing.”
Governments always claim “security” as their justification for civil liberties abuses, Chomsky insists. Watch below as he describes the increasingly tense relationship between the state and the state’s number one fear ... its own population.
At last we’re in Winter. It’s the year 2047. A worn scrapbook from the future arrives in your lap. It offers a stunning global vision, a warning to the next generations, a repository of practical wisdom, and an invaluable roadmap which you need to navigate the dark times, and the opportunities, which lie ahead.