Posts Tagged ‘Noam Chomsky’

The most brilliant and succinct explanation to the ideology of Anarchism you’ll ever here. Literally any lunkhead can understand.

(Question begins 38m17s)
http://youtu.be/Qxab6i9Qxyk?t=38m17s

“If somebody was watching this from Mars, they’d think this species was insane.”
―Noam Chomsky

The media are corporations that have a market: other businesses that advertise through the media. The media are selling their advertisers a product, namely readers and audiences.
From an institutional point of view that is what the corporate media are: enterprises out to make money, like other businesses.
Their behavior is rational. They reflect the interests of their owners.

The media are a tool for constraining political debate within limits that serve the interests of the ruling elite by controlling our understanding of what is politically possible.
Noam Chomsky

 

This video is connected to the above quote.

Mark McGowan – Artist Taxi Driver – £41k for man who carries John Bercow’s coat

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HWyN1k-dIXA