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Chomsky On the World Economy</B>

October 15, 1998
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As economies around the world continue to plummet, from Asia to Russia to Latin America, we bring you a speech by America’s leading dissident, Noam Chomsky. A professor of linguistics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Chomsky’s illusion — shattering writings have included more than 30 political books dissecting issues such as U.S. interventionism in the developing world, the political economy of human rights and a radical interpretation of the emerging New World Order. Chomsky spoke recently at the University of Calgary.

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  • Noam Chomsky, Professor of Linguistics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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