Anarchist Chomsky Worries about Patriots

[ Chomsky demonizes the reaction to the two party system as a third wave that will introduce fascism, yet the obvious irony is that the far left is the fascist party, not the “tea party” groups of the so-called “right.” ]


Chomsky writes: “I’m just old enough to have heard a number of Hitler’s speeches on the radio,” he said, “and I have a memory of the texture and the tone of the cheering mobs, and I have the dread sense of the dark clouds of fascism gathering” here at home.”

Gee, I wonder if he had bothered listening to Obama’s famous “We are the World” speech he delivered in Berlin before the last presidential election?  Now THERE’S some real fascist ideology at work, but certainly not the protests of elderly people in the US who are worried about the loss of their Medicare benefits…

“No analogy is perfect,” Chomsky said, but the echoes of fascism are “reverberating today,” he said.   Indeed they are, Noam, but you simply are listening to the rumble from the opposite side of the phony dialectic.

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