The End of the Vietnam War and the Collapse of Empire?
Noam Chomsky is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive
scientist, logician, historian, political critic and activist. He is an
Institute Professor and Professor Emeritus in the Department of
Linguistics and Philosophy at Massachusetts Institute of
Technology. He has written on war, politics and mass media, and
is the author of more than 100 books. Voted the "world's top
public intellectual" in a 2005 poll, he was a major critic of the U.S.
wars in Indochina during the 1960s and 70s, and his writings
have literally influenced millions. At age 84, he still travels the
world speaking truth to power. ---This is part of the Conflicting
Conceptions of Justice in the 1970s lecture series. ---To view
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March 4, 2013
John Jay College of Criminal Justice
524 West 59th Street