Avram Noam Chomsky (December 07, 1928 - )
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Propaganda is to a democracy what the bludgeon is to a totalitarian state.
Avram Noam Chomsky
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
The country was founded on the principle that the primary role of government is to protect property from the majority, and so it remains.
Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it's from Neptune.
As soon as questions of will or decision or reason or choice of action arise, human science is at a loss.
I always find that democracy is very unpredictable. What is clear is that members vote very much not on trends but on whatever they feel is worthy, without any external influence.
And he said unto his servant, Come, and let us draw near to one of these places to lodge all night, in Gibeah, or in Ramah.
We shall not cease from exploration and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started... and know the place for the first time.