Because we say so
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[San Francisco, CA] : City Lights Books, [2015?].
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199 pages ; 21 cm
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Rawlings Branch - ADULT
909.831 C
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9780872866577

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Includes index.
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Chomsky is a global phenomenon. perhaps the most widely read voice on foreign policy on the planet.--New York Times Book ReviewUnwavering political contrarian Noam Chomsky smart-bombs the US military's global Interventions. Shock and awe!--Vanity FairBecause We Say So presents more than thirty concise, forceful commentaries on US politics and global power. Written between 2011 and 2015, Noam Chomsky's arguments forge a persuasive counter-narrative to official accounts of US politics and policies during global crisis. Find here classic Chomsky on the increasing urgency of climate change, the ongoing impact of Edward Snowden's whistleblowing, nuclear politics, cyberwar, terrorism, Iraq, Afghanistan, Iran, Israel, and the Middle East, security and state power, as well as deeper reflections on the Obama doctrine, political philosophy, the Magna Carta, and the importance of a commons to democracy.Because We Say So is the third in a series of books by Chomsky published by City Lights Publishers that includes Making the Future (2012) and Interventions (2007), a book banned by US military censors. Taken together, the three books present a complete collection of the articles Chomsky writes regularly for the New York Times Syndicate, and are largely ignored by newspapers in the United States. Because We Say So offers fierce, accessible, timely, gloves-off political writing by America's foremost public intellectual and political dissident.Noam Chomsky is one of the world's most well-known critics of US policy. He has published numerous groundbreaking and best-selling books on global politics, history, and linguistics--,Provided by publisher.
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Because We Say So presents more than thirty short, forceful commentaries written between 2011 and 2015 covering the most urgent matters in U.S. politics during global crisis. With uncompromising clarity, Chomsky takes on a range of hot-button issues from climate change, nuclear politics, and spying/cyberwar, to the Middle East and the future of democracy. Brilliant, accessible, timely, gloves-off political writing--,Provided by publisher.
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Chomsky, N. (2015). Because we say so. [San Francisco, CA]: City Lights Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Chomsky, Noam. 2015. Because We Say So. [San Francisco, CA]: City Lights Books.

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Chomsky, Noam, Because We Say So. [San Francisco, CA]: City Lights Books, 2015.

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Chomsky, Noam. Because We Say So. [San Francisco, CA]: City Lights Books, 2015. Print.

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