Monday, August 07, 2006

Chomsky Deconstructed

An excellent article by Aussie Keith Windschuttle on America's biggest whiner....

Noam Chomsky was the most conspicuous American intellectual to rationalize the Al Qaeda terrorist attacks on New York and Washington. The death toll, he argued, was minor compared to the list of Third World victims of the “far more extreme terrorism” of United States foreign policy. Despite its calculated affront to mainstream opinion, this sentiment went down very well with Chomsky’s own constituency. He has never been more popular among the academic and intellectual left than he is today.

For the rest go to http://www.newcriterion.com/archive/21/may03/chomsky.htm
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