Noam Chomsky on the Civil Rights Movement

Video with Noam Chomsky: on the Civil Rights Movement, 37.10 min, published on ZVideo (first on Petroc Tv ), Jan 8, 2014 (also on YouTube): A group of Foundation Degree students had the privilege of taking part in a video conference with Noam Chomsky, the influential linguist from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a prolific critic of American politics and foreign policy. The students had the opportunity to ask a series of questions relating to the civil rights movement and other topics which they are currently studying as part of their course.

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  • Chomsky on Turkey Panel FULL, 125.32 min, on YouTube Jan 9, 2014;
  • Noam Chomsky: Destruction of a Culture, 2.51 min, on YouTube Jan 10, 2014: September 2013;
  • Noam Chomsky: Pedagogy of the Oppressed, 91.05 min, on YouTube May 29, 2013: Pedagogy of the Oppressed: Noam Chomsky, Howard Gardner, and Bruno della Chiesa Askwith Forum. On Wednesday, May 1, the Askwith Forum commemorated the 45th anniversary of the publication of Paolo Freire’s “Pedagogy of the Oppressed” with a discussion about the book’s impact and relevance to education today;
  • Noam Chomsky: The Unsolved Mysteries of Language (FULL), 71.39 min, on YouTube Jan 4, 2014: November 1992 in Barcelona, Spain;

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