Noam Chomsky (1928 – 2024)

Noam Chomsky (1928 – 2024)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia “Chomsky” redirects here. For other uses, see Chomsky (disambiguation). Noam Chomsky Chomsky in 2017 Born Avram Noam ChomskyDecember 7, 1928 (age 95)Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. Spouses Carol Schatz​​(m. 1949; died 2008)​Valeria Wasserman ​(m. 2014)​ Children 3, including Aviva Parent William Chomsky (father) Awards show  Academic background Education University of Pennsylvania (AB, MA, PhD) Thesis Transformational Analysis (1955) Doctoral… Continue reading

JK digest (21 items): Nuclear weapons danger grows, the “Ceasefire” Deal that doesn’t seem to be going anywhere, the Nuseirat “rescue” raid, and other items

From Janet Kobren Item#1 Plenary session of the [27th] St Petersburg International Economic Forum [SPIEF] [Length: 03:44:30] Source: President of Russia website Panelists: Russian President Vladimir Putin, President of the Plurinational State of Bolivia Luis Alberto Arce Catacora, and President of the Republic of Zimbabwe Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa Moderator: Sergei Karaganov,… Continue reading


SUPPORT US The downtown Brooklyn Apple store on March 14, 2020, in NYC. Photo: A In an open letter, a group of self-described Apple workers, former employees, and shareholders are calling on the company to halt donations to nonprofits linked with Israel’s war effort. Murtaza Hussain, Sam Biddle June 11 2024, 2:47… Continue reading

JK Mini (9 items): Putin’s nuclear speech, text of UNSC ceasefire resolution, Mahmood OD, The Grayzone, Shahid Bolsen, Alexander Mckay, and more

From Janet Kobren Item#1 [Text of] Meeting with Foreign Ministry senior officials [includes Putin’s latest terms for a ceasefire and peace talks with Ukraine] Source: President of Russia website June 14, 2024 Item#2 [Text of] UN Resolution 2735 (2024) Adopted by the Security Council at its 9650th meeting, on 10… Continue reading

News of Chomsky’s Ill Health Prompts Outpouring of Gratitude for ‘Lion of the Left’

Noam Chomsky is pictured during a press conference after visiting former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva in Curitiba on September 20, 2018.  (Photo: Heuler Andrey/AFP via Getty Images) “So many thousands of people have stories about how he has changed their lives,” said one admirer. “He certainly changed… Continue reading

Author Oren Kroll-Zeldin on Israel, Palestine, social justice—and the next generation of Jewish Americans

Author Oren Kroll-Zeldin on Israel, Palestine, social justice—and the next generation of Jewish Americans

USF professor talks about new book ‘Unsettled,’ and the concept of co-resistance for a shared future. By TIM REDMOND JUNE 11, 2024 ( >>We need you! Become a 48hills member today so we can keep up our incredible local news + culture coverage. Just $20 a month helps sustain us. Join us… Continue reading