Noam Chomsky, 'The Human Species Has Never Faced A Question Like This’

The Elephant

May 2016

33 min 13 sec

For decades Noam Chomsky has been one of the most important political dissidents and intellectuals in the world.

Now in an exclusive new interview with The Elephant, Chomsky reflects on the incredible period in human history we currently find ourselves in, and how the peculiar institutional systems we've set up put considerations of short-term profits ahead of the very future of our species. In our interview, Noam Chomsky also shares his thoughts on the 2016 U.S. presidential election and where Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton stand on climate change, and why advertising has a tremendously distorting effect on our society.

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