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Noam Chomsky
1928 -

Linguist and philosopher, self-described as a "libertarian socialist", media critic, co-author (with Edward S. Herman) of Manufacturing Consent, a book and documentary focused on the means by which government and media use language to achieve their ends

Propaganda is to a democracy what the bludgeon is to a totalitarian state.

If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.