Avram Noam Chomsky is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, historian, social critic, and political activist.
Born: December 7, 1928 (age 89 years), East Oak Lane, Oak Lane, Pennsylvania, United States
Education: University of Pennsylvania (1951–1955)
Movies: The Corporation, The Brainwashing of My Dad
Spouse: Valeria Wasserman (m. 2014), Carol Chomsky (m. 1949–2008)
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously.
If we don’t believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don’t believe in it at all.
Propaganda is to a democracy what the bludgeon is to a totalitarian state.