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Read online Government in the Future.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Government in the Future In this classic talk delivered at the Poetry Center New York on February Noam Chomsky articulates a clear uncompromising vision of social change Chomsky contrasts the classical liberal libertarian socialist state socialist and state capitalist world views and then defends a libertarian socialist vision as the proper and natural extension of classical liberalism into the era of advanced industrial society In his stirring conclusion Chomsky argues We have today the technical and material resources to meet man s animal needs We have not developed the cultural and moral resources or the democratic forms of social organization that make possible the humane and rational use of our material wealth and power Conceivably the classical liberal ideals as expressed and developed in their libertarian socialist form are achievable But if so only by a popular revolutionary movement rooted in wide strata of the population and committed to the elimination of repressive and authoritarian institutions state and private To create such a movement is a challenge we face and must meet if there is to be an escape from contemporary barbarism by Noam Chomsky

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Government in the Future
Title:Government in the Future
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