Necessary Illusions: Thought Control

The full title of the speech is "Necessary Illusions: Thought Control in a Democratic Society". Professor Chomsky’s remarks are drawn… read more

The full title of the speech is "Necessary Illusions: Thought Control in a Democratic Society". Professor Chomsky’s remarks are drawn from his book Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media, which deals with how the press' interpretation of events shapes societal views. close

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Necessary Illusions: Thought Control

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7061-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 14, 1989
Last Aired:
Jan 1, 1990

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  • Apr 14, 1989 | 10:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 15, 1989 | 12:18am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 15, 1989 | 5:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 16, 1989 | 3:40am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 16, 1989 | 9:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 01, 1990 | 3:32am EST | C-SPAN 2
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