August 12, 2014

Chomsky: Calling for change on US support for Israel

Author and activist Noam Chomsky discusses the role of US foreign policy in Israel and Gaza.

The US government has long provided military aid to Israel – about $3.1 billion each year. But could strained relations over the current conflict in Gaza lead to changes in US foreign policy towards Israel? We’ll speak to renowned writer and activist Noam Chomsky, who says US public opinion, particularly with young people, is shifting away from Washington. Join the conversation at 1930GMT. 

On this episode of The Stream, we speak to:

Noam Chomsky
Professor Emeritus, MIT

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