Noam Chomsky doesn’t get much play in the U.S. media for obvious reasons. He is saying the very truths from which we are being protected by the corporately owned U.S. mainstream media. Whether liberal or conservative to have credibility, an intellectual or leader in the U.S. must begin with the false history of our nation as an innocent and misunderstood giant. The pursuit of truth begins by facing one’s lies.
In this article, Chomsky reminds us that in midst of the “Camelot” of the Kennedy administration, the President sent troops to crush the attempts of the Vietnamese people to gain independence from their Western overlords. To read the article,