Professor Noam Chomsky discusses misinterpretations of classical liberal tradition, origins of really existing capitalism and history of free trade in the U.S. and in the world. Interview was recorded on July 23rd, 2014 (Boston, MIT) by Antti Jauhiainen & Joona-Hermanni Mäkinen (Parecon Finland).
About Noam Chomsky
Avram Noam Chomsky is an American linguist, philosopher, political activist, author, and lecturer. He is an Institute Professor and Professor Emeritus of Linguistics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
About Parecon Finland
Parecon Finland aims to help bring issues of democracy and environmental sustainability more into the focus of discussion on economy and economics in Finland. The organization writes commentaries, organizes events and talks, and publishes material related to such key issues as market reforms, local economies, climate change and political and economic democracy.