Noam Chomsky and Manufacturing Consent
Watch this documentary on Noam Chomsky's "Manufacturing Consent". While Chomsky is a controversial pacifist figure in American politics, his scholarly work on media ownership and the information environment is widely respected. As you watch both parts of the video, focus your attention on Chomsky's arguments regarding the relationship between the press and the government in the United States.
Source: Necessary Illusions, The National Film Board of Canada, https://vimeo.com/26188432, https://vimeo.com/26251547
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