Noam Chomsky, Professor Chomsky, Nermeen discussed on Democracy Now

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This is democracy. Now democracy now dot org. The wind piece report, I make Goodman, as we continue our conversation with the world renowned professor linguist and dissident Noam Chomsky democracy. Now's Nermeen shaken I recently spoke to him and asked him to talk about the twin threats of climate change and nuclear war. We spoke in the wake of a new report, by nature magazine that the world has massively underestimated the amount of heat absorbed by our oceans and President Trump's decision to pull the United States out of the intermediate range nuclear forces treaty known as the I n f professor Chomsky began by talking about the significance of this landmark nuclear arms pact with Russia. Well, the treaty was a very important development. Do I recall that? In that period in the early and mid eighties. The short this has to do with short range nuclear missiles. Do what has not been done as yet have technical experts from both sides neutral ones investigate the claims that are being made by both sides and determine if they're valid and to.

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