Noam Chomsky is an American linguist, philosopher historian, and activist. He was born in 7 December 1928 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is an Linguistics and Philosophy proffesor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has written a lot of books about war, politic , and mass media.
Noam Chomsky attended to politics ends of 40s. He became critic due to Vietnam War , and he has became one of the most known person against U.S foreign policy.He is always against media which supports U.S government’s wrong politics , and he describes himself as an anarcho-syndicalist. He‘s a member of the Campaign for Peace and Democracy and the Industrial Workers of the World international union.
Noam Chomsky has done a lot of work about mass media. According to Chomsky, media does not care being objective to public. Media’s aims are control public’s idea, and taking support for government’s application’s. Chomsky explains it with model which is called propaganda model. According to this model, exclusive groups put across their agendas which are economic, social, and politic by media. Also he says that democracy in U.S is based on public’s ideas which are checking by media. In these style democracies there is no way to without obeying to management.
Chomsky wants to rise of democratic media that objective and noncommercial. He thinks that, democracy support public’s attendance to management. Moreover, according to Chomsky a political system should process for public’s benefits not governments or companies.