Noam Chomsky on neoliberal semantics: “working class” vs. “middle class”

Noam Chomsky class war

Noam Chomsky:

We don’t use the term “working class” here [ in the U.S] because it’s a taboo term. You’re supposed to say “middle class,” because it helps diminish the understanding that there’s a class war going on.

Read this comprehensive interview with Noam Chomsky “Business Elites Are Waging a Brutal Class War in America” that is an excerpt from his book OCCUPY: Class War, Rebellion and Solidarity.

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