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Better Left Unsaid with Curt Jaimungal 12.5K subscribers Patreon for conversations on Theories of Everything, Consciousness, Free Will, and God: https://patreon.com/curtjaimungal Help support conversations on “when does the left go too far?”: https://bit.ly/2EOR0M4 Twitter: https://twitter.com/bluthefilm iTunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast…0:00 Introduction 0:32 Chomsky’s views on consciousness and free will (and marijuana) 6:04 Views on “God” (do you believe in it? how do you define it?) 8:02 Chomsky’s views on Moral Relativism vs Objectivism 9:55 Views on mythology, and religious upbringing 13:30 Personal story on Chomsky’s childhood (religion is based on the assumption that “God is an idiot”) 17:53 True Christianity is pacifism and the US squelched Liberation Theology 22:12 The most important activism is the liberation of the poor 24:02 Where does Neoliberalism come from and what’s it maintained by? 30:40 Having a job is placing yourself under the control of an autocrat, worse than Stalin 36:48 What can be done to make education more democratic? 39:32 The Neoliberal “crisis” 42:20 Do schools run counter to our evolutionary “learning instinct”? 49:00 What’s wrong with Illich’s “de-schooling”? 52:15 Why not allow multiple competing school systems? 54:52 The problems with Charter Schools 57:36 Is there such a thing as too much openness / diversity / equality? (thoughts on Black Lives Matter) 1:00:28 Chomsky was afraid of being imprisoned. Why didn’t it happen? 1:01:38 The war crimes of Trump