A historic process in which resentment against a disenchanted secular world found deliverance in the ecstatic escape of unreason
Noam Chomsky is not everybody’s hero. There are plenty who despise him – because he is too liberal – but probably because he is too honest - something we are no longer interested in – but don’t want to admit.
This is a long article, really more than I have time for. But I used the quote from the German historian Fritz Stern, referring to Nazi era, as the heading for this posting.