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Quotation by Noam Chomsky
The intellectual tradition is one of servility to power, and if I didn't betray it I'd be ashamed of myself.
Noam Chomsky (b. 1928), U.S. linguist, political analyst. "The Late Show," BBC2 (Nov. 25, 1992). television interview, excerpted in Guardian (London, Nov. 23, 1992).
Responding to an accusation of betrayal by Arthur Schlesinger, Jr..
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