Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I chose the moniker , “Chomsky redux,” because I find that I
recurrently come back to the prodigious and enlightening work of
Noam Chomsky, who has illuminated the truth of the world in so many
ways. I am far more familiar with his political writing than his
seminal discoveries in linguistics and his distinguished
contributions to philosophy. From the Vietnam War to Reagan’s
aggression against Nicaragua officially condemned by the World
Court to Bush’s illicit war against Iraq up to today’s double
standard on nuclear weapons in the Middle East, no thinker has done
more to elucidate these issues and bring us back to essential moral
and legal touchstones.
It may seem odd to start with these words, but throughout my adult
life—having been a draft resister coming out of college—I have been
concerned with issues of peace, justice, and freedom. Suffice it
say that I am looking for a partner who shares those values in one
Now, don t worry about me being stodgy or something. I live a rich
and balanced life I robustly enjoy art and music, and I ve stayed
in good shape all my life, so I m rather spry for sixty five. That
almost rhymes; I came close.