This documentary explores the concentration of wealth and power in the United States from the lens of one of our most renowned thinkers, Noam Chomsky. Ever present is his critique of neoliberalism, which is a modified form of liberalism that tends to favor free-market capitalism. Aaron from Fiction & Media will lead the discussion.
2015 | Not Rated | 73 minutes
Patrons can access the film via kanopy here: https://northbrook.kanopy.com/video/requiem-american-dream-1 or via the Kanopy app on mobile devices and smart TVs. Patrons will need access to Kanopy through their participating home library.
The film discussion will be held live using an online meeting platform. Once you have registered, please check your email on the morning of the program for a link.
A library card is required. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 847-272-2830 if you have any questions regarding this program.