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I've been fascinated by the evolution of Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Chris Hedges (Not to be mistaken ...
by TocqueDeville
Comment Count 692 comments on Mon Oct 20, 2008 at 10:53 PM PDT with 1254 Recommends
"They are proselytizing not on behalf of the Constitution of the United States and the national security interests of our country but rather on behalf of some sort of fanatical view ...
by theyrereal
Comment Count 382 comments on Wed Nov 21, 2007 at 10:15 PM PST with 681 Recommends
Chris Hedges spoke to Occupy Harvard three nights ago. There are three vids up of the discussion,
by NBBooks
Comment Count 290 comments on Thu Dec 01, 2011 at 11:16 PM PST with 472 Recommends
by Hackett
Comment Count 185 comments on Fri Aug 18, 2006 at 07:44 AM PDT with 453 Recommends
Chris Hedges: "What happens is in all of these movements ... the foot soldiers of the elite -- the blue uniformed police, the mechanisms of control -- finally don't want to impede the ...
by Publius2008
Comment Count 259 comments on Tue Oct 18, 2011 at 10:40 PM PDT with 413 Recommends
If you haven't seen Naomi Wolf's Facebook page today , you need to do so and read her March 30th reports from the hearings for the lawsuit filed by Chris Hedges and others regarding the NDAA.
by Sagebrush Bob
Comment Count 469 comments on Mon Apr 23, 2012 at 01:47 PM PDT with 390 Recommends
In a rare instance of real, hard-hitting reporting on NPR, Chris Hedges tells it like it is, once again demonstrating his superior intellect and succinct understanding of the root causes of the ...
by Ray Pensador
Comment Count 232 comments on Thu May 16, 2013 at 10:04 AM PDT with 359 Recommends
I found Chris Hedges' dystopian vision of the present to be disturbingly close to the mark. I had to share it with everyone here even though I don't take quite as dim a view as Hedges does of our ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 380 comments on Tue Dec 28, 2010 at 02:53 PM PST with 351 Recommends
Look, I don't know what we're supposed to do about our bullshit political system but it seems to me that it must start with facing up to the facts. Believing that this time, someone is actually ...
by One Pissed Off Liberal
Comment Count 151 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 09:55 AM PDT with 231 Recommends
This is how Hedges begins what I am confident will, in due time, be looked upon as a prescient analysis of the Occupy movement: In every conflict, insurgency, uprising and revolution I have ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 227 comments on Mon Jun 18, 2012 at 02:08 PM PDT with 218 Recommends
Much has been said about the NSA illegal spying activities revealed by Edward Snowden. And in light of those revelations, most of the criticism or concerns have been related to the government; is ...
by Ray Pensador
Comment Count 216 comments on Wed Nov 27, 2013 at 12:14 AM PST with 208 Recommends
by SusanHu
Comment Count 291 comments on Sat Jul 15, 2006 at 07:56 AM PDT with 200 Recommends
I often find myself in very exclusive neighborhoods here in the San Francisco Bay Area. Some of the homes may be valued at $2 million-plus, the streets are immaculate, with leafy trees, birds ...
by Ray Pensador
Comment Count 542 comments on Tue Dec 17, 2013 at 11:49 PM PST with 195 Recommends
I originally posted the following exposé in February, 2011 a few months before Occupy Wall Street was officially launched. Since then, Robert Greenwald has released "Koch Brothers Exposed" ...
by War on Error
Comment Count 68 comments on Sat May 25, 2013 at 07:34 AM PDT with 151 Recommends
[...] BILL MOYERS: Fit this all together for me. What does the suffering of the Native American on the Pine Ridge Reservation have to do with the unemployed coal miner in West Virginia have to do ...
by jamess
Comment Count 72 comments on Sun Jul 22, 2012 at 05:33 PM PDT with 151 Recommends
Chris Hedges Karl Marx Was Right Posted on May 31, 2015 " Here's the link. In a preface to "The Contribution to the Critique of Political Economy", Marx wrote: No social order ever ...
by Zwoof
Comment Count 238 comments on Mon Jun 01, 2015 at 08:47 PM PDT with 148 Recommends
Finding Freedom in Handcuffs by Chris Hedges, truthdig.com -- Nov 7, 2011 Truthdig columnist Chris ...
by jamess
Comment Count 54 comments on Fri Nov 25, 2011 at 03:58 PM PST with 124 Recommends
Chris Hedges has an excellent essay on the state of our public education system. [http://dandelionsalad.wordpress.com/2011/04/11/corporatism-is-about-the-cult-of-the-self-by-chris-hedges/ ...
by frandor55
Comment Count 46 comments on Mon Apr 11, 2011 at 07:49 AM PDT with 112 Recommends
Today I had a lunch meeting in Berkeley with an Occupy Oakland activist for whom I have a lot of respect. I know him to be someone truly committed to addressing and combating injustices and abuses ...
by Ray Pensador
Comment Count 312 comments on Wed Jan 08, 2014 at 02:18 AM PST with 103 Recommends
Before the 2008 financial crises caused by the Wall Street criminal racketeering cartel, the US Federal Reserve held approximately $800 billion of Treasury notes on its balance sheet. Since then, ...
by Ray Pensador
Comment Count 384 comments on Sun Dec 22, 2013 at 02:14 AM PST with 73 Recommends