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Chris Hedges: No future for our grandchildren unless we ‘overthrow corporate power’ (VIDEO) - RT
16 Jun 2019

Chris Hedges: No future for our grandchildren unless we ‘overthrow corporate power’ (VIDEO)  RT

Corporations motivated by insatiable greed endanger us all and must be stopped before it's too late, veteran journalist Chris Hedges told RT, warning that future ...


The Cult of Trump - Common Dreams
10 Jun 2019

The Cult of Trump  Common Dreams

Editor's note: The 45th president's approval ratings remain steady despite numerous scandals and missteps. Below is a Oct. 29, 2018, column in which Hedges ...


The Coming Show Trial of Julian Assange - Common Dreams
17 Jun 2019

The Coming Show Trial of Julian Assange  Common Dreams

On Friday morning I was in a small courtroom at Westminster Magistrates' Court in London. Julian Assange, held in Belmarsh Prison and dressed in a pale-blue ...


UN Rapporteur questions Assange judge's role as more conflict of interest evidence emerges - The Canary
26 Jun 2019

UN Rapporteur questions Assange judge's role as more conflict of interest evidence emerges  The Canary

A search of WikiLeaks suggests one of the judges overseeing Julian Assange's pre-extradition hearings may be compromised via family and business links to ...


Book corner - News24
26 Jun 2019

Book corner  News24

Book: Ball Lighting by Cixin Liu. Liu Cixin may be the best living science fiction writer. After receiving high praise for his alien invasion trilogy Remembrance of ...


Burning down the future - newagebd.net
26 Jun 2019

Burning down the future  newagebd.net

The march of corporate totalitarianism intends to transform all of us into serfs regardless of our religious beliefs or ethnicity, writes Chris Hedges. THE hulk of ...


Imperialism and political prisoners (E284) — RT Sputnik Orbiting the World - RT
15 Jun 2019

Imperialism and political prisoners (E284) — RT Sputnik Orbiting the World  RT

Pulitzer prize winner Chris Hedges has been many things: front line reporter for the New York Times, Christian Science Monitor and others in wars throughout ...


Assange judge refuses to step down, despite evidence of intelligence and defence links - The Canary
17 Jun 2019

Assange judge refuses to step down, despite evidence of intelligence and defence links  The Canary

Accusations of a conflict of interest have emerged regarding the judge presiding over the pre-extradition hearings of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Indeed ...


Journalist Chris Hedges Criticizes Corporate Influence in Politics - Georgetown University The Hoya
04 Apr 2019

Journalist Chris Hedges Criticizes Corporate Influence in Politics  Georgetown University The Hoya

Income inequality and the influence of corporate lobbyists in politics have caused a societal decline in the United States, said Chris Hedges, a Pulitzer Prize ...


Chris Hedges: Democrats may well lose to Trump again, and Bernie Sanders is "naive" - Salon
14 Mar 2019

Chris Hedges: Democrats may well lose to Trump again, and Bernie Sanders is "naive"  Salon

Veteran lefty journalist: The Democratic Party's no better than Trump, but AOC and Ilhan Omar offer real hope.


Mueller Report Ends a Shameful Period for the Press - Common Dreams
27 Mar 2019

Mueller Report Ends a Shameful Period for the Press  Common Dreams

The Mueller report's categorical statement that Donald Trump and his campaign did not collude with Russia ends one of the most shameful periods in modern ...


'Severance from the sacred' behind many of world's woes, says Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist - Folio - University of Alberta
19 Mar 2019

'Severance from the sacred' behind many of world's woes, says Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist  Folio - University of Alberta

The loss of the sacred is at the root of many of today's social ills, according to American journalist and activist Chris Hedges. We live in a world where “nothing ...


Chris Hedges on Trump, failed democracy and the most dangerous forces in America - National Observer
14 Oct 2018

Chris Hedges on Trump, failed democracy and the most dangerous forces in America  National Observer

Author Chris Hedges spoke with National Observer's editor-in-chief Linda Solomon Wood about 'diseases of despair' and his new book 'America, the Farewell ...


The Assange indictment: will the US be able to extradite Julian Assange? - ABC News
20 Jun 2019

The Assange indictment: will the US be able to extradite Julian Assange?  ABC News

Geoffrey Robertson QC discusses the US indictment and extradition claim against his client, Julian Assange.


The World to Come - Common Dreams
28 Jan 2019

The World to Come  Common Dreams

The ruling elites are painfully aware that the foundations of American power are rotting. The outsourcing of manufacturing in the United States and the plunging ...


CHRIS HEDGES: The Martyrdom of Julian Assange - Consortium News
14 Apr 2019

CHRIS HEDGES: The Martyrdom of Julian Assange  Consortium News

Assange and WikiLeaks allowed us to see the inner workings of empire — the most important role of a press — and for this they became empire's prey, writes ...


Chris Hedges on Elections, “Christian Fascists,” and the Rot Within the American System - The Intercept
07 Nov 2018

Chris Hedges on Elections, “Christian Fascists,” and the Rot Within the American System  The Intercept

Journalist Chris Hedges, actress Deborah Eisenberg, and musician and artist Lonnie Holley are this week's guests.


Required Reading - Hyperallergic
16 Jun 2019

Required Reading  Hyperallergic

If you think art doesn't have an impact on the real world, then you haven't been following the fall out from Ava Duverynay's Netflix docudrama When They See Us ...


Chris Hedges Reading From “America: The Farewell Tour” - Town Topics
14 Nov 2018

Chris Hedges Reading From “America: The Farewell Tour”  Town Topics

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Chris Hedges will be reading from his new book America: The Farewell Tour (Simon & Schuster $27) at Labyrinth Books on ...


“America: The Farewell Tour” by Chris Hedges: a review - East Village Magazine
12 Mar 2019

“America: The Farewell Tour” by Chris Hedges: a review  East Village Magazine

Reviewed by Robert R. Thomas. An unsettling childhood memory is that things were not as they seemed, and nobody was talking about it. My brother Alan ...


Joe Biden is Trump’s biggest asset in 2020 - RT
20 Jun 2019

Joe Biden is Trump’s biggest asset in 2020  RT

The official launch of Trump's campaign for re-election in 2020 invites us to ponder if the Democrats are, as in 2016, going to help him win.


Pulitzer winner Chris Hedges: Donald Trump "is the product of a failed democracy" - Salon
23 Oct 2018

Pulitzer winner Chris Hedges: Donald Trump "is the product of a failed democracy"  Salon

The United States, by many measures, appears to be a sick society. It has one of the highest rates of wealth and income inequality in the world. Despite being ...


Award-winning journalist Chris Hedges endorses Free Assange demonstrations in Australia - World Socialist Web Site
16 Feb 2019

Award-winning journalist Chris Hedges endorses Free Assange demonstrations in Australia  World Socialist Web Site

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, author, lecturer and political commentator Chris Hedges has issued the following statement supporting the demonstrations ...


Chris Hedges: Root Causes of a Failed System on Alternative Radio – Sunday at 10 am - KRCB
28 Dec 2018

Chris Hedges: Root Causes of a Failed System on Alternative Radio – Sunday at 10 am  KRCB

We live in an era of where the 1% is raking it in. We have dog whistle politics, bullying, and disdain for science and facts. Some coming. For example,


Are We About to Face Our Gravest Constitutional Crisis? - Common Dreams
20 Nov 2018

Are We About to Face Our Gravest Constitutional Crisis?  Common Dreams

Before this lame-duck Congress adjourns in December we could face the most serious constitutional crisis in the history of the republic if Donald Trump attempts ...


Chris Hedges: The evidence for our impending doom - Street Roots News
05 Oct 2018

Chris Hedges: The evidence for our impending doom  Street Roots News

Trump is not to blame for our societal destruction, the author of "America: The Farewell Tour" tells Street Roots. The problem is our political and economic ...


Israel’s Stranglehold on American Politics - Common Dreams
11 Mar 2019

Israel’s Stranglehold on American Politics  Common Dreams

The Israel lobby's buying off of nearly every senior politician in the United States, facilitated by our system of legalized bribery, is not an anti-Semitic trope.


America's Reproductive Slaves - Common Dreams
20 May 2019

America's Reproductive Slaves  Common Dreams

On Wednesday, the day it was announced that the U.S. birthrate fell for the fourth straight year, signaling the lowest number of births in 32 years, Alabama Gov.


A relentlessly dark indictment of global capitalism - The Washington Post
14 Sep 2018

A relentlessly dark indictment of global capitalism  The Washington Post

Building on several previous books presenting damning critiques of American society, in “America: The Farewell Tour,” Chris Hedges lays out his full manifesto: ...


Why the left must go beyond electoral politics: Chris Hedges and David Talbot in conversation - Salon
11 Oct 2018

Why the left must go beyond electoral politics: Chris Hedges and David Talbot in conversation  Salon

"Intellectual bomb-thrower" Chris Hedges and Salon founder David Talbot on the lessons of the 2016 election.


Confronting the Culture of Death - Common Dreams
22 Jan 2019

Confronting the Culture of Death  Common Dreams

The issue before us is death. Not only our individual death, which is more imminent for some of us this morning than others, but our collective death. We have ...


Author Chris Hedges argues the U.S. is in a state of decline in new book | TheHill - The Hill
17 Sep 2018

Author Chris Hedges argues the U.S. is in a state of decline in new book | TheHill  The Hill

Hill.TV's Krystal Ball sat down with author and journalist Chris Hedges on Thursday to discuss his new book, "America: The Farewell Tour."


Strapping in for the Big Crash with Chris Hedges - TheTyee.ca
24 Oct 2018

Strapping in for the Big Crash with Chris Hedges  TheTyee.ca

Chris Hedges is a familiar face for those who regularly watch political documentaries. He pops up like a grouchy uncle to add commentary on everything from ...


Book Nook: America - the Farewell Tour, by Chris Hedges - WYSO
06 Sep 2018

Book Nook: America - the Farewell Tour, by Chris Hedges  WYSO

Chris Hedges returned to the program to discuss his latest book. Over the years that I have been interviewing him I have discovered that his books are.


Follow the money: Rick Sanchez, John Huddy & Chris Hedges explain media decay - RT
03 May 2019

Follow the money: Rick Sanchez, John Huddy & Chris Hedges explain media decay  RT

In today's mass media, journalistic standards may be at a low, but at least profits are up. RT host Rick Sanchez together with journalists John Huddy and Chris ...


Veteran journalist Chris Hedges mourns America's betrayed democracy - Straight.com
03 Oct 2018

Veteran journalist Chris Hedges mourns America's betrayed democracy  Straight.com

In his new book, America, the Farewell Tour, the Pulitzer Prize–winning reporter identifies symptoms of extreme inequality: the opioid epidemic, increasing ...


A Modern Jeremiah Sees National Decline Everywhere He Looks - The New York Times
13 Sep 2018

A Modern Jeremiah Sees National Decline Everywhere He Looks  The New York Times

In “America: The Farewell Tour,” Chris Hedges says the end is near.


Giving the Bomb to Saudi Arabia’s Dr. Strangelove - Common Dreams
04 Mar 2019

Giving the Bomb to Saudi Arabia’s Dr. Strangelove  Common Dreams

The most dangerous foreign policy decision of the Trump administration—and I know this is saying a lot—is its decision to share sensitive nuclear technology ...


‘Cultural schizophrenia’: Media shift to feelings over facts tearing US apart - RT
16 May 2019

‘Cultural schizophrenia’: Media shift to feelings over facts tearing US apart  RT

Over the past several decades, US news media have shifted towards advocacy and emotional appeals, according to a RAND Corporation study. This is sowing ...


Reckoning With Failure in the War on Terror - Common Dreams
08 Apr 2019

Reckoning With Failure in the War on Terror  Common Dreams

Donald Trump's ascendancy to the presidency, as Max Blumenthal points out in his meticulously researched book “The Management of Savagery: How ...


Nobody has to love Putin, but nuclear peace impossible without communication – Chris Hedges - RT
04 May 2019

Nobody has to love Putin, but nuclear peace impossible without communication – Chris Hedges  RT

President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin talked nuclear arms control in a phone call Friday. But what can be achieved when the US shreds ...


The Heresy of White Christianity - Common Dreams
10 Dec 2018

The Heresy of White Christianity  Common Dreams

There are, as Cornel West has pointed out, only two African-Americans who rose from dirt-poor poverty to the highest levels of American intellectual life—the ...


Chelsea Manning and the New Inquisition - Common Dreams
18 Mar 2019

Chelsea Manning and the New Inquisition  Common Dreams

The U.S. government, determined to extradite and try Julian Assange for espionage, must find a way to separate what Assange and WikiLeaks did in publishing ...


Chris Hedges and Matt Taibbi: The rot of American journalism runs deep - AlterNet
10 May 2019

Chris Hedges and Matt Taibbi: The rot of American journalism runs deep  AlterNet

In the latest episode of “On Contact,” host and Truthdig contributor Chris Hedges sits down with Matt Taibbi of Rolling Stone for the first of a two-part series on ...


Extinction Rebellion - Common Dreams
25 Feb 2019

Extinction Rebellion  Common Dreams

There is one desperate chance left to thwart the impending ecocide and extinction of the human species. | By Chris Hedges.


The Fate of Julian Assange: Chris Hedges Interviews Consortium News Editor-in-Chief Joe Lauria - Consortium News
24 Nov 2018

The Fate of Julian Assange: Chris Hedges Interviews Consortium News Editor-in-Chief Joe Lauria  Consortium News

On his program “On Contact,” journalist and author Chris Hedges interviews Joe Lauria, CN editor, on the moves to prosecute Julian Assange using the ...


UN Rapporteur on Torture Nils Melzer Becomes One of Assange's Most Vocal Advocates - Mintpress News
19 Jun 2019

UN Rapporteur on Torture Nils Melzer Becomes One of Assange's Most Vocal Advocates  Mintpress News

After Investigating the torture and persecution of Julian Assange, UN Rapporteur on Torture Nils Melzer has become amongst his most vocal advocates.


Author Chris Hedges to speak at University of Montana - The Missoulian
21 Aug 2018

Author Chris Hedges to speak at University of Montana  The Missoulian

Journalist, author and leftist political commentator Chris Hedges will speak at the University of Montana on Tuesday, Sept. 18, at 7 p.m..


8 books to help activists understand the state of America - Street Roots News
05 Oct 2018

8 books to help activists understand the state of America  Street Roots News

When looking for guidance or inspiration for the resistance, Chris Hedges doesn't put much faith in so-called leaders. Chris Hedges was part of a team of ...


Chris Hedges, Author at - Truthdig
11 Aug 2017

Chris Hedges, Author at  Truthdig

Chris Hedges is a Truthdig columnist, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, a New York Times best-selling author, a professor in the college degree program ...


Peter Jackson’s Cartoon War - Common Dreams
11 Feb 2019

Peter Jackson’s Cartoon War  Common Dreams

When director-producer Peter Jackson's World War I film, “They Shall Not Grow Old,” which miraculously transforms grainy, choppy black-and-white archival ...


Chris Hedges talks America: The Farewell Tour. - Slate Magazine
31 Aug 2018

Chris Hedges talks America: The Farewell Tour.  Slate Magazine

Listen to Episode No. 215 of Live at Politics and Prose: Uploads 2f1535645765866 o2wt1yd2zrq 12451b39351792f831de88bc958530f5 ...


A New Speech by Chris Hedges: America The Farewell Tour - KPFA - 94.1FM
19 Sep 2018

A New Speech by Chris Hedges: America The Farewell Tour  KPFA - 94.1FM

Today on Flashpoints; We present an excerpt of a new speech given by Chris Hedges, hosted by Normon Solomon of RootsAction.org.


Chris Hedges: Sanders Is ‘Naive’ Because ‘He Thinks The Party Elites Won’t Steal The Nomination From Him’ - The Inquisitr News
14 Mar 2019

Chris Hedges: Sanders Is ‘Naive’ Because ‘He Thinks The Party Elites Won’t Steal The Nomination From Him’  The Inquisitr News

In a wide-ranging interview with Salon published on Thursday, Pulitzer prize-winning journalist Chris Hedges discussed, among other issues, the upcoming ...


Hedges is the #47 Most Expensive C on DraftKings and is Projected to Be... - Scout
26 Jun 2019

Hedges is the #47 Most Expensive C on DraftKings and is Projected to Be...  Scout

There are 4 other options at $2900 (Max Stassi, Bryan Holaday, Yan Gomes, Francisco Mejia) and Hedges is the best option of these 5. Instead of Hedges ...


Why the American empire has lost control—and its failure is imminent - Macleans.ca
29 Aug 2018

Why the American empire has lost control—and its failure is imminent  Macleans.ca

Pretending the world isn't bleak feeds the mania for unreal hope that exists within American culture, argues Chris Hedges.


The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: “Bleak” Times in America - Fair Observer
27 Sep 2018

The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: “Bleak” Times in America  Fair Observer

MSNBC is too caught up in the daily cycle of reporting about the Trump disaster to waste time on understanding and unpacking history.


Hallelujah Farewell: Chris Hedges And Reverend Billy With Savitri D. - The Ring of Fire Network - The Ring of Fire Network
03 Jan 2019

Hallelujah Farewell: Chris Hedges And Reverend Billy With Savitri D. - The Ring of Fire Network  The Ring of Fire Network

Farewell to America, or just to this year? This week, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Chris Hedges explains why President Donald Trump is just the predictable end ...


The Con of Diversity - Truthdig
08 Jul 2018

The Con of Diversity  Truthdig

In 1970, when black students occupied the dean's office at Harvard Divinity School to protest against the absence of African-American scholars on the sch.


Chris Hedges on American Despair, The Fascinating Story of Oklahoma City, Chapo Trap House and Satire | Midday on WNYC - WNYC
21 Aug 2018

Chris Hedges on American Despair, The Fascinating Story of Oklahoma City, Chapo Trap House and Satire | Midday on WNYC  WNYC

Chris Hedges on why American society is unraveling. Sam Anderson on Oklahoma City. Tina Jordan on the NYT archives. The creators ...


The Coming Collapse - Common Dreams
21 May 2018

The Coming Collapse  Common Dreams

The Trump administration did not rise, prima facie, like Venus on a half shell from the sea. Donald Trump is the result of a long process of political, cultural and ...


'Not Watergate, just gossip': Pulitzer winner on Bob Woodward's new anti-Trump bombshell - RT
07 Sep 2018

'Not Watergate, just gossip': Pulitzer winner on Bob Woodward's new anti-Trump bombshell  RT

The paradoxical era of anonymous anti-Trump reporting has turned once-solid journalism into a carnival of unverifiable accusations. True or not, they distract ...


The Film the Israel Lobby Does Not Want You to See - Common Dreams
04 Dec 2018

The Film the Israel Lobby Does Not Want You to See  Common Dreams

The Lobby,” the four-part Al-Jazeera documentary that was blocked under heavy Israeli pressure shortly before its release, has been leaked online by the ...


The climate emergency with Dahr Jamail — RT On contact - RT
24 Feb 2019

The climate emergency with Dahr Jamail — RT On contact  RT

The glaciers in Alaska alone are losing an estimated 75 billion tons of ice every year. The oceans, which absorb over 90 percent of the excess heat trapped by ...


The War on Assange Is a War on Press Freedom - Common Dreams
16 Jul 2018

The War on Assange Is a War on Press Freedom  Common Dreams

The failure on the part of establishment media to defend Julian Assange, who has been trapped in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London since 2012, has been ...


Chomsky, Prashad, Hedges and Other Leading Intellectuals: Denuclearize the Middle East - Common Dreams
26 Jul 2018

Chomsky, Prashad, Hedges and Other Leading Intellectuals: Denuclearize the Middle East  Common Dreams

The Middle East is in turmoil now, possibly again on the verge of a major war that could draw in the United States and Russia. | By Noam Chomsky, Vijay ...


Elites ‘Have No Credibility Left’: Interview With Journalist Chris Hedges - Truthdig
08 Oct 2017

Elites ‘Have No Credibility Left’: Interview With Journalist Chris Hedges  Truthdig

On Monday, WSWS International Editorial Board Chairman David North interviewed Chris Hedges, the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, author, lecturer and fo.


Et Tu, Bernie? - Truthdig
17 Jun 2018

Et Tu, Bernie?  Truthdig

There are two versions of Bernie Sanders. There is the old Bernie Sanders, who mounted a quixotic campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination as a.


America the Failed State - Truthdig
01 Jul 2018

America the Failed State  Truthdig

TORONTO—Our “corporate coup d'état in slow motion,” as the writer John Ralston Saul calls it, has opened a Pandora's box of evils that is transforming America ...


Assange with Vijay Prashad — RT On contact - RT
14 Apr 2019

Assange with Vijay Prashad — RT On contact  RT

The arrest of Julian Assange eviscerates all pretense of the rule of law and the rights of a free press. Joining Chris Hedges to discuss the arrest and pending ...


Chris Hedges and Norman Finkelstein on the Future of Gaza (Video) - Truthdig
21 Jun 2018

Chris Hedges and Norman Finkelstein on the Future of Gaza (Video)  Truthdig

In a detailed discussion about the current state of affairs in Gaza as well as what the future could hold, author and scholar Norman Finkelstein tells Chris Hedges ...


MLB Picks (Early Slate): Top Fantasy Baseball Targets, Values for June 26 - DraftKings Playbook
26 Jun 2019

MLB Picks (Early Slate): Top Fantasy Baseball Targets, Values for June 26  DraftKings Playbook

This afternoon's six-game slate requires you to make decisions that go against a lot of the logic you build up. There are a couple positions that legitimately don't ...


On Contact – Venezuela with reporter Ben Norton - RT
28 Apr 2019

On Contact – Venezuela with reporter Ben Norton  RT

Chris Hedges discusses Venezuela with reporter Ben Norton, from the history of the Bolivarian revolution and legacy of Hugo Chavez to US sanctions and the ...


Russiagate & Mueller report w/ Aaron Mate — RT On contact - RT
21 Apr 2019

Russiagate & Mueller report w/ Aaron Mate — RT On contact  RT

On this week's show, Chris Hedges discusses with Nation reporter, Aaron Mate, how conspiracy theories in the national mainstream media show little sign of ...


Why mainstream media can’t let go of Mueller report: RT host who provoked Maddow's rage explains - RT
29 Apr 2019

Why mainstream media can’t let go of Mueller report: RT host who provoked Maddow's rage explains  RT

After MSNBC's Rachel Maddow flipped out over YouTube algorithms promoting RT *content* on the Mueller report, the host of that *content*, Chris Hedges, ...


Origins of USA's gun rights — RT On contact - RT
03 Mar 2019

Origins of USA's gun rights — RT On contact  RT

In the US, right-wing groups such as the National Rifle Association interpret the Second Amendment of the US Constitution as permitting any individual to own ...


MLS All-Stars -- Wondo, Pomykal join Ibra, Rooney - ESPN
24 Jun 2019

MLS All-Stars -- Wondo, Pomykal join Ibra, Rooney  ESPN

Major League Soccer has announced the full 26-man squad for next month's All-Star game against Atletico Madrid in Orlando.


What if college football had a playoff when Bear Bryant was coaching? - Bama Maven
24 Jun 2019

What if college football had a playoff when Bear Bryant was coaching?  Bama Maven

Would the legendary coach have won more or fewer titles if the College Football Playoff had existed all along?


Civil disobedience to stop ecocide — RT On contact - RT
10 Mar 2019

Civil disobedience to stop ecocide — RT On contact  RT

Environmental activists argue the only way to stop the impending ecocide is to carry out nonviolent acts of civil disobedience to shut down the capitals of the ...


Voices of Independence – Christopher Hitchens & Chris Hedges: The Debate - KPFA - 94.1FM
04 Jul 2018

Voices of Independence – Christopher Hitchens & Chris Hedges: The Debate  KPFA - 94.1FM

We are pleased to present “Is God Great?”, a fascinating and free-wheeling debate between Christopher Hitchens and Chris Hedges at an KPFA-FM Author ...


State of Emergency - Eugene Weekly
27 Sep 2018

State of Emergency  Eugene Weekly

Chris Hedges' latest book, America: The Farewell Tour, offers the reader an unsentimental and brilliant diagnosis of our ongoing national malaise, and it goes off ...


Assange Espionage Act Indictment: Watch 31st Vigil - Consortium News
24 May 2019

Assange Espionage Act Indictment: Watch 31st Vigil  Consortium News

Watch the replay of a webcast discussion about Julian Assange's indictment under the Espionage Act and the grave implications for the future of American ...


The last-ball drama of Essex v Notts is memorable 30 years on - The Guardian
25 Jun 2019

The last-ball drama of Essex v Notts is memorable 30 years on  The Guardian

Injured and with a batting average of four, Eddie Hemmings found a gap to win the Benson & Hedges Cup and end Essex's 1980s dominance.


Why did it take 10 years for America to leave Michael Jackson's Neverland? - Salon
04 Mar 2019

Why did it take 10 years for America to leave Michael Jackson's Neverland?  Salon

Had enough of Michael Jackson's never-ending afterlife here on earth? I figured I'd had more than enough as soon as it began, with his passing, in 2009.


Killing Gaza - Truthdig
13 May 2018

Killing Gaza  Truthdig

WASHINGTON, D.C.---Israel's blockade of Gaza---where trapped Palestinians for the past seven weeks have held nonviolent protests along the border fence w.


Chris Hedges: When Are Journalists Foreign Agents? (Video) - Truthdig
25 Jan 2018

Chris Hedges: When Are Journalists Foreign Agents? (Video)  Truthdig

Are we in an era of new McCarthyism? Truthdig columnist Chris Hedges and fellow journalism experts discussed media and the Foreign Agents Registration ...


A call for a 'sane' dismantling of the American empire - OpenCanada
29 Aug 2018

A call for a 'sane' dismantling of the American empire  OpenCanada

“We cannot pick and choose whom among the oppressed it is convenient to support,” writes Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Chris Hedges in his new ...


America, The Farewell Tour reflects Western democracy's broken social contract - The Globe and Mail
31 Dec 2018

America, The Farewell Tour reflects Western democracy's broken social contract  The Globe and Mail

With the housing crisis making headlines across the country, there's been much discussion about the broken social contract. The idea we've all been raised on ...


‘Death by algorithm’: Maddow inconsolable after YouTube recommends RT interview on Mueller report - RT
28 Apr 2019

‘Death by algorithm’: Maddow inconsolable after YouTube recommends RT interview on Mueller report  RT

Russiagate guru Rachel Maddow has caught wind of the latest Kremlin-linked outrage: YouTube recommended an RT video about the Mueller report! And now ...


The Soldier's Tale: A Man Who Went to War and Realized His Side Was the Enemy - Common Dreams
25 Jun 2018

The Soldier's Tale: A Man Who Went to War and Realized His Side Was the Enemy  Common Dreams

The troops live under The cannon's thunder From Sind to Cooch Behar Moving from place to place When they come face to face With a different breed of fellow ...


The Second Sight of W.E.B. Du Bois - Truthdig
03 Jun 2018

The Second Sight of W.E.B. Du Bois  Truthdig

Chris Hedges gave this talk Friday at the Left Forum in New York City. W.E.B. Du Bois, more than any intellectual this nation produced in the first half of the 20th ...


The state of the planet and the looming food crisis - RT
06 Jan 2019

The state of the planet and the looming food crisis  RT

Nil Zacharias, co-author with Gene Stone, Eat for the Planet, explains to journalist Chris Hedges how industrialized animal farming is at the heart of the ...


Trump Is the Symptom, Not the Disease - Truthdig
15 May 2017

Trump Is the Symptom, Not the Disease  Truthdig

Mr. Fish / Truthdig Forget the firing of James Comey. Forget the paralysis in Congress. Forget the idiocy of a press that covers our descent into ty.


How ‘Antifa’ Mirrors the ‘Alt-Right’ - Truthdig
27 Aug 2017

How ‘Antifa’ Mirrors the ‘Alt-Right’  Truthdig

Editor's note: A Berkeley, Calif., rally held by a right-wing organization turned violent Sunday after arrival of an opposition group that carried.


Top Five Forum Network Talks of 2018 - wgbh.org
02 Jan 2019

Top Five Forum Network Talks of 2018  wgbh.org

Nearly every night of the year, Boston offers talkers, makers, and thinkers at the top of their game, and Forum Network is there with a camera. Here are their most ...


Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Chris Hedges endorses June 17 Sydney demonstration in defense of Julian Assange - World Socialist Web Site
08 Jun 2018

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Chris Hedges endorses June 17 Sydney demonstration in defense of Julian Assange  World Socialist Web Site

Internationally acclaimed journalist, author, lecturer and former New York Times correspondent Chris Hedges has issued the following statement endorsing the ...


The Useful Idiocy of Donald Trump - Truthdig
28 Jan 2018

The Useful Idiocy of Donald Trump  Truthdig

The problem with Donald Trump is not that he is imbecilic and inept---it is that he has surrendered total power to the oligarchic and military elites. They.


Revolt Is the Only Barrier to a Fascist America - Truthdig
23 Jan 2017

Revolt Is the Only Barrier to a Fascist America  Truthdig

Donald Trump waits to assume power before his inauguration Friday. (Patrick Semansky / AP) This is a transcript of a talk Chris Hedges gave at.


Chris Hedges and Noam Chomsky: How the U.S. Became an Oligarchy That Makes War on the Middle Class - Truthdig
05 Jul 2017

Chris Hedges and Noam Chomsky: How the U.S. Became an Oligarchy That Makes War on the Middle Class  Truthdig

In the first of a two-part conversation, Noam Chomsky and Chris Hedges discuss, among other subjects, the shift in the U.S. and U.K. in the late 1970s towa.


The Dance of Death - Truthdig
13 Mar 2017

The Dance of Death  Truthdig

Mr. Fish / Truthdig The ruling corporate elites no longer seek to build. They seek to destroy. They are agents of death. They crave the unimpeded power.


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