Two excellent programs featuring Chris Hedges. The first is an interview of Hedges by Zeese and Flowers broadcasst on December 7, 2015 covering a wide range of topics on revolt and revolution. The second is a program on teleSUR on November 9, 2015 in which Hedges and Nader discuss the sad state of electoral politics.
Excellent interview of Chris Hedges by Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers on Clearing the Fog this morning. It’s well worth your time!!
We speak with Chris Hedges about his newest book, “Wages of Rebellion: The Moral Imperative of Revolt.” Before turning his focus to resistance in the United States, Hedges spent twenty years as a foreign correspondent covering fifty countries. We discuss the lessons he learned from watching countries in turmoil, the dramatic political changes that occurred and how those lessons might be applied in the US.
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In this episode of Days of Revolt, host Chris Hedges speaks with former presidential candidate Ralph Nader. Together they analyze the historic role of third parties in the US, and trace how such political alternatives have been shut out by a corporatized, dictatorial two-party system. Nader and Hedges also discuss Bernie Sanders’ campaign, and his capitulation to the Democratic establishment. teleSUR