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Photo: Daytime Emmy

Chris Hedges Nominated for 2017 Daytime Emmy Award

Source: www.cbs.com

The Talk hosts reveal the nominees for the 44th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards.

Posted on Mar 23, 2017

Chris Hedges – Episode 78

Source: Counter Punch

This week Eric sits down with author and journalist Chris Hedges to discuss Trump, the Democrats, resistance, and more.

Posted on Mar 13, 2017

After Trump and the Pussy Hats: One our Podcast with Chris Hedges

Source: INDEPENDENT CANADIAN RADIO NEWS HOUR

After Trump and Pussy Hats, with Chris Hedges & Suzanne Jay ONE HOUR SPECIAL, Pt 2. Recorded live on Friday, March 3, 2017 from Unceded Coast Salish Territory / Vancouver.
Part 1 with Suzanne Jay can be found here (and was broadcast on Thursday March 9, 2017).

Posted on Mar 13, 2017

Trumpism on the Firing Line

Source: Open Source

It wasn’t a war of ideas that produced Donald Trump, but his election surprise has produced a war of ideas to define Trumpism. In our program, the battle will be waged by ambitious, 20-somethings hungry for ideas worth fighting about. The new blood in the chattering class this hour comes from two magazine editors who seem to be living parallel lives right here in Boston. Chris Hedges speaks out on this topic.

Posted on Mar 10, 2017

In Conversation with Chris Hedges

Source: KPFK

After Trump and Pussy Hats, With Chris Hedges. Vancouver Rape Relief and Women’s Shelter & Asian Women Coalition Ending Prostitution produced an event, AFTER TRUMP AND PUSSY HATS, A discussion of next steps With Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Chris Hedges and leading Vancouver feminist Suzanne Jay.

Posted on Mar 10, 2017

Resistance in the Age of Trump

Source: RT

Chris Hedges discusses successful strategies for resistance in the age of Trump with activist and attorney, Kevin Zeese. RT Correspondent Anya Parampil looks at how Republican lawmakers are attempting to quell demonstrations across the U.S.

Posted on Mar 5, 2017

Assault on the Arts

Source: RT

Chris Hedges discusses the corporate state’s assault on the arts with theater director and writer JoAnne Akalaitis. RT Correspondent Anya Parampil examines calls to defund the National Endowment of the Arts.

Posted on Feb 26, 2017

Chris Hedges on ‘the grotesque visage of a collapsed democracy’

Source: nationalobserver

Hedges talks about democracy, liberal institutions, Justin Trudeau and Donald Trump and more.

Posted on Feb 22, 2017

Medicare for All With Dr. Margaret Flowers

Source: RT

Chris Hedges discusses how the dysfunctional US health care system can be fixed with Dr. Margaret Flowers, a pediatrician and leading advocate for a single-payer system. RT correspondent Anya Parampil looks at the soaring costs of health care.

Posted on Feb 19, 2017

‘Insane Clown President’ with Matt Taibbi

Source: RT

Chris Hedges examines the spectacle of the 2016 presidential election and the system that created President Donald Trump with Matt Taibbi, author of Insane Clown President. RT Correspondent Anya Parampil highlights some of the more absurd moments of the election season.

Posted on Feb 12, 2017

Make America Ungovernable: Chris Hedges

Source: The Marc Steiner Show

Marc Steiner hosts a talk with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Chris Hedges about his recent column for TruthDig.com “Make America Ungovernable.”

Posted on Feb 10, 2017

The power of political cartoons with Mr. Fish

Source: RT

Chris Hedges discusses the influence of editorial cartoons and the plight of the artists who make them with political cartoonist Dwayne Booth, also known as Mr. Fish. RT correspondent Anya Parampil explores what we have done to dissident artists throughout American history.

Posted on Feb 5, 2017

The American Empire with Allan Nairn

Source: RT

Chris Hedges examines the future of the American empire under the Trump Administration with investigative journalist Allan Nairn. RT Correspondent Anya Parampil looks at the global reach of the American military.

Posted on Jan 30, 2017

15 Years of Gitmo and fascism vs. neoliberalism, with Chris Hedges

Source: RT

Tyrel and Tabetha reflect on the tragic 15-yr anniversary of the detention center at Guantanamo Bay and President Obama’s failure to close it. Next, they take a look at China’s billion dollar moves to go green, while the US puts the bumblebee on the endangered species list. Award-winning journalist & host of RT’s On Contact Chris Hedges enters the Hawks Nest to discuss the future of the US in the hands of Donald Trump. Tyrel brings us some hopeful news regarding whistleblower Chelsea Manning.

Posted on Jan 12, 2017

Chris Hedges in Conversation with David Talbot

Source: KPFA

KPFA airs an excerpt on the conversation between Chris Hedges and David Talbot

Posted on Dec 13, 2016

Chris Hedges Fearlessly Tells His Own ‘Forbidden’ Stories

Source: Alternet

The Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist tells how he saw firsthand “how the elites and the children of the elites treated those ‘beneath them.’”

Posted on Nov 6, 2016

Chris Hedges: Saudi Wahhabism a Tool of U.S. Foreign Policy

Source: MSN Video

Chris Hedges and Paul Jay discuss the history of Saudi-promoted Jihadism and blowback as ISIS attacks their former allies.

Posted on Jul 4, 2016

Pulitzer Winner Hedges Speaks on Justice for Palestine

Source: The Review

Students for Justice in Palestine at the University of Delaware hosted Pulitzer prize winning writer, Chris Hedges, who explained the state of political unrest in Palestine and Israel.

Posted on Mar 14, 2016

US-led Invasion of Libya Opened Up Massive Arsenals to Terrorists: Interview with Chris Hedges

Source: RT

The destruction of Libya, Iraq and Syria as unified states generated Islamist radical groups in the Middle East, which create havoc, said investigative journalist Chris Hedges. This was caused by the invasion of outside forces, he added.

Posted on Mar 10, 2016

Bernie Sanders’s socialist revolution is a sham, says author Chris Hedges

Source: CBC

“We need to build a movement because the rise of these protofacist forces embodied in figures like Trump, is not only built on legitimate rage, despair, a sense of betrayal, but by a bankrupt liberalism.”

Posted on Feb 17, 2016

Chris Hedges on Gun Culture: A CBC Radio Interview

Source: CBC Radio

Mass shootings in the U.S. have become commonplace. Yet the culture of gun ownership remains stronger than ever. Chris Hedges, A.J. Somerset and Dr. Taiaiake Alfred discuss gun culture in the United States and Canada on CBC Radio’s “Ideas with Paul Kennedy.”

Posted on Jan 8, 2016

Chris Hedges Says USA Should Expect A Revolution

Source: True Activist

The Pulitzer prize-winning journalist discusses our loss of civil liberties, the importance of the alternative media, and why he thinks the USA is ripe for a revolution.

Posted on Dec 8, 2015

Neoliberalism Is an Ideology That Will Soon Be Discredited (VIDEO)

Source: Alternet

Noted socialist sourpuss Chris Hedges has a new show on teleSUR and it’s pretty awesome. In his most recent interview, Hedges and Canadian intellectual John Ralston Saul discuss the nature of “neoliberalism” as an organizing ideology and its pernicious effect on foreign policy.

Posted on Oct 28, 2015

Days of Revolt: We Are All Greeks Now

Source: The Real News

In this episode of teleSUR’s Days of Revolt, Chris Hedges continues his conversation with Leo Panitch on global neoliberalism and the possibilities for revolutionary change in Greece

Posted on Sep 19, 2015

Author Q&A: Pulitzer-prizer winner Chris Hedges says rebellion against power elite is inevitable

Source: The Vancouver Sun

The Vancouver Sun interviews Chris Hedges on topics of rebellion and the power of the elite.

Posted on Sep 19, 2015

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