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Chris Hedges is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, a best-selling author, an activist, a Presbyterian minister, a university teacher and a television host. He has written 12 books, including the New York Times best-seller “Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt” (2012), which he co-authored with...

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Trump and the Christian Fascists

The Christian right, which for decades has been laying the foundation for a fascism disguised as religious, is swiftly filling the president’s ideological vacuum. (Above, President Trump with the Rev. Pat Robertson.)

Posted on Jul 23, 2017



Eugene Debs and the Kingdom of Evil

The socialist leader understood that working within the system is useless, that justice and economic equality will be achieved only by overthrowing the capitalist elites.

Posted on Jul 16, 2017



Eating Our Way to Disease

The animal agriculture industry knows its products are harming us, but it, along with the medical and drug industries, is making billions from illnesses caused by our diet.

Posted on Jul 9, 2017



The Battle Over What It Means to Be Female

The gender-identity debate pits the trans narrative against radical feminists who insist that those born female require unique legal protection and physical spaces where they can fight against oppression and for equality.

Posted on Jul 2, 2017



‘A Pipeline Straight to Jail’

This repost of a 2015 column tells the story of Boris Franklin, who was caught up in a system that destroys millions of Americans, often people of color. He is now a free man and studying at Rutgers.

Posted on Jun 25, 2017



We Can’t Fight Climate Change if We Keep Lying to Ourselves

It is only when we face the bleak future before us that we can begin to use the words “hope” and “resistance.”

Posted on Jun 18, 2017



The Age of Anger

Many among the billions of humans cast aside by modernity, denied access to the prosperity, freedom and stability enjoyed by global elites, have risen in fury to extract vengeance against those who betrayed them. 

Posted on Jun 11, 2017



Antonio Gramsci and the Battle Against Fascism

The political philosopher’s condemnation of capitalism and his opposition to Mussolini have a special resonance in our time.

Posted on Jun 4, 2017



The Artist as Prophet

Artists who tell the truth are the mortal enemies of despots, who seek to distort the past, the present and the future.

Posted on May 28, 2017



The Death of the Republic

The despotic forces that destroyed ancient Rome and other empires are destroying us. And removing Trump would not halt the disintegration.

Posted on May 21, 2017



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