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Though new CIA Director Gina Haspel just made it through the vetting process on Capitol Hill, Hedges and "On Contact" guest Kiriakou are not about to drop the subject of the agency's recent history of torture, in which Haspel allegedly played a role.
The Truthdig columnist and the two filmmakers discuss Israeli war crimes committed against the people of Gaza.
The second week of the campaign kicks off in Chicago, under the theme "Linking Systemic Racism and Poverty." But police are using an unconventional tactic to prevent a movement from building.
The independent reporter discusses the obstacles she and such journalists as Truthdig's Chris Hedges face as they provide an alternative narrative to mainstream news.
Corporate courtiers are disguised as journalists, the comedian reminded us at the White House Correspondents' Association dinner.
Seventy years of attacks on the right to unionize have left unions weak. Now, both union and nonunion workers are mobilizing more aggressively and protesting a wide range of economic, racial and environmental issues.
Hedges and the New York University professor of media studies discuss Facebook, Google and Twitter, and how they steer traffic away from progressive websites.
This article was first posted in 2017 shortly after the U.S. fired missiles into Syria in reaction to reports that the government there had used chemical weapons. In it, Chris Hedges argues that the Middle East will not know peace until the U.S. leaves the region.