"We've lost a voice that is unafraid to speak truth to power, and that longs to do that," the award-winning poet tells Hedges.
In a powerful speech delivered at the Sanctuary for Independent Media in Troy, N.Y., the Truthdig columnist analyzes fascism and empire in the Trump age.
"If it comes to a military crunch," historian McCoy tells Truthdig columnist Hedges, "we could lose."
Truthdig columnist Chris Hedges sits down with author and media expert Stuart Ewen to discuss our consumer culture and its influence on modern politics.
For Veterans Day, Truthdig presents footage of the author and the film director discussing their experiences with war, peace and politics in a discussion moderated by Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer.
The Truthdig columnist sits down with author Pankaj Mishra to discuss the failures of modern society and analyze the factors behind the worldwide rise of authoritarianism.
This episode of "On Contact" examines the New McCarthyism that is underway to suppress the left-wing press.