Truthdig columnist Chris Hedges sits down with author and media expert Stuart Ewen to discuss our consumer culture and its influence on modern politics.
The anti-war activist and the director—both Vietnam veterans—discuss the influence of their pasts on their politics today, in a conversation with Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer.
Ron Kovic and Oliver Stone, who both served in Vietnam, share what they see as the most devastating aspects of the U.S. military-industrial complex during a conversation with Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer.
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.
The Massachusetts senator tells CNN that she believes the 2016 Democratic primary was manipulated to favor Hillary Clinton over Bernie Sanders.
The Massachusetts and Vermont senators say the Republican proposals would primarily reward large corporations and the wealthy.
Truthdig columnist Hedges and author-activist Lakey discuss the practical implementations, particularly when dealing with fascists and the economic elites.
In this week's episode of "On Contact," host and Truthdig columnist Chris Hedges and historian Eric Foner discuss how historical fact is influenced by...
Reporters from Democracy Now! join environmental justice organizer Bryan Parras for a look at the environmental impact of Hurricane Harvey.