Tag: Oligarchy

Chris Hedges: Reclaiming the US

“At what point does a beleaguered population living near or below the poverty line rise up in protest?” From the author’s talk on April 4 at the Independent National Convention in Austin, Texas.

Chris Hedges: Smashing the Idols of War

From the author’s address at the anti-war demonstration on Feb. 19 in Washington: “A society that prohibits the capacity to speak in truth extinguishes the capacity to live in justice.”

Chris Hedges: American Satyricon

Ghislaine Maxwell’s trial will not hold the powerful men involved  in the Jeffrey Epstein ring accountable or challenge oppressive systems fueling male violence.