From Chris Hedges via Truthdig: “The Democratic Party and its liberal supporters are perplexed. They presented hours of evidence of an impeachable offense — Perhaps journalists, by giving voice to opponents of impeachment—who do indeed live in a world not based in fact—created a false equivalency between truth and lies. [It might have been useful to…

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Below, you will find a video in which the award winning journalist, writer, and social Christian theorist Chris Hedges interviews Richard Wolff, who is among the most important Marxist economists and philosophers of our day. They talk about the decline of American capitalism, and the all too likely demise of American society. Watching it would…

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Is Western Civilization, as we know it, about to end? That’s been the haunting question we’ve all had to face for the last few decades. Now, Chris Hedges, the Pulitzer prize-winning columnist and activist, is suggesting that we may really and truly be in the end game. Writing in TruthDig, he argues that we are…

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Powerful piece over at truthout, ‘The Gig Economy’ Is the New Term for Serfdom by Chris Hedges. In it, the Pulitzer Prize winning Hedges argues that the so-called Gig Economy is just another means by which capitalism, and capitalists, exploit the rest of us. He looks at Lyft and Uber and other such companies to…

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