The Truthdig columnist begins this speech to the Veterans for Peace convention by saying, “Physical courage is something you see on a battlefield. Moral courage you almost never see.”
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Moral Imperative of Local Resistance: Hedges at VFP2010 Portland Maine
m Spiess on Sep 11, 2010
Chris Hedges was a featured speaker at the Veterans For Peace Annual Convention that was held in Portland, Maine. He spoke for 38 minutes, some of which is edited for this clip.
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Chris Hedges spent two decades as a foreign reporter covering wars in Latin America, Africa, Europe and the Middle East. He has written nine books, including Empire of Illusion: The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle (2009) and War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning (2003).
NH Peace Action’s Will Hopkins Responds to Chris Hedges
ThePunkPatriot | September 02, 2010
Will Hopkins of NH Peace Action responds to Chris Hedges address to the Veterans for Peace 25th annual convention banquet.