Chris Hedges: Hope is an Action

by Chris Hedges
Featured Writer
Dandelion Salad
December 16, 2010

Interviewing at the Fence.

Image by Collin David Anderson via Flickr

[Note: transcript: Hope, Real Hope, Is About Doing Something by Chris Hedges]

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Chris Hedges Protests Obama’s Wars

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 Death of the Liberal ClassEmpire of Illusion: The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle (2009) and War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning (2003).  On Dec. 16 he, Daniel Ellsberg, Medea Benjamin, Ray McGovern, Dr. Margaret Flowers and several others will hold a rally across from the White House to protest the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and attempt to chain themselves to the White House fence.  More information on the Dec. 16 protest can be found at

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  8. The nation needs women and men with the courage of their convictions and the eloquence that comes of experience. I have come to respect Chris Hedges’ brilliant prose, because he has the credibility of those who have experienced war, and the compassion of those who have sought enlightenment.

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