Chris Hedges: Our True Power Comes From Our Powerlessness

with Chris Hedges
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March 21, 2012

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on Mar 20, 2012

On Sunday March 18th, Chris Hedges gave one of the four keynote speeches at the closing plenary of Left Forum. I took this video from where I was sitting. He was concise and to the point, and the audience was focused in. He addresses his controversial article and views on the Black Bloc tactic of protest.

Chris Hedges keynote speech at Left Forum closing plenary in NYC – Sunday, March 18th

Chris Hedges spent two decades as a foreign reporter covering wars in Latin America, Africa, Europe and the Middle East. His latest books are Death of the Liberal Class, and The World as It Is: Dispatches on the Myth of Human Progress.


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