Chris Hedges: Obama’s Assault On Our Civil Liberties Far Worse than Bush + Glenn Greenwald: “An Injury to One is an Injury to All” Conference

by Chris Hedges
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Dandelion Salad
December 8, 2012

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Joan Livingston·Dec 6, 2012

Author-activist Chris Hedges discusses how problems with the current political system sparked the Occupy movement and where the movement is going. Co-sponsored by Boston Review and MIT’s Political-Science department, the presentation was part of the “Ideas Matter” series (; joining Hedges on the panel were Debra Satz, J. Phillip Thompson, and Nadeem Mazen.

The MIT press will soon release a book of essays called “Occupy the Future.”

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


Updated: Dec. 9, 2012

“An Injury to One is an Injury to All”

strugglevideomedia, Dec 8, 2012

Dan Piper explains the reason why “An Injury to One is an Injury to All” was chosen for the big civil liberties conference in New Britain, CT Dec. 8, 2012. The conference was held by the Committee to Oppose Indefinite Detention.


Glenn Greenwald

strugglevideomedia, Dec 8, 2012


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Rocky Anderson: Democrats Line Up For Obama Even With War Crimes, Police State, Indefinite Detention and Assassination of Citizens

Chris Hedges: Everything Emanates From Corporate Power

11 responses to “Chris Hedges: Obama’s Assault On Our Civil Liberties Far Worse than Bush + Glenn Greenwald: “An Injury to One is an Injury to All” Conference

  1. damn, cant i skip the video and just get the transcript?

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