Chris Hedges: The Window of Opportunity For Peaceful Reform Is Diminishing

OWS briefly takes Trinity Church lot. Bishop George Packard one of first over fence & of around 50 arrested

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Updated: added Parts 4 & 5 Mar. 6, 2013

with Chris Hedges
Featured Writer
Dandelion Salad
January 16, 2013

truthdig·Jan 16, 2013

Chris Hedges gives a talk at the Santa Fe Retreat as organized by Truthdig. Continue reading

Michael Parenti on Media, Class, Politics, Drones, Occupy

with Michael Parenti
Featured Writer
Dandelion Salad
Michael Parenti Blog
www.michaelparenti.org
Jan. 17, 2013

We Are The Many, Occupy Oakland Move In Day (27 of 31)

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David Pakman Show·Jan 16, 2013

Michael Parenti, noted political scholar and author of The Face of Imperialism joins David to discuss the changing role of media in the political landscape, the lenses of the two party system, race, culture, and class, on media reporting, and more. Continue reading

Jeju Island: In the Crosshairs of War

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Regis Tremblay·Jan 15, 2013

Jeju Island (180)

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This a brief overview of the struggle to prevent the construction of a massive naval base in the tiny village of Gangjeong, on Jeju Island, S. Korea. In order to understand why the villagers have been opposing the construction 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for five years and risking bodily harm and imprisonment, one must understand the broader context.

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