TheRealNews·Apr 5, 2013
Chris Hedges: Suzanne Nossel, new head of PEN – which is supposed to defend human rights – supported war in Iraq and advocates use of military force in the name of democracy, lock step with Obama admin. wars in Afghanistan, drone attacks and more.
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.
Chris Hedges Resigns From Human Rights Organization PEN
by Peter Z. Scheer
April 1, 2013
Chris Hedges emailed the following statement to PEN and it is reprinted here with his permission:
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