Chris Hedges: It’s a Battle For All Life + 1000 Arrested at #DemocracySpring, including Hedges

Democracy Spring

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Dandelion Salad

with Chris Hedges

VisionPlanetMedia on Apr 15, 2016

Democracy Spring activists stage sit in at U.S. Capitol of the fifth day of protests. Over 1000 are arrested in the week long series of actions. Rosario Dawson, Chris Hedges, and Dr. Lawrence Lessig are among those arrested on Student and youth day.


Scores more arrested on fourth day of Democracy Spring action

RT America on Apr 14, 2016

Hundreds of ‘Democracy Spring’ protesters continued their demonstration outside the US Capitol in Washington DC on Thursday, the fourth day of the action that is calling for money out of politics.


More arrests as Democracy Spring protest enters fifth day

RT America on Apr 15, 2016

‘Democracy Spring’ protesters were back on the streets of Washington DC on Friday, for the fifth day of the action that is calling for money out of politics.

See also:

Rosario Dawson Among 100 Democracy Spring Protesters Arrested at U.S. Capitol (including Chris Hedges)

Revolution Is in the Air By Chris Hedges

from the archives:

Over 400 Arrested at Democracy Spring Protest Against Corruption and Money in Politics, Including Lee Camp

Awakening the Movement of Movements by Rivera Sun

Plutocracy: Political Repression in the U.S.A. (must-see)

Chris Hedges and Ralph Nader: History of The Corporate Coup d’etat

Lawrence Lessig: Break the Hold of Big Money Over American Elections, interviewed by Chris Hedges