Interview With Chris Hedges About Black Bloc by J.A. Myerson

by J.A. Myerson
with Chris Hedges
Featured Writer
Dandelion Salad
Feb. 9, 2012

Italiano: illustrazione disegnata di un black bloc

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Chris Hedges’ syndicated Truthdig column “Black Bloc: The Cancer in Occupy,” printed Tuesday at Truthout and elsewhere, created quite a stir among members of Occupy Wall Street (OWS). Some endorsed the sentiment. Among others, including some central organizers who helped plan the action over the summer, the column raised eyebrows and hackles. I compiled what I considered to be the best critiques of the piece that I came across (as well as my own questions) and interviewed Hedges over the phone.

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