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Forum Post: Chris Hedges "Brace Yourself!"

Posted 5 years ago on May 6, 2012, 6:24 p.m. EST by PeterKropotkin (1050) from Oakland, CA
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This interview is pretty long but if you break it up piecemeal its easily digesteble.




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[-] 2 points by stevebol (1269) from Milwaukee, WI 5 years ago

If I had to choose one person who could define what it means to be a liberal it would be Hedges. Since we're about the same age we tend to have the same perspective on many things.

[-] 1 points by PeterKropotkin (1050) from Oakland, CA 5 years ago

Did anybody check this out?

[-] 1 points by MattLHolck (16833) from San Diego, CA 5 years ago

break it up

[-] 0 points by Odin (583) 5 years ago

Yes, i watched this CSpan interview a while back, twice in fact. It's a great interview, and well worth watching. I remember a guy calling in and asking, something like, what can an older dispensable man do to see that his indispensable granddaughter grows up in a better world? mr. Hedge's answer was to put your body on the line in performing an act of civil disobedience. I took that to heart.

[-] 1 points by PeterKropotkin (1050) from Oakland, CA 5 years ago

So you are pretty involved in Occupy? Are you loyal to the Democratic party?

[-] 0 points by Odin (583) 5 years ago

No i am not.

[-] -3 points by Tarty100 (-98) 5 years ago

Guess nobody gives a shit.