661Dec 6, 2012
Occupy Movement and Economic Inequality
Supporters of the “Occupy Movement” talked about the state and future of the movement. The Occupy Movement began in 2011 as a protest movement against social and economic ...
34,554Jan 1, 2012
In Depth with Chris Hedges
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Chris Hedges talked about his life and work and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. A foreign correspondent with a ...
10,077Dec 1, 2010
Book Discussion on Death of the Liberal Class
Chris Hedges, fellow at the Nation Institute, argues that America’s liberal class has collapsed and with it the citizenry’s protection against what the author deems, the “corporate ...
2,841Sep 22, 2009
After Words with Chris Hedges
Chris Hedges talked about his book Empire of Illusion: The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle (Nation Books; July 13, 2009). In his book he describes what he considers to be the ...
728Mar 28, 2009
Future of Feature Writing Panel
A panel discussion was held on the future of feature writing instead of the advertised topic of how write feature stories. The history of feature writing was discussed and the changes being ...
197Nov 15, 2008
The panel talked about the media coverage of the Middle East during the War on Terror. They also discussed the roles of political actors in the creation and propagation of militarized ...
3,896Oct 23, 2008
Third Party Presidential Candidate Debate
Third party presidential candidates Ralph Nader and Chuck Baldwin had a debate. Among the issues they addressed were the role and scope of government, the place of independent and third parites ...
1,398Jul 25, 2008
Q&A with Chris Hedges
Chris Hedges talked about the state of U.S. government and journalism and how he became a journalist after beginning his career as a minister. He also talked about his book Collateral ...
186Apr 27, 2008
Contentious Ground: The Middle East
A panel of authros talked about their books and the Middle East. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Zachary Karabell moderated.
Zachary Karabell is ...
1,366Apr 3, 2008
Book Discussion on I Don't Believe in Atheists
Chris Hedges talked about his book I Don’t Believe in Atheists, published by Free Press. In his book Mr. Hedges, who holds a Master of Divinity degree from Harvard Divinity ...
124Apr 29, 2007
Future of Iraq Panel
Investigative reporters talked about the topic, “Iraq: What’s Next?” and about their books on that topic. Their discussion was moderated by Nancy Snow. After their ...
289Apr 28, 2007
The Politics of Faith Panel
The panelists debated the topic, “Religion: The Politics of Faith,” moderated by Jonathan Kirsch. They also talked about their books on this topic. After their presentations ...
84Mar 23, 2007
Costs of Iraq Conflict
Following welcoming comments to a conference titled “The War in Iraq: Four Years Later - Where did we come from? Where are we going? Where should we be? - A Teach-In,” a ...
655Jan 18, 2007
Book Discussion on American Fascists
Chris Hedges talked about his book American Fascists: The Christian Right and the War on America, published by Free Press. A former New York Times foreign correspondent and ...