內容簡介 Hedges insights and opinions--which have been hard-earned over a tumultuous career of covering war and revolution, suffering and liberation--should be part of our national debate.--New York Times Bestselling author David Talbot, from his Introduction Chris Hedges is an intellectual bomb thrower. The kinds of insights he provides into the troubled state of our democracy cannot be found anywhere else. Like many of our most important thinkers, he has been relegated to the margins because of ideas deemed too radical--or true--for public consumption. What does he think about?The Mellons, Rockefellers, Carnegies, and Morgans started out as gangsters, Some "war" reporters only report what the US Embassy and the military feed them.Spending time in Gaza for a fresh take on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.Donald TrumpAnd more Hedges here speaks up about the most pressing issues currently facing our nation. If we are to combat the intellectual and moral decay that have come to grip American life, we must listen to Chris Hedges and the urgent message he brings in this book.
作者介紹 Chris Hedges is the New York Times bestselling author of Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt and War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, and is a former New York Times foreign correspondent who was part of a team awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 2002 for coverage of the War on Terror. He lives in Princeton, New Jersey, with his family. David Talbot is the New York Times bestselling author of Brothers: The Hidden History of the Kennedy Years and The Devil's Chessboard. He is the founder and former editor-in-chief of Salon and has written for the New Yorker, Rolling Stone, and Time. He lives in San Francisco, California.