Category Archives: Chris Hedges

Occupy’s “Bloody Mary” – No Joking Matter

Folklore has it that if you stand in front of a mirror and say “Bloody Mary” three times,  a malevolent spirit will appear in the reflection there to do you harm. It’s one of those rituals kids often do to … Continue reading

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The Missed Insurrection

(ed. Originally published November 10, 2013 – here!) “Find Each Other” (just don’t tell Glenn Beck)…     We found each other with a conspiratorial wink – our alliance affirmed. We spilled our secrets deep into morning, sparking at the resin … Continue reading

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Bro, Do You Even Alexander Berkman? On Ghosts and Hedges’ Other ‘Invisible’ Things

(ed. Originally published November 8, 2013 – here!) “I believe in strategy. And so did many anarchists, including [Alexander] Berkman…” – Chris Hedges, Our Invisible Revolution (Oct. 28, 2013) While we weren’t startled to see Chris Hedges admit he’d “prefer the … Continue reading

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Solidarity With resISTANBUL

(ed. originally published June 2, 2013 – here!) This video stands out among all the so-called ‘riot porn’ I’ve masturbated vigorously to seen since Spring 2011, because it highlights the small victories that take place on the streets instead of reaffirming … Continue reading

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Making Topiaries Out of Hedges

MAKING TOPIARIES OUT OF HEDGES; #TRIMHEDGES (ed. Originally published Feb. 9, 2012 – here!) Fascifists like Tina Dupuy from Crooks & Liars (and others immersed in the careerist, “liberal establishment”) have been falling over themselves to denounce, defame, and perhaps worst … Continue reading

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Colonizer: A Postcolonial Reading of Chris Hedges

COLONIZER: A POSTCOLONIAL READING OF CHRIS HEDGES (ed. Originally published Feb. 6, 2012 – here. This blistering critique of Hedges’ brazen hypocrisy and shameless “orientalism” inspired him to pen a wholly unsubstantiated screed that included snitch-jacketing OLAASM, suggesting we: “infiltrated the movement to foster … Continue reading

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