On the latest Katie Halper Show, journalist Chris Hedges (https://twitter.com/ChrisLynnHedges) and historian Gerald Horne discuss the “perilous moment we’re facing,” which reminds Hedges of the disintegration of Yugoslavia and the wars in the Middle East, which he covered.
Chris Hedges provides his perspective on Noam Chomsky’s view in which he favours Joe Biden over Donald Trump arguing that the public will have a greater ability to influence policy. Hedges also provides his assessment on voting for the lesser of two evils.
Chris Hedges is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who spent nearly two decades as a foreign correspondent in Central America, West Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and the Balkans. He is host of the Emmy Award–winning RT America show On Contact. Chris Hedges is the author of several bestseller books such as American Fascists, Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt. His latest is America: The Farewell Tour.
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