- Category: Skeptical Scott's Video Blog
- Published on Friday, 09 March 2012 18:41
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Filmed 2/7/12. A talk by Chris Hedges tying together the collapse of the liberal establishment (free press, church, unions, public education, culture) with the rise of the corporate state, and the Occupy Movement; Q+A follows. In regards to occupy wall street, Hedges reiterates his point that for Occupy to remain "mainstream" and non-threatening and welcoming to main street America, the movement has to remain smart, organized, disciplined, and above all, nonviolent.
00:00 Chris Hedges - The Death of the Liberal Class
35:54 Chris Hedges - Occupy Wall St is a mainstream movement.
54:24 Q&A on the importance of George Orwell.