Christopher Lynn Hedges is an American journalist and Presbyterian minister. Hedges is known as the author of 'War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning' —a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction—'Empire of Illusion: The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle' , 'Death of the Liberal Class' , 'The New York Times' best seller, written with cartoonist Joe Sacco, 'Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt ' , and his most recent 'Wages of Rebellion: The Moral Imperative of Revolt' . Wikipedia*
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Chris Hedges has 30 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2002 Call-In as a Correspondent for the Foreign Affairs of the New York Times. The year with the most videos was 2008 with five videos as a Senior Fellow for the Nation Institute. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 10,377 views per program. Most appearances with Peter Slen (2), Charles Chapman (2), Laura Flanders (2). Most common tags: Religious Issues, Culture, Journalism.