A speech by Chris Hedges following Israel's 'Operation Cast Lead' against Gaza in 2009. Sadly, this is very timely, as more than 100 Palestinians in Gaza have been killed over the past week by Israeli attacks.
The Cancer in Occupy - by Chris Hedges
"The Blac Bloc anarchists, who have been active on the streets of Oakland and other cities, are the cancer of the Occupy movement. The presence of Black Bloc anarchists - so named because they dress in black, obscure their faces, move as a unified mass, seek physical confrontation with police and destroy property - is a gift from heaven to the security and surveillance state..."
On October 15th Occupy TVNY met with Pulitzer prize-winning author and journalist Chris Hedges in Times Square, New York City where tens of thousands of people assembled on a global day of action. Chris shares his feelings on where the Occupy movement has come from and where it is heading.