Journalist Chris Hedges is very worried about the future of the planet and the country. So he has embarked on a trip to spread the word. “America: The Farewell Tour,” his latest book, is his reporting on a nation he sees in the late stages of decline.
Chris Hedges is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, a best-selling author, a professor in the college degree program offered to New Jersey state prisoners by Rutgers University, and an ordained Presbyterian minister. He is a columnist for the website Truthdig and host of On Contact on the TV network, Russia Today.