America’s Democratic Collapse

On the verge of becoming a fullblown corporate state: “Chris Hedges gave this keynote address on Wednesday, May 28, in Furman University’s Younts Conference Center. The address was part of protests by faculty and students over the South Carolina college’s decision to invite George W. Bush to give the May 31 commencement address.” (AlterNet) Ironic that this emerges in precisely this week of hope.