- Name: Chris Hedges
- Born: 09/18/1956 (64 years old)
- Occupation: Journalist, writer, activist, clergyman
Christopher Lynn Hedges (born September 18, 1956) is an American Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Presbyterian minister, New York Times best selling author and television host. His books include War Is a Force That Gives Us Meaning (2002), a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction; Empire of Illusion: The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle (2009); Death of the Liberal Class (2010); Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt (2012), written with cartoonist Joe Sacco, which was a New York Times best-seller; Wages of Rebellion: The Moral Imperative of Revolt (2015); and his most recent America: The Farewell Tour (2018).
Birth Name: Christopher Lynn Hedges
Alias: Christopher Lynn Hedges
Birth Place: St. Johnsbury, Vermont, U.S.