Tonight’s “Lone Liberal Rumble” discusses the latest police brutality video, Obama’s international climate change deal sans Congress and how Obamacare premiums are dropping in Arkansas. Thom discusses the drowning of New Orleans with Investigative Journalist and Author Greg Palast and how nuclear plants near fault lines need to be shut down immediately with Beyond Nuclear’s Paul Gunter. In tonight’s “Daily Take” Thom details his plan to end poverty by adopting the social welfare policies of Scandinavian countries.
Tonight’s “Politics Panel” talks Burger King’s plan to avoid paying U.S. taxes, the cost of the GOP’s lawsuit against our President and Rand Paul calling Hillary Clinton a “war hawk.” Thom discusses suburban poverty with The Brookings Institution’s Elizabeth Kneebone and in tonight’s “Daily Take” Thom discusses how a carbon tax would help slow the melting of our planet’s ice sheets.
Tonight’s “Big Picture Rumble” discusses white privilege in America, the cell phone video of the St. Louis police murder and whether a GOP Senate candidate in Iowa is running ON Obamacare. In tonight's “Conversations with Great Minds" Thom talks about the state of the economy and suburban poverty with Economics Professor and Author Richard Wolff.
President John F. Kennedy once said about economic development that “a rising tide lifts all boats.” Kennedy was, of course, right, but he missed something really, really important: A rising tide lifts only lifts all boats when everyone has a boat.