Daily Topics - Tuesday May 31st, 2011

Daily Topics - Tuesday May 31st, 2011

Thom Hartmann Calls Fox Business Network’s ‘Makers Vs. Takers’ Segments ‘Class Warfare’ at Mediaite.com

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Hour One: Latest on the war on Labor - President Richard Trumka, AFL-CIO

Hour Two: Is socialism to blame for DSK?! Robert Knight, American Civil Rights Union (ACRU)

Hour Three: Why aren't we taking to the streets like they are in Europe?

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WendyBluEyez's picture
WendyBluEyez 3 years 16 weeks ago
#1

I was in Portland Oregon last week and, as we explored the city, we noticed several people talking to themselves. Full on conversation - not just quick comments. It got to the point that we joked about it - something in the water maybe.

Incidentally, LOVE Portland! Can't wait to go back!

mathboy's picture
mathboy 3 years 16 weeks ago
#2

I'm getting a repeat of the first hour, instead of the third hour--both on KTLK and KPOJ.

j.sea's picture
j.sea 3 years 16 weeks ago
#3

WendyBluEyez --

.....we are processing out loud -- a needed Shamanistic skill -- akin to Druidic Bardic canting -- calling forth the probable realities and the Invisible Allies. Decoding the Labyrinth. Listening to the Massive Heart and Mind. Processing it for the benefit of the Whole.
Move Here! Join Us! You too May Speak Out Loud --------------- Silent No More, Sigh the Broken Wizards -----------------------------.

WendyBluEyez's picture
WendyBluEyez 3 years 16 weeks ago
#4

j.sea - thanks for the explanation! =)

I would LOVE to move to Portland! In fact, my husband and I have discussed the possibility of that within the next two years.

j.sea's picture
j.sea 3 years 16 weeks ago
#5

Welcome to Mythic Thyme, Welcome to the New Beyond, Two Hours from the Ocean, One Second from Non-Time. Creative Souls Unite! ...................Sea U there! ;)

ftm1776's picture
ftm1776 3 years 16 weeks ago
#6

What is the name or website of the man who was just on representing the single-payer group that was set up in Ohio???

Thanks

WendyBluEyez's picture
WendyBluEyez 3 years 16 weeks ago
#7

ftm1776 - here's the link you asked about -

http://www.frontpathcoalition.com/

SueN's picture
SueN 3 years 16 weeks ago
#8

mathboy, we replayed the Richard Trumka interview, the rest of the hour was live.

GOP Blocks Equal Pay...again.

Just in time for election season, Senate Republicans blocked legislation aimed at closing the gender pay gap. For the third time since 2012, Republicans refused to allow debate on the Paycheck Fairness Act, and reminded women that the GOP doesn't believe in equal pay for equal work.

From The Thom Hartmann Reader:
"With the ever-growing influence of corporate CEOs and their right-wing allies in all aspects of American life, Hartmann’s work is more relevant than ever. Throughout his career, Hartmann has spoken compellingly about the value of people-centered democracy and the challenges that millions of ordinary Americans face today as a result of a dogma dedicated to putting profit above all else. This collection is a rousing call for Americans to work together and put people first again."
Richard Trumka, President, AFL-CIO
From Cracking the Code:
"No one communicates more thoughtfully or effectively on the radio airwaves than Thom Hartmann. He gets inside the arguments and helps people to think them through—to understand how to respond when they’re talking about public issues with coworkers, neighbors, and friends. This book explores some of the key perspectives behind his approach, teaching us not just how to find the facts, but to talk about what they mean in a way that people will hear."
to understand how to respond when they’re talking about public issues with coworkers, neighbors, and friends. This book explores some of the key perspectives behind his approach, teaching us not just how to find the facts, but to talk about what they mean in a way that people will hear."
From Screwed:
"The powers that be are running roughshod over the powers that OUGHT to be. Hartmann tells us what went wrong — and what you and I can do to help set American right again."
Jim Hightower, National Radio Commentator, Writer, Public Speaker, and author of the bestselling Thieves in High Places