February 2010

  • Daily Topics - Monday Feb. 15th 2010

    don't know much imagesHour Two: Ever wonder what dirt the textbooks missed on Abraham Lincoln & George Washington? Historian Kenneth Davis drops by www.dontknowmuch.com

  • The Choice....Medicare Part E or a 39% rate Hike?

    healthcare imagesDoes the  39 percent rate hike in Anthen Blue Cross's health insurance price for many Californians predict future costs in healthcare?  Wellpoint, which owns Anthen Blue Cross, says no, and blames the economy plus they say only a few policies are affected.

  • Transcript: Thom Hartmann asks Dale Robertson, founder of teaparty.org, what is going on in the tea party movement. 08 Feb '10.

    Thom Hartmann: You know, in 1935 Sinclair Lewis wrote a book called “It Can't Happen Here.” He said “When fascism comes to America it will be wrapped in a flag carrying a cross.” What’s going on in American politics right now? Are we seeing a rise, a populist uprising, a revolt? A genuine grassroots revolt on the right, and frankly on the left as well? In different forms, in various ways.

  • Transcript: Thom Hartmann asks, when will the revolution begin? 10 Dec '09.

    Is it time for a revolution? 'La Révolution' I just heard from the control room, thank you Jacob.

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  • Latest Headlines

    2nd & 4th Husband of KY Clerk who denies issuing Same-Sex Marriage Licenses says “I’m a redneck hillbilly”

    By: Joshua De Leon Josh de Leon is a writer and researcher with Ring of Fire www.ringofireradio.com

    Guatemalan President Resigns

    The depth of the alleged corruption is shocking

    Uzbekistan apparently just banned political science studies

    Uzbekistan is also known to take aim at pop stars and other cultural figures because the government says they’re not “patriotic” enough

    Community Archive

    NPR Needs To Clean Up Their House

    What happens when the news media stops covering news objectively - and instead becomes a source of very specific opinions that serve a very narrow agenda?

    For example - in the case of the democratic primary - consider the news coverage of the mere possibility of Vice President Joe Biden challenging Hillary Clinton for the Democratic Party's nomination for president.