March 2010

Betrayed

"We" the people and our "representative government system".

Our representatives have betrayed us in some measure by allowing other non-"We" the people entities

Abuses of Tax -Exempt Status by Right Wing Lobbying Organizations

Following up on Thom's blog on Greenpeace vs.

My daughter and Me

Screaming madly into the ether

Preparing the site

A huge amount of work has being going on behind the scenes to bring this new website to life.

From the programming people, through to the Thom Hartmann Program team, it has been very much a team effort.

Thom has been heavily involved in the process and attended many meetings to discuss and push the project forward.

We all hope you like the result.

-Nigel-
Webmaster

This is a big f(expletive) deal

Nice new website Thom!

Webmaster Central

Here is the centre of action for webmaster support at the Thom Hartmann Program.

Notice the ham radio rig to the left side, another little hobby.

Testing out the new site.

Seeing how these blogs work.

Latest Headlines

One Iowa Caucus Delegate Comes Down To Coin Toss

The Iowa caucus convener flipped a coin. Bernie Sanders supporters called "heads" and it landed on tails.

Bernie Sanders leads Hillary Clinton by 31 points in N.H.: Poll

Sanders was at 61 percent support in the University of Massachusetts Lowell/7News poll, followed by Mrs. Clinton, at 30 percent

Martin O'Malley suspends presidential campaign after Iowa caucuses

The announcement came after O'Malley barely registered in Iowa against his better-known rivals Clinton and Sanders, failing to meet already low expectations

The Problem of the Establishment

One thing that both parties have in common in this primary season is the fact that there's a sharp divide between "We, the People" populism, and the rich and powerful Washington establishment.

On the Republican side, Donald Trump is leading the race by running on a populist platform based on the fact that he's not beholden to the billionaires or lobbyists, and that he's never been part of the political establishment.