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Libertarians are anarchists with social skills...

Thank you David Sirota!!! Thank you for getting Hartmann Nation off of its "spinning top" position regarding the deep concerns about the libertarians and their two parties...The Libertarian Party and the Tea Party.

Japanese government has announced $30 million in new subsidies to support the whaling industry.

thanks greenpeace for the announcement.

sailiing away

Israel and the U.S. strike yet another blow in favor of injustice and oppression...

The U.S. media doesn't consider this news? At least I can't find it on any of the "major" news sources:

182 countries vote for Palestinian right to self-determination

Announcements of drop in Jobless Rate obscures worsening situation.

315,000 left the work force, Seasonal employment, wage levels and benefits that people are being hired at, underemployment, etc. The actual rate of unemployment remains around 22% to 25% while a variety of other phenomena illustrate how the countries domestic economic activity continues to ratchet down. Sadly, all you see out of Washington from both parties are acts to make thi

News of Housing Market Recovery is abject horsepucky – “Foreclosure sales still pummeling home prices”

And let’s remember some basic math: 10 is 10% of 100 but the same 10 is only 1% of 1,000, my point being when you are at the bottom of a quantitative measure’s volume any increase is amplified when you state the increase as a percentage of the base.

The New Ugglesome Trinity

Welcome to the First Capitalistic Church Of Walmart, whose trinity of Plastic - Silicon - and Magnetic Media, otherwise known as ATM machines and cash registers, has enabled its College of Cardinals, the Walton family, to emase wealth equal to the bottom 100 million citizens in the United States.

Occupy Orlando-The One Per Cent Solution (or There's No Business Like Show Business)

By Jerry Waxman

“All the world’s a stage”

Inspection- The Mysterious Case of Diebold: 2008

A story about what happened after the 2008 election that needs to be told long before November 2012.

Redistribution of wealth? Huh??

Has anyone made a connection between the amount the richest 1% saved in taxes from Reagan's elimination of the marginal tax rate and the decrease in the capitalist gains tax and the cur

A guest on the show suggestion for Thom Hartmann - Tag She is it!


When will OBAMA succumb to KOCH Bros ownership interest in supplying the Keystone XL Pipeline?

Look it up and weep - Scott Walker and Obama are just two peas in the same pod when it comes to sucking up to the Koch Brothers wealth!


Obama is treating the postal workers like crap and in so doing Obama is sending another shock to aggregate demand.

“Unions are Obama’s Army” ? Ta hell you say!?! Has it gotten that bad?

Economic Democracy

A Capital Idea Part 98: Economic Democracy

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What happens in a musician's brain when they play a song?

Let's get geeky on music. Ever wonder what's happening in a musician's brain when they're actually playing a song?

What about when a musician starts improvising - starts playing music directly "off the cuff"?