- Feb. 24, 2015 2:02 pmBy Thom Hartmann A...
The Supreme Court doesn’t give a rat's patootie about you and me..
Today, Republicans in the Senate sent a bill approving the construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline to President Obama’s desk. President Obama has repeatedly said that he will veto that bill, and we can expect that veto later today or tomorrow.
- Feb. 23, 2015 2:32 pmBy Thom Hartmann A...
Oklahoma isn’t the only state where Republicans are waging war on high school history class.
- Feb. 20, 2015 11:15 amBy Thom Hartmann A...
Millions of Americans are being ripped off by payday lenders and check cashing stores, and the United States Postal Service could put a stop to it. Mark Dimondstein, the president of the American Postal Workers Union, says that offering basic banking services at post offices is a win-win for the public and postal workers.
- Feb. 19, 2015 1:13 pmBy Thom Hartmann A...
What happens when an industry sets out to take over a government? Just ask the good citizens of Canada.
This past weekend, a train carrying an unknown amount of crude oil derailed in northern Ontario, Canada, spilling oil and causing a large fire. Twenty-nine of the train’s 100 cars derailed and at least 7 caught on fire.
- Feb. 18, 2015 1:07 pmBy Thom Hartmann A...
You need to know this…. Conservatives live in a fantasy world, and nowhere is that more clear right now than in Washington State.
Right now, the Evergreen State is trying to streamline its policies on medical and recreational marijuana. Back in 2012, Washington State voters approved the creation of a legal recreational-marijuana market. That market is now heavily regulated and taxed.
- Feb. 17, 2015 2:03 pmBy Thom Hartmann A...
Climate change is quickly becoming an infectious disease’s best friend.
Yesterday, after six long months, students in Liberia returned to their classrooms. Schools across Liberia had been shut down since the height of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. But, while schools may be reopened, they are taking plenty of precautions.
- Feb. 16, 2015 3:05 pmBy SueN
If you were to ask most Americans what the word “conservative” stands for, they’d probably tell you that it stands for someone who believes in small government.
When comes to the U.S., that definition of conservative is actually spot on.