http://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/articles/rss.xml en 57 Percent of Republicans Want to Undo the American Revolution http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/57-percent-republicans-want-undo-american-revolution <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom20logo_60_24_228_86.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />America is a Christian nation. That’s an idea former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee has harped on time and time again during his political career.<br /> <br />And while he didn’t explicitly talk about it today during his presidential announcement, it’s bound to pop up some time during his campaign.<br /> </p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/57-percent-republicans-want-undo-american-revolution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/57-percent-republicans-want-undo-american-revolution#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 05 May 2015 20:15:53 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 83459 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Tuesday May 5th, 2015 http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/daily-topics-tuesday-may-5th-2015 <p><em>Be sure to join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/Greenworldrising.jpg" style="width: 50px; height: 50px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid; margin-left: 10px; margin-right: 10px; float: left;" height="50" width="50" /></p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/daily-topics-tuesday-may-5th-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/daily-topics-tuesday-may-5th-2015#comments Live Blog Tue, 05 May 2015 16:12:24 +0000 shawnt56 83450 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Monday 4 May '15 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/monday-4-may-15-show-notes <ul> <li>How to Talk to Your Kids about Bernie...</li> <li>Sam Brownback gets tipped by waitress...</li> <li>Are prisons starving prisoners?</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/monday-4-may-15-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/monday-4-may-15-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 05 May 2015 12:37:33 +0000 SueN 83439 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Right-Wingers Get Tip from Waitress http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/right-wingers-get-tip-waitress <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom20logo_60_24_228_85.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />Tip the schools instead.<br /> <br />That’s the message waitress Chloe Hough gave Republican Kansas Governor Sam Brownback this weekend when he stopped in for a bite to eat at Boss Hawg’s Barbeque in Topeka.<br /> </p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/right-wingers-get-tip-waitress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/right-wingers-get-tip-waitress#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Mon, 04 May 2015 20:09:52 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 83416 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Friday 1 May '15 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/friday-1-may-15-show-notes <ul> <li>Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT): "Brunch With Bernie"</li> <li>Cops Indicted in Death of Freddie Gray</li> <li>Anything Goes on Townhall Friday!</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/friday-1-may-15-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/friday-1-may-15-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Mon, 04 May 2015 15:19:34 +0000 SueN 83397 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Monday May 4th, 2015 http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/daily-topics-monday-may-4th-2015 <p><em>Be sure to join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/Greenworldrising.jpg" style="width: 50px; height: 50px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid; margin-left: 10px; margin-right: 10px; float: left;" height="50" width="50" /></p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/daily-topics-monday-may-4th-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/daily-topics-monday-may-4th-2015#comments Live Blog Mon, 04 May 2015 14:43:50 +0000 shawnt56 83396 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 30 April '15 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/thursday-30-april-15-show-notes <p><!-- check for politicalbrief --><!-- check for politicalbrief --></p> <ul> <li>It's official...Bernie Sanders for President!</li> <li>Margery Tabankin, Lessons of Vietnam: The Power of Protest Then and Now</li> <li>Congressman Alan Grayson, Trade Treachery: TPP...Trade Treachery</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/thursday-30-april-15-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/thursday-30-april-15-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 01 May 2015 15:55:53 +0000 SueN 83334 at http://www.thomhartmann.com It's a crime to be poor... http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/its-crime-be-poor <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom%2520and%2520logo_179_112.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />Despite the fact that debtors prisons have been outlawed for more than a century, it's still effectively a crime to be poor in our country. According to a stunning new report called “The Poor Get Prison,” the Justice System is being used as a weapon against the poor in municipalities all over our nation. <br /></p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/its-crime-be-poor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/05/its-crime-be-poor#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 01 May 2015 15:09:30 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 83332 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Fast-Track Flouts the Constitution http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/fast-track-flouts-constitution <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom%2520and%2520logo_179_111.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />Elizabeth Warren isn’t backing down one inch in her fight with President Obama over the Trans-Pacific Partnership.<br /> <br />On Saturday, just a few days after the President accused her of spreading “misinformation,” about the TPP trade deal I like to call SHAFTA, the Massachusetts senator hit back hard in a letter to the White House.<br /> </p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/fast-track-flouts-constitution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/fast-track-flouts-constitution#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 30 Apr 2015 18:23:09 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 83257 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Thursday April 30th, 2015 http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/daily-topics-thursday-april-30th-2015 <p><em>Be sure to join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/Greenworldrising.jpg" style="width: 50px; height: 50px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid; margin-left: 10px; margin-right: 10px; float: left;" height="50" width="50" /></p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/daily-topics-thursday-april-30th-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/daily-topics-thursday-april-30th-2015#comments Live Blog Thu, 30 Apr 2015 16:28:42 +0000 shawnt56 83293 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 29 April '15 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/wednesday-29-april-15-show-notes <ul> <li>Clueless White Privilege Meets The Baltimore Revolt...</li> <li>David Cortright, Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies-University of Notre Dame: The Power Of Protest...Then And Now</li> <li>Ian Millhiser, Think Progress/Injustices: The Supreme Court's Nearly Unbroken History of Comforting the Comfortable and Afflicting the Afflicted: The Supreme Court's Great Divide</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/wednesday-29-april-15-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/wednesday-29-april-15-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 30 Apr 2015 15:55:14 +0000 SueN 83289 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Clueless White Privilege meets the Baltimore Revolt http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/clueless-white-privilege-meets-baltimore-revolt <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom20logo_60_24_228_84.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />What’s going on in Baltimore isn’t a riot, it’s a revolt, and clueless white people in the media just don’t get it.<br /> </p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/clueless-white-privilege-meets-baltimore-revolt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/clueless-white-privilege-meets-baltimore-revolt#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 29 Apr 2015 21:44:07 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 83267 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Wednesday April 29th, 2015 http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/daily-topics-wednesday-april-29th-2015 <p><em>Be sure to join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/Greenworldrising.jpg" style="width: 50px; height: 50px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid; margin-left: 10px; margin-right: 10px; float: left;" height="50" width="50" /></p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/daily-topics-wednesday-april-29th-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/daily-topics-wednesday-april-29th-2015#comments Live Blog Wed, 29 Apr 2015 16:11:43 +0000 shawnt56 83252 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 28 April '15 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/tuesday-28-april-15-show-notes <ul> <li>Karen Hunter, The Karen Hunter Show, SiriusXM Urban View: Baltimore...the new Detroit?</li> <li>Alan Canfora, May 4 Movement: The Lessons of Vietnam and Kent State</li> <li>David Cobb, Move to Amend: Introducing the "We the People Amendment"</li> <li>Kymone Freeman, We Act Radio: What's going on in Baltimore</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/tuesday-28-april-15-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/tuesday-28-april-15-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 29 Apr 2015 01:58:12 +0000 SueN 83243 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Tuesday April 28th, 2015 http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/daily-topics-tuesday-april-28th-2015 <p><em>Be sure to join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/Greenworldrising.jpg" style="width: 50px; height: 50px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid; margin-left: 10px; margin-right: 10px; float: left;" height="50" width="50" /></p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/daily-topics-tuesday-april-28th-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/daily-topics-tuesday-april-28th-2015#comments Live Blog Tue, 28 Apr 2015 20:46:19 +0000 shawnt56 83226 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Why Baltimore is Burning http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/why-baltimore-burning <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom20logo_60_24_228_83.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />If you want to understand what’s going on in Baltimore right now, just ask John Angelos, the COO of the Baltimore Orioles baseball team.<br /> <br />Seriously, I’m not kidding.<br /> </p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/why-baltimore-burning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/why-baltimore-burning#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 28 Apr 2015 20:07:17 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 83220 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Monday 27 April '15 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/monday-27-april-15-show-notes <ul> <li>Ted Cruz is worried about "Liberal Fascism"....</li> <li>Demetrius Minor, Preservation and Purpose: How I became a conservative and how millennials can save America / Project 21: How would Jefferson define religious freedom?</li> <li>Michelangelo Signorile, The Michelangelo Signorile Show-SiriusXM Progress 127 / It's Not Over: Getting Beyond Tolerance, Defeating Homophobia, and Winning True Equality: Marriage Equality is back in court</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/monday-27-april-15-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/monday-27-april-15-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:53:51 +0000 SueN 83199 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Waves of Destruction... http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/waves-destruction <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom20logo_60_24_432.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />We've known for some time that warming temperatures pose a big threat to Arctic ocean ice. However, only now are we learning about so-called “waves of destruction” that are speeding up the disappearance of sea ice.<br /></p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/waves-destruction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/waves-destruction#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Mon, 27 Apr 2015 19:06:05 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 83175 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Monday April 27th, 2015 http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/daily-topics-monday-april-27th-2015 <p><em>Be sure to join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/Greenworldrising.jpg" style="width: 50px; height: 50px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid; margin-left: 10px; margin-right: 10px; float: left;" height="50" width="50" /></p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/daily-topics-monday-april-27th-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/daily-topics-monday-april-27th-2015#comments Live Blog Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:14:11 +0000 shawnt56 83172 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Friday 24 April '15 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/friday-24-april-15-show-notes <ul> <li>In for Thom today, progressive commentators Danielle and Shane-O</li> <li>Hal Sparks, The Hal Sparks Radio Program MEGA World Wide on WCPT: Anything Goes...MEGA Worldwide</li> <li>John Nichols, The Nation Magazine: Can Hillary win with progressives?</li> <li>Did the FCC just listen to 'we the people'?</li> <li>What to expect from the TPP</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/friday-24-april-15-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/friday-24-april-15-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:46:23 +0000 SueN 83166 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 23 April '15 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/thursday-23-april-15-show-notes <p><!-- check for politicalbrief --><!-- check for politicalbrief --></p> <ul> <li>Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT): "Brunch With Bernie"</li> <li>Sheriff Richard Mack, The Constitutional Sheriffs &amp; Peace Officers Association (CSPOA): Why are you a liberal Thom?</li> <li>Anything Goes on Townhall Thursday!</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/thursday-23-april-15-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/thursday-23-april-15-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:41:27 +0000 SueN 83103 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Corporations outspend taxpayers in Congress... http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/corporations-outspend-taxpayers-congress <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom%2520and%2520logo_179_110.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />You may be surprised to learn that we spend about $2 billion dollars a year on our dysfunctional Congress. However, it's even more surprising to learn that corporate lobbyists spend even more to buy off our federal lawmakers.<br /></p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/corporations-outspend-taxpayers-congress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/corporations-outspend-taxpayers-congress#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:43:22 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 83101 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Friday April 24th, 2015 http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/daily-topics-friday-april-24th-2015 <p><em>Be sure to join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/Greenworldrising.jpg" style="width: 50px; height: 50px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid; margin-left: 10px; margin-right: 10px; float: left;" height="50" width="50" /></p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/daily-topics-friday-april-24th-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/daily-topics-friday-april-24th-2015#comments Live Blog Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:20:12 +0000 shawnt56 83100 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Hey Mr. President...Transparency Applies To the TPP too! http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/hey-mr-presidenttransparency-applies-tpp-too <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom20logo_60_24_228_82.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />Transparency belongs in all parts of a democracy.<br /> <br />This morning, President Obama announced that back in January we accidentally killed two hostages, including one American a U.S with a drone during a counterterrorism operation targeting Al Qaeda operatives in a compound along the Afghanistan-Pakistan border .<br /> </p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/hey-mr-presidenttransparency-applies-tpp-too" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/hey-mr-presidenttransparency-applies-tpp-too#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 23 Apr 2015 20:01:44 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 83081 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 22 April '15 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/wednesday-22-april-15-show-notes <ul> <li>TPP, American jobs and why Republicans love to privatize everything...</li> <li>Rev. Bill Keller, Live Prayer: GOP's latest campaign of distraction</li> <li>Mark J. Perry, American Enterprise Institute (AEI): Conservatives support 'natural' fossil fuels for Earth Day</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/wednesday-22-april-15-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2015/04/wednesday-22-april-15-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:57:50 +0000 SueN 83062 at http://www.thomhartmann.com