http://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/articles/rss.xml en Daily Topics - Friday November 21st, 2014 http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-friday-november-21st-2014 <p>Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat">chatroom</a> during the program!</p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-friday-november-21st-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-friday-november-21st-2014#comments Live Blog Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:19:37 +0000 shawnt56 78235 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 20 November '14 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/thursday-20-november-14-show-notes <ul> <li>Did Democrats give up Mary Landrieu...or give up the South?</li> <li>Frank Clemente, Executive Director-Americans for Tax Fairness: How Walmart is scheming to dodge even more BILLIONS in taxes...</li> <li>Arturo Carmona, Presente: Latinos threaten GOP with 'political hell'</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/thursday-20-november-14-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/thursday-20-november-14-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:27:35 +0000 SueN 78230 at http://www.thomhartmann.com The other way we're subsidizing Walmart... http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/other-way-were-subsidizing-walmart <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom20logo_60_24_419.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />Most of us know how taxpayers subsidize Walmart's low wages with billions of dollars in Medicaid, food stamps, and other financial assistance for workers. But, did you know that we're also subsidizing the retail giant by paying the cost of their environmental destruction. <br /></p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/other-way-were-subsidizing-walmart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/other-way-were-subsidizing-walmart#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:05:08 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 78229 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Politifact left the house without their pants on http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/politifact-left-house-without-their-pants <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom20logo_60_24_418.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />Liar liar pants on fire…or are they?<br /> </p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/politifact-left-house-without-their-pants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/politifact-left-house-without-their-pants#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 20 Nov 2014 20:11:16 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 78203 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Thursday November 20th, 2014 http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-thursday-november-20th-2014 <p>Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat">chatroom</a> during the program!</p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-thursday-november-20th-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-thursday-november-20th-2014#comments Live Blog Thu, 20 Nov 2014 20:00:20 +0000 shawnt56 78202 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 19 November '14 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/wednesday-19-november-14-show-notes <ul> <li>Joe Madison, Host-The Joe Madison Show, weekdays 6-10am, Sirius/XM ch. 126: Ferguson</li> <li>Dahr Jamail, TruthOut: Climate Disruption Depression, and The Mass Destruction of Iraq</li> <li>Todd Gaziano, Pacific Legal Foundation DC Center: Clean water...the ultimate power grab?</li> <li>Dan Sisson, The Revolution of 1800: Thom Hartmann University book club - chapter 3</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/wednesday-19-november-14-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/wednesday-19-november-14-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:46:09 +0000 SueN 78193 at http://www.thomhartmann.com We Need to Act Now to Save the Post Office http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/we-need-act-now-save-post-office <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom20logo_60_24_228_32.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />Congress has a lot on its plate this lame-duck session. It has to pass a bill to continue to fund the government by December 11, should fill a number of judicial vacancies, and, at least according to the Constitution, must either authorize or put an end to the war against ISIS in Iraq and Syria. But those are just the major headline-grabbing items.</p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/we-need-act-now-save-post-office" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/we-need-act-now-save-post-office#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 19 Nov 2014 21:01:48 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 78168 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Wednesday November 19th, 2014 http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-wednesday-november-19th-2014 <p>Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat">chatroom</a> during the program!</p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-wednesday-november-19th-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-wednesday-november-19th-2014#comments Live Blog Wed, 19 Nov 2014 20:44:44 +0000 shawnt56 78165 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 18 November '14 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/tuesday-18-november-14-show-notes <ul> <li>Sheriff Richard Mack: Amnesty by executive order</li> <li>Wendell Potter, Deadly Spin / <i>Obamacare: What's In It For Me?</i>: What's new with Obamacare?</li> <li>Tyson Slocum, Public Citizen: what's next for the Keystone Pipeline?</li> <li>Immigration, the ACA and Keystone XL</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/tuesday-18-november-14-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/tuesday-18-november-14-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:02:26 +0000 SueN 78141 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Tuesday November 18th, 2014 http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-tuesday-november-18th-2014 <p>Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat">chatroom</a> during the program!</p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-tuesday-november-18th-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-tuesday-november-18th-2014#comments Live Blog Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:28:32 +0000 shawnt56 78126 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Why aren't we doing more to save our planet? http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/why-arent-we-doing-more-save-our-planet <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom20logo_60_24_417.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />Considering the stark warnings that scientists have given about climate change, it's hard to understand how another round of new climate-deniers got elected to Congress. Well, neuroscience may have finally solved that riddle.</p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/why-arent-we-doing-more-save-our-planet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/why-arent-we-doing-more-save-our-planet#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:31:41 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 78116 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Monday 17 November '14 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/monday-17-november-14-show-notes <ul> <li>Peter Hart, Fairness &amp; Accuracy in Reporting (F.A.I.R.): When it comes to war...whose side is the media on?</li> <li>Harold Furchtgott-Roth, former FCC Commissioner: Will the FCC do right by the internet?</li> <li>Lee Fang, The Nation / Republic Report: How the President could reform dark money - Lee Fang, The Nation / Republic Report</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/monday-17-november-14-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/monday-17-november-14-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:20:50 +0000 SueN 78104 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Why the MSM Is Gung-Ho On War & Silencing Anti-War Voices http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/why-msm-gung-ho-war-silencing-anti-war-voices <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom20logo_60_24_416.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />Corporate media’s addiction to infotainment is stifling debate in our country. <br /> </p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/why-msm-gung-ho-war-silencing-anti-war-voices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/why-msm-gung-ho-war-silencing-anti-war-voices#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Mon, 17 Nov 2014 19:15:47 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 78090 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Monday November 17th, 2014 http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-monday-november-17th-2014 <p>Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat">chatroom</a> during the program!</p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-monday-november-17th-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-monday-november-17th-2014#comments Live Blog Mon, 17 Nov 2014 17:05:11 +0000 shawnt56 78080 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Friday 14 November '14 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/friday-14-november-14-show-notes <ul> <li>Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT): "Brunch With Bernie"</li> <li>Matt Lahr talks about his son's experience at the Hunter School.</li> <li>Dr. Annette Nadeau: Energetic Mindfulness at the Hunter School</li> <li>Anything Goes on Townhall Friday!</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/friday-14-november-14-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/friday-14-november-14-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:22:00 +0000 SueN 78073 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Friday November 14th, 2014 http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-friday-november-14th-2014 <p>Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat">chatroom</a> during the program!</p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-friday-november-14th-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-friday-november-14th-2014#comments Live Blog Fri, 14 Nov 2014 17:19:06 +0000 shawnt56 78036 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Unequal... and we don't even know it... http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/unequal-and-we-dont-even-know-it <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom20logo_60_24_415.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />The United States is the most unequal society in the developed world, but most Americans don't even know it. According to a new article by Les Leopold over at Alternet, most Americans think that the ratio of CEO to employee pay is about 30 to 1, despite the fact that it's more than 10 times that amount. <br /></p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/unequal-and-we-dont-even-know-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/unequal-and-we-dont-even-know-it#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 14 Nov 2014 16:28:01 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 78033 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 13 November '14 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/thursday-13-november-14-show-notes <ul> <li>Mike Papantonio, Ring of Fire Radio: Will Republicans support the new AG nominee?</li> <li>Neil McCabe, Guns &amp; Patriots Newsletter: Guess what one state wants you to do for food?!</li> <li>Michael Price, Brennan Center for Justice: Is your TV spying on you?</li> <li>Plus, Deb Derella-Cherren of 'Be The Light, Be The One' supports the Hunter School.</li> <li>And a Hunter School mother talks about what the school has done for her son.</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/thursday-13-november-14-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/thursday-13-november-14-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 14 Nov 2014 16:18:09 +0000 SueN 78026 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Conservatives Lie About Net Neutrality for Big Bucks http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/conservatives-lie-about-net-neutrality-big-bucks <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom20logo_60_24_414.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />When it comes to net neutrality, conservatives are absolutely clueless. <br /> </p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/conservatives-lie-about-net-neutrality-big-bucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/conservatives-lie-about-net-neutrality-big-bucks#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 13 Nov 2014 19:57:58 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 78002 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Thursday November 13th, 2014 http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-thursday-november-13th-2014 <p>Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat">chatroom</a> during the program!</p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-thursday-november-13th-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-thursday-november-13th-2014#comments Live Blog Thu, 13 Nov 2014 17:11:33 +0000 shawnt56 77994 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 12 November '14 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/wednesday-12-november-14-show-notes <ul> <li>Jeff Stier, Director of Risk Analysis-National Center for Public Policy Research: How about a complete tobacco ban?</li> <li>Can unregulated capitalism co-exist with individual rights to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness?</li> <li>Dan Sisson, <i>The Revolution of 1800</i>: Thom Hartmann University book club</li> <li>Ryan Barber, house parent: how you can help Hunter School...</li> <li>Plus, a Hunter School parent shares their story</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/wednesday-12-november-14-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/wednesday-12-november-14-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 13 Nov 2014 16:46:29 +0000 SueN 77992 at http://www.thomhartmann.com George W Bush Killed Tomas Young http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/george-w-bush-killed-tomas-young <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom20logo_60_24_228_31.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />George W. Bush has killed again.<br /> </p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/george-w-bush-killed-tomas-young" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/george-w-bush-killed-tomas-young#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 12 Nov 2014 21:55:56 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 77965 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Wednesday November 12th, 2014 http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-wednesday-november-12th-2014 <p>Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat">chatroom</a> during the program!</p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-wednesday-november-12th-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/daily-topics-wednesday-november-12th-2014#comments Live Blog Wed, 12 Nov 2014 17:31:06 +0000 shawnt56 77949 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 11 November '14 show notes http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/tuesday-11-november-14-show-notes <ul> <li>What would you say to a veteran?</li> <li>Dr. Alex McFarland: How phony Christians are destroying democracy...</li> <li>Kathryn Miles, Superstorm: Nine Days Inside Hurricane Sandy: Our failing weather infrastructure</li> </ul> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/tuesday-11-november-14-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/tuesday-11-november-14-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 12 Nov 2014 15:59:19 +0000 SueN 77946 at http://www.thomhartmann.com Veterans...we're sorry for how our country treated you http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/veteranswere-sorry-how-our-country-treated-you <p><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/thom20logo_60_24_413.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; float: left; margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" width="156" height="156" />It’s time to stop saying thank you, and start saying sorry. <br /> </p> <p><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/veteranswere-sorry-how-our-country-treated-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2014/11/veteranswere-sorry-how-our-country-treated-you#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 11 Nov 2014 19:19:13 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 77917 at http://www.thomhartmann.com