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  • On the Program - Sep 24 2008

    Quote: "And to preserve their independence,we must not let our rulers load us with perpetual debt. We must make ourelection between economy and liberty, or profusion and servitude."  -Thomas Jefferson

    Hour One – Do we need to tax speculation now to save us from further economic ruin?

    Hour Two - Guest: Terry Jeffreywww.cnsnews.com Topic: Economy, economy,economy...

    Guest: Heather Wokusch www.progressiveshandbook.com Topic: Heather is discussing the ominous US move towards Pakistan and Iran - which are taking place completely under the radar.

    Hour Three - Guest: Alex Epstein www.aynrand.org Topic: Capitalism vs. Democracy—Alex says democracy is an unjust system, while laissez-faire is the system of justice.

    Guest: "Everything You Know is Wrong" Dr. Rodney Stark www.rodneystark.com Topic: "What Americans Really Believe”

  • September 23 2008 show notes


    • The bailout of the banks. People are asking the wrong question.

    • Guest: John Berlau, director of the Center for Entrepreneurship at the Competitive Enterprise Institute. The economic crisis.

    • Guest: Brad Friedman, Brad Blog. Voter fraud, election fraud.

    • Guest: Robert Kuttner, Distinguished Senior Fellow, Demos. "Obama's Challenge".

    • Guest: Senator Bernie Sanders, Independent of Vermont. Senator Bernie Sanders suggests we could soon see a Reed-Pelosi-Bush bailout bill, and that this could be the October Surprise, the game-changing event, that ties Barack Obama to George Bush and cuts McCain away from Bush. Transcript. Clip.

    • Guest: "Advertiser Success Story": Rosemary Roberts, Communications & Marketing Director for Horwitz, Horwitz & Associates (Chicago lawfirm).

    Topics, guests, upcoming events, quotes, links to articles, audio clips, books & bumper music.


     

  • September 22 2008 show notes

  • On the Program - Sep 23 2008


    Hour One - Barbara Comstock www.savetheelection.comTopic: Thom and Barbara debate the Employee Free Choice Act.

    Hour Two  - John Berlau www.cei.org Topic: Thom is challenging John on his statement about the economic crisis: In capitalism, failure is not a dirty word

    Guest: Brad Friedman www.BradBlog.com  Topic: voter fraud 
     
    Hour Three - Robert Kuttner www.demos.org  Topic: new book "Obama's Challenge"

    Guest: Senator Bernie Sanders www.sanders.senate.govTopic: Economy...government is giving the store away this week...

  • September 16 2008 show notes


    • Carl Wolfson guest hosted as Thom flew back from Peru.

    • Black Monday.

  • On the Program - Sep 22 2008


    Hour One -  John Fund www.opinionjournal.com Topic: Thom is challenging John Fund on his book - "Stealing Elections: How Voter Fraud Threatens Our Democracy”

    Hour Two -  Roni Deutch www.ronideutch.com Topic: Thom and Roni “shake it up” onthe tax payer bailouts…economic bad times or opportunities?

    Hour Three -  "Labor Segment" Thea Lee www.aflcio.org Topic: Deepening Financial System Crisis and main street USA

  • September 15 2008 show notes


    • Show live from Uni

  • On the Program - Sep 19th 2008

    "ANYTHING GOES FRIDAY"

    Hour One "Brunch With Bernie" www.sanders.senate.gov

    Hour Two - Dr. Ravi Batra  www.ravibatra.com  Topic: Is there a silver lining in this week's bad economic news?

  • September 12 2008 show notes


    • The show was guest hosted by Lee Rayburn, host on 92.1 The Mic, Madison, WI.

    • Clips from the ServiceNation Presidential Forum and Charles Gibson's interview of Sarah Palin.

    • Guest: James Thindwa, Executive Director of Chicago Jobs with Justice.

    • Guest: Kristina Wilfore, Executive Director, Ballot Initiative Strategy Center.

    • Guest: Greg Asbed, co-founder, Coalition of Immokalee workers. Slavery on Florida farms.

    • Guest: Mark Weisbrot, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research in Washington, D.C.  Bolivia.

    • Guest: Brad Friedman, Brad Blog. McCain's absentee ballot application forms.

    • Guest: Norman Stockwell, Operations Coordinator, WORT Radio in Madison, Wisconsin.

    • Guest: Debra Sweet, National Director of World Can't Wait.

    Topics, guests, upcoming events, quotes, links to articles, audio clips, books & bumper music.


     

  • September 11 2008 show notes


    Topics, guests, upcoming events, quotes, links to articles, audio clips, books & bumper music.


     

  • On the Program - Sep 18th 2008

    Quote: "The only title in our Democracy superior to that of President is the title of citizen." --Justice Louis D. Brandeis

    Hour One - Guest: William "Bill" Bamber former Sr. Managing Director at Bear Stearns & Co. (has remained anonymous til now) Topic: author of "The Bear Trap" gives inside info on financial crisis starting w/Bear Stearns

    Hour Two - Mark Krikorian www.cis.org/NewCase Topic:The New Case Against Immigration: Both Legal and Illegal

    Guest: "Taking our Country Back" Jeff Merkley www.jeffmerkley.com Topic: Jeff Merkley running for the U.S. Senate for Oregon against Senator Gordon Smith

    Hour Three - Guest: Camille Conti (goes by"CC") Host of The Cutting Edge on www.kudo1080.com Topic: McCain/Palin have sent lawyers to Alaska to squash troopergate (one is a former fed. prosecutor from NY)…what are they trying to hide?

    Guest: Bill Wielechowski Alaska State Senator www.aksenate.org/index Topic: Troopergate and Alaska's new "McCain Administration"

    Guest: Christy Harvey www.americanprogress.org Topic: News under the Radar

     

     

     

  • September 10 2008 show notes

  • On the Program - Sep 17th 2008

    Quote: “You can never have arevolution in order to establish a democracy. You must have a democracy inorder to have a revolution.”— Gilbert K. Chesterton

    Hour One - Brad Miner www.harpercollins.comTopic: Thom challenges Brad about his book "Smear Tactics: The LiberalCampaign to Defame America"

    Hour Two  - Terry Jeffrey www.cnsnews.com Topic: How big should government get? Is it bigger than we can afford?

    HourThree  - "EverythingYou Know is Wrong" Melanie Miller www.isi.orgTopic: Today is the 221st anniversary of the U.S. Constitution...butapart from the “Big Three”—Washington, Jefferson, and Madison—few Americansknow anything about our Founding Fathers

    Guest: LarryScott www.vawatchdog.org Topic: Vets issues

  • September 09 2008 show notes


    Topics, guests, upcoming events, quotes, links to articles, audio clips, books & bumper music.


     

  • An Evening With Norman Solomon and Thom Hartmann

    Friday, September 19th 2008
    7PM to 9PM (doors at 6:30PM)

    Broadway Studios
    435 Broadway Street
    San Francisco, CA
    Map It!
    No-Host Bar
    Admission: $10 at the door

    more info at www.green960.com  

  • On the Program - Sep 16th 2008

    KPOJ’s Carl Wolfson filling in for Thom today – Thom will be back tomorrow…

    Hour One

    Guest: David Moore Topic: His book - THE OPINION MAKERS: An Insider Exposes the Truth Behind the Polls.

    Guest: Gareth Porter Topic: His article "Intel Council Warned Against Raids in Pakistan”

    Hour Two

    Guest: Jonathan Stein www.motherjones.com/people/Jonathan-Stein.html

    Guest: James K. Galbraith Topic: What are the causes of Fannie's Collapse -- and how can we stop the speculators?

    Hour Three

    Guest: George Farah www.opendebates.org Topic: Why has the Commission on Presidential Debates refused to release the debate contract to the public?

  • On the Program - Sep 15th 2008

    Hour One - Thom does his show “live” from Peru – Where he just returned from – the archeology site of Caral - the most ancient city in the Western Hemisphere.

    Hour Two -  Mark Weisbrot http://www.cepr.net/index.php/bolivia-page Topic: Is Eva Morales about to be overthrown? CEPR has issued a statement today which "called on the U.S. State Department to release information detailing whom it is funding in Bolivia

    Hour Three - Chalmers Johnson Topic: In a new Mother Jones article Chalmers claims - Thanks to the policies of the Bush administration these past eight years, large majorities in numerous countries are now strongly anti-American 

  • The Thom Hartmann Program - Weekly Report Sep 15-19 2008

    September 15th - 19th 2008 Radio Guest Highlights for the Week
     
    Monday –
    Thom does his show “live” from Peru – Where he just returned from – the archeology site of Caral - the most ancient city in the Western Hemisphere.
    Guest: Mark Weisbrot http://www.cepr.net/index.php/bolivia-page Topic: Is Eva Morales about to be overthrown? CEPR has issued a statement today which "called on the U.S. State Department to release information detailing whom it is funding in Bolivia
    Guest: Chalmers Johnson Topic: In a new Mother Jones article Chalmers claims - Thanks to the policies of the Bush administration these past eight years, large majorities in numerous countries are now strongly anti-American

    Tuesday –
    Guest Host - KPOJ’s Carl Wolfson is filling in as Thom flies back from Peru

    Wednesday
    Guest: Brad Miner Topic: Thom is challenging Brad on his book Smear Tactics: The Liberal Campaign to Defame America
    Guest: Terry Jeffrey www.cnsnews.com  Topic: The issues of the day through the lens of both conservative and liberal

    Thursday
    Guest: Mark Krikorian www.cis.org/NewCase   Topic: The New Case Against Immigration: Both Legal and Illegal
    Guest: “Taking our Country Back” Jeff Merkley www.JeffMerkley.com   Topic: Jeff Merkley running for the U.S. Senate for Oregon against Senator Gordon Smith
    Guest: Christy Harvey www.americanprogress.org Topic: News under the Radar

    Friday –
    “Brunch with Bernie” – Senator Bernie Sanders taking your calls

    Events with Thom Hartmann Coming Up….

    September 15th – Thom does his show “live” from Peru – Where Thom just returned from – the archeology site of Caral the most ancient city in the Western Hemisphere for research on a book he’s writing.

    September 17th and 18th – Thom is recording a several TV show specials f
    or Link TV– times and topics to be announced

    September 19th San Francisco -  Green960 Radio
    presents and evening with Thom Hartmann and Norman Soloman location and time TBA

    October 3-4 Palm Springs Thom is speaking at The Evolution of Revolution... Shining Dawn's Early Light on Spirit, Science and the System conference at
    Renaissance Esmeralda Resort and Spa Indian Wells, California

    October 18 – Thom is participating in a panel of both conservatives and liberals at Hebrew University in LA details TBA
     
    October 19 – Booksigning at Powells Book Store 7p Cracking the Code

    November 16 – 22 – Air America Cruise to Belize

  • September 08 2008 show notes


    • Why is thedownfall of Freddie and Fannie not considered a failure of privatization? 

    • Guest: Tim Graham, director of media analysis, Media Research Center.

    • Guest: Cliff Arnebeck, chair of legal affairs for the committee of Common Cause Ohio. www.rovecybergate.com,

    • Guest: Dr. Siegfried Othmer, Homecoming for Veterans.

    Topics, guests, upcoming events, quotes, links to articles, audio clips, books & bumper music.


     

  • September 05 2008 show notes


    • "Brunch with Bernie" with Senator Bernie Sanders, Independent of Vermont.

    • Guest: Mike Farrel, actor, Joe Giarratano campaign.

    • Guest: John Garcia, Assistant Dog Care Manager, featured in the National Geographic TV Series DogTown tonight. Saving the Michael Vick dogs.

    • "Anything Goes" Friday.

    Topics, guests, upcoming events, quotes, links to articles, audio clips, books & bumper music.


     

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