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 Thom’s Upcoming Booksignings for The Crash of 2016: The Plot to Destroy America--and What We Can Do to Stop It -

 - Thursday, May 1st - 730pm - Seattle, WA - Seattle Town Hall in the Great Hall (enter on 8th Ave) Event Sponsored by Elliot Bay Books and The Town Hall Civics Series - $5 at the door. More details at

- Friday, May 2nd - 7pm - Portland, OR - The First Unitarian Church. More details at Local active groups will be there before and after event.

- Friday, May 10th - 7pm - Northampton, MA - The Parlor Room - It’s free but you have to sign up at

- Saturday, May 3rd - Thom’s TEDX talk in Portland, OR - SOLD OUT

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NEED TO KNOW: The Medicaid Red State Donut Hole is Killing People

- Kevin Martin, Project 21
- Andrew Kloster, Heritage Foundation
BEST OF THE REST: The Cowboys & Indians Ride Into DC...

- Shane Red Hawk, Sicangu Lakota band of the Rosebud Sioux Nation / Cowboy and Indian Alliance (CIA)
- Mike Blocher, Nebraska Rancher / Cowboy and Indian Alliance (CIA)

Is Portugal a New Model for Socialism?
Martin Winiecki, Institute for Global Peace Work / Tamera Peace Research Center

DAILY TAKE: The Flat Earth Society has Arisen Again

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