Hartmann: Protectionism isn't a lousy idea

David Selig, conservative commentator vs. Thom Hartmann. So-called Free Trade is nothing but a transnational corporate gimmick that both political parties have bought into today. And the first Party that has enough guts to tell transnational CEOs "no" - and ditch Free-Trade will win big at the polls.

The Founders Created the Electoral College to Prevent a Foreign-Influenced Candidate From Winning - It Didn't Stop Trump, so Let's Scrap It

Thom plus logo It's time to take another step forward in fine-tuning our republic and abolish the Electoral College.

America's Founders and Framers thought they could use the Electoral College to prevent somebody like Donald Trump from ever becoming president. Unfortunately, they were wrong, and now we're paying the price.