The Thom Hartmann Program - December 17th 2007

Guests & Topics

So today, we dumped another 70 million tons of global-warming pollution into the thin shell of atmosphere surrounding our planet, as if it were an open sewer. And tomorrow, we will dump a slightly larger amount, with the cumulative concentrations now trapping more and more heat from the sun. As a result, the earth has a fever. And the fever is rising. The experts have told us it is not a passing affliction that will heal by itself. We asked for a second opinion. And a third. And a fourth. And the consistent conclusion, restated with increasing alarm, is that something basic is wrong. We are what is wrong, and we must make it right.
- Al Gore

Hour One - Are American’s just too lazy to rescue the American economy?

Hour Two - Is Chris Dodd throwing a Boston Tea Party?

Hour Three - Washington’s 1st district Rep. Jay Inslee on his book
Apollo's Fire: Igniting America's Clean Energy Economy

Guest: Stewart Acuff www.aflcio.org is vowing more aggressive strategies to protect workers’ rights

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