Daily Topics - Monday February 1 2010
Quote: "Wall Street owns the country. It is no longer a government of the people, for the people and by the people, but a government for Wall Street, by Wall Street, and for Wall Street. The great common people of this country are slaves, and monopoly is the master...Let the bloodhounds of money who have dogged us thus far beware." -- Mary Elizabeth Lease (1890)
Hour One - Are religious cults killing democracy just like they kill people? Jeff Sharlet www.jeffsharlet.com
Hour Two - Should we all just start paying taxes to China?
Plus... "Labor Segment" Doug Cunningham www.laborradio.org
Hour Three - Steve Forbes www.forbes.com Will capitalism save us or is it destroying America?
UPCOMING EVENTS WITH THOM HARTMANN:
San Francisco, CA - Friday, February 5th from 7PM to 10:30PM - Green 960 Cruise "California Hornblower Yacht " with Thom Hartmann - Sold out! www.green960.com
Los Angeles, CA - Saturday, February 6th, 7:30pm at the Downtown Independent Theater (251 S. Main Street in L.A.) - a special screening of Robert Greenwald's powerful film "Rethink Afghanistan"...speakers include Thom Hartmann, Robert Greenwald, and Anand Gopal, Afghanistan based correspondent for the Christian Science Monitor. Free tickets!! But you MUST RSVP at www.rethinkafghanistan.com/screenings