The Thom Hartmann Program is looking for message board and liveblog moderators

The Thom Hartmann Program is looking for message board moderators

Here are some things to consider if you'd like to apply:

  • Liberals, centrists and everyone in between are fine to serve as moderators here.
  • We prefer people who have been members for a while, and require that you spend some time on the forum before applying. You must be at least 18 years old.
  • You must be able to log on to The Thom Hartmann Program regularly.
  • There will be times that The Thom Hartmann Program will occasionally overturn decisions you made, or to make specific requests regarding the manner in which you participate on The Thom Hartmann Program while you're a moderator.
  • If you can't controll your emotions & behavior, or you can't be fair to a particular group of people, please do not sign up to be a moderator.
  • We encourage moderators to help begin threads with the news and topics of the day.

Here's how to volunteer:
SEND US AN EMAIL WITH THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION - This will be confidential to Louise, Thom and Sue who runs the forum.

Send an email to louise@thomhartmann.com with the word "moderator" in the subject line.

  • Your real name
  • Your forum username
  • Your address
  • Your telephone number
  • Your email
  • How much time you spend on The Thom Hartmann Program message boards
  • A brief statement which generally outlines your political views and why you would like to be a moderator

Thom's Blog Is On the Move

Hello All

Today, we are closing Thom's blog in this space and moving to a new home.

Please follow us across to hartmannreport.com - this will be the only place going forward to read Thom's blog posts and articles.

From The Thom Hartmann Reader:
"In an age rife with media-inspired confusion and political cowardice, we yearn for a decent, caring, deeply human soul whose grasp of the problems confronting us provides a light by which we can make our way through the quagmire of lies, distortions, pandering, and hollow self-puffery that strips the American Dream of its promise. How lucky we are, then, to have access to the wit, wisdom, and willingness of Thom Hartmann, who shares with us here that very light, grown out of his own life experience."
Mike Farrell, actor, political activist, and author of Just Call Me Mike and Of Mule and Man
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From Screwed:
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