Quote of the Day: What a country calls its vital economic interests are not the things which enable its citizens to live, but the things which enable it to make war. Gasoline is much more likely than wheat to be a cause of international conflict. -- Simone Weil (1909-1943)
Hour One: How do we live in America after the American Dream has died?
Hour Two: As global warming consumes the world with heat, fires and floods...how can the shills for the fossil fuel industry to sew doubt and confusion? Thom has a rumble with denier William Yeatman of the Competitive Enterprise Institute www.cei.org; Plus, The Big Green Buy: How Obama can use the government's purchasing power to spark the clean-energy revolution - Christian Parenti of The Nation Magazine will be here www.thenation.com
Hour Two: "Give Me Your Papers" law is in effect...do you want big government involved in our interaction with labor? Thom confronts Jim Gilchrist, co-founder of The Minuteman Project www.minutemanproject.com