Daily Topics - Friday March 18th, 2011

Truthout proudly presents weekly installments of Thom Hartmann's much-lauded book, "Unequal Protection: How Corporations Became 'People' and How You Can Fight Back." Click here for the latest chapter

Hour One: "Brunch With Bernie" - Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) spends the hour taking your calls

Hour Two: Lates on the war on democracy - John Nichols, The Nation Magazine

Hour Three: Afghanistan, Iraq...Lybia? Time to stop the wars - Ralph Nader

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Gene Savory 8 years 35 weeks ago
#1

I have the option of shooting at my TV. I haven't exercised it, and in my self-restraint have put my .44 Colt away and went to the picket line or the keyboard.

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mathboy 8 years 35 weeks ago
#2

What is in the waters of the Great Lakes that is making Republicans go crazy? Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, Ohio. This is getting spooky.

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From Unequal Protection, 2nd Edition:
"Beneath the success and rise of American enterprise is an untold history that is antithetical to every value Americans hold dear. This is a seminal work, a godsend really, a clear message to every citizen about the need to reform our country, laws, and companies."
Paul Hawken, coauthor of Natural Capitalism and author of The Ecology of Commerce
From Screwed:
"Once again, Thom Hartmann hits the bull’s eye with a much needed exposé of the so-called ‘free market.’ Anyone concerned about the future of our nation needs to read Screwed now."
Michael Toms, Founding President, New Dimensions World Broadcasting Network and author of A Time For Choices: Deep Dialogues for Deep Democracy
From Screwed:
"If we are going to live in a Democracy, we need to have a healthy middle class. Thom Hartmann shows us how the ‘cons’ have wronged this country, and tells us what needs to be done to reclaim what it is to be American."
Eric Utne, Founder, Utne magazine