Daily Topics - Tuesday March 27th, 2012

Catch The Thom Hartmann Program LIVE at our new time, 3-6pm Eastern!

Should "we the people" or the Supreme Court decide on Obamacare? Progressive Strategist & syndicated columnist Karl Frisch is in for Thom today with guests from the SCOTUS health care hearings radio row with Families USA - special guests include: Congresswoman Judy Chu (D-CA), Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA), Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Doug Kendall-Constitutional Accountability Center, health insurance industry whistleblower Wendell Potter and more

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mathboy 7 years 48 weeks ago
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If we have to have a sub, it's nice to have Karl. Maybe he could take up Thom's old time slot on KTLK.

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From Cracking the Code:
"In Cracking the Code, Thom Hartmann, America’s most popular, informed, and articulate progressive talk show host and political analyst, tells us what makes humans vulnerable to unscrupulous propagandists and what we can do about it. It is essential reading for all Americans who are fed up with right-wing extremists manipulating our minds and politics to promote agendas contrary to our core values and interests."
David C. Korten, author of The Great Turning: From Empire to Earth Community and When Corporations Rule the World and board chair of YES! magazine
From The Thom Hartmann Reader:
"Thom Hartmann is a literary descendent of Ben Franklin and Tom Paine. His unflinching observations and deep passion inspire us to explore contemporary culture, politics, and economics; challenge us to face the facts of the societies we are creating; and empower us to demand a better world for our children and grandchildren."
John Perkins, author of the New York Times bestselling book Confessions of an Economic Hit Man
From Cracking the Code:
"Thom Hartmann ought to be bronzed. His new book sets off from the same high plane as the last and offers explicit tools and how-to advice that will allow you to see, hear, and feel propaganda when it's directed at you and use the same techniques to refute it. His book would make a deaf-mute a better communicator. I want him on my reading table every day, and if you try one of his books, so will you."
Peter Coyote, actor and author of Sleeping Where I Fall