Daily Topics - Thursday May 18th, 2017

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Coming up today on The Thom Hartmann Program - Your Home for the Resistance:

- Can We Have a Democracy Without a Free & Open Internet? Tom Giovannetti, Institute for Policy Innovation

- 92 Years of Malcolm X - Zayid Mohammad, Malcolm X Commemoration Committee

- Americans Have Accumulated a Total of $12.7 Trillion in Debt - a New Peak Since 2008 & What This Means...

- Dutch King Reveals He's Been An Airline Pilot For 21 Years

- The Conservative Media & Trump’s Supporters Have Used Unfounded Allegations & Conspiracies to Keep his Support...

...LIVE from Washington, DC starting at 12pm Eastern...

How Republicans Will Get Rich Throwing Millions of Americans off Healthcare

The GOP healthcare bill is wildly unpopular.

In fact, the latest polls show that it has an approval rating of just 21 percent.

The CBO says that 51 million Americans would be uninsured under the Republican party's so-called healthcare plan if it becomes law.

So why are Republicans so devoted to forcing it down our throats?

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Bloomberg said on Monday the pound had sustained its biggest fall against the dollar in 11 months

Clinton: I'll defend Israel but push for 'two-state solution

Hillary Clinton believes both Republican candidates Donald Trump and Ted Cruz "missed the mark" with their approach to the Israel-Palestinian Arab conflict
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