Daily Topics - Thursday June 29th, 2017

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

- In the 1970s, a wave of abuse swept through nursing homes…Medicaid cuts could cause the same thing to happen to granny again - Thom vs Conservative Julio Rivera, Reactionary Times

- Trump's Media Malpractice Watch... Katrina vanden Heuvel, The Nation Magazine/Washington Post

- CIA Torture conversation: "You Guys Are Pussies (If you don't keep torturing)"...

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Who Will Stop World War III?

Thom plus logo Back in 2001, after 9/11, Congress gave the president the authority to basically wage war anywhere in the world where there were governments affiliated with Al Qaeda, the radical Sunni Muslim group that came out of the Saudi Wahhabist movement. Iran is Shia Muslim, essentially the sworn enemies of the Sunnis.

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

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