Wednesday 12 May '21 show notes

  • Now that Cheney is "Canceled" - Is The GOP Now Officially the Death Cult Party of Trump & Treason?
  • Secret Political Spending Exposed - Journalist Judd Legum, Founder - Popular.info (former founding Editor-in-Chief, Think Progress.org)
  • Totalitarians are brutal - they're bullies on steroids - and they only give up when totally defeated. Dems and good GOP need to come together to condemn treason as Cheney is doing. This is beyond policy considerations.
  • The GOP's Dark Death Plot to Win Elections - There's apparently no depth to which they won't go
  • Conversations with Great Minds: Homegrown Hate - Sara Kamali PhD, Holistic Justice Activist & Scholar of systemic inequities and White nationalism - University of Michigan / Author of the new book, HOMEGROWN HATE: Why White Nationalists and Militant Islamists are Waging War against the United States
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The GOP's Dark Death Plot to Win Elections
Thom plus logo There's apparently no depth to which they won't go.

Authoritarian Trump followers within the GOP are actively promoting death and disease among Americans to win elections. The brutality and cynicism is breathtaking.

As we saw yesterday, Rand Paul and several of his Republican colleagues in the Senate, grilling Dr. Fauci, did their best to advance one of the GOP's two major 2022/2024 election strategies.

Read more at HartmannReport.com.

-Thom
Wednesday's Daily Stack Daily Stack
Hour One: Now that Cheney is "Canceled" - Is The GOP Now Officially the Death Cult Party of Trump & Treason?
Article: "We Must Go Forward Based On Truth" by Liz Cheney.
Secret Political Spending Exposed
- Journalist Judd Legum, Founder - Popular.info (former founding Editor-in-Chief, Think Progress.org) @JuddLegum
Totalitarians are brutal - they're bullies on steroids - and they only give up when totally defeated. Dems and good GOP need to come together to condemn treason as Cheney is doing. This is beyond policy considerations.
Book: In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larson.
Bill: "H.R.1 - For the People Act of 2021" by Rep. Sarbanes, John P. [D-MD-3].
Bill: "S.1 - For the People Act of 2021" by Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR].
Bill: "S.4263 - John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act" by Sen. Leahy, Patrick J. [D-VT].
Article: "George Floyd Justice in Policing Act" by Wikipedia.

Hour Two: The GOP's Dark Death Plot to Win Elections - There's apparently no depth to which they won't go
Article: "The GOP's Dark Death Plot to Win Elections" by Thom Hartmann.
Article: "The Anthrax Attacks and the Costs of 9/11" by Tom Engelhardt.
Article: "Daily New Cases in the United States" by worldometer.
Article: "Daily New Deaths in the United States" by worldometer.
Article: "The Hayes-Tilden Electoral Commission" by James Monroe.
Article: "Rupert Murdoch" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Turnbull unloads on 'lying' News Corp" by Andrew Tillett.
Article: "Republican Presidents' Impact on the Economy" by Kimberly Amadeo.
Article: "State and Local Tax (SALT) Deduction" by Tax Foundation.

Hour Three: Conversations with Great Minds: Homegrown Hate
- Sara Kamali PhD, Holistic Justice Activist & Scholar of systemic inequities and White nationalism - University of Michigan / Author of the new book, HOMEGROWN HATE: Why White Nationalists and Militant Islamists are Waging War against the United States @SaraKamali
Article: "Guantanamo Bay detention camp" by Wikipedia.
Article: "The Turner Diaries" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Timothy McVeigh" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Oklahoma City bombing" by Wikipedia.
Article: "The Camp of the Saints" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Black Panther Party" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Malcolm X" by Wikipedia.
Article: "William Luther Pierce" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Lafayette Square, Capitol rallies met starkly different policing response" by Rachel Chason and Samantha Schmidt.
Article: "Eugenics" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Le Pen family" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Christian Identity" by Wikipedia.
Article: "QAnon" by Wikipedia.
Law: "Patriot Act", 2001.
Article: "9/11 Commission" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Hideki Tojo" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Dixiecrat" by Wikipedia.
Quote: "Segregation today! Segregation tomorrow! Segregation forever!" - George Wallace.
Article: "Japanese Internment Camps" by History.com.
Article: "Viktor Orbán" (Hungary) by Wikipedia.
Article: "How Orbán killed a radio station" by Jamie Wiseman.
Article: "The Deep Delusions of The GOP Stripped Down" by Thom Hartmann.
Article: "Night of the Long Knives" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Memorial Day" by Wikipedia.
Quote: "When the last man who remembers the horrors of the last great war dies, the next great war becomes inevitable." - attributed to Arnold Toynbee.
Article: "Biden to go one-on-one with Manchin" by Morgan Chalfant.
Thursday on The Thom Hartmann Program, 12-3pm ET
I'll be talking with Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Co-founder, Democracy At Work / Author of numerous books - his latest is The Sickness is the System (now also available as an eBook)
Plus, Professor Noam Chomsky, Laureate Professor-Department of Linguistics, College of Social & Behavioral Sciences-University of Arizona (since 2017 when he departed MIT) / Author, over 100 books, including Chomsky For Activists
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