- May. 26, 2010 7:11 amBy SueN
- May. 25, 2010 7:47 amBy louisehartmann
The Washington Post is reporting that the federal agency in charge of regulating offshore oil drilling repeatedly ignored warnings from government scientists about risks to the environment in a push to quickly approve energy exploration activities.
Also, an inspector general report discovered that during the Bush administration, regulators allowed industry officials to fill out their own inspection reports in pencil and the regulators themselves then traced over the pencil writing in pen and signed off on the reports.
- May. 25, 2010 7:37 amBy louisehartmann
Quote: “History records that the money changers have used every form of abuse, intrigue, deceit, and violent means possible to maintain their control over governments by controlling money and its issuance.” – James Madison
- May. 25, 2010 6:39 amBy SueN
- Isn't the Texas school board reinventing America as the Puritan nation of the Salem witch trials?
- May. 24, 2010 7:20 amBy louisehartmann
Hour One - Isn't the Texas school board reinventing America as the Puritan nation of the Salem witch trials? Jonathan Saenz www.libertylegal.org
Plus - The Oil Spill: Has the privatization of Government failed Obama and us?
Hour Two - Has the economic disaster reached the point where corporate monopolies and rich guys are starting to worry? Economist Floyd Brown www.floydbrown.com
- May. 24, 2010 7:06 amBy louisehartmann
- May. 24, 2010 4:52 amBy SueN
Thom Hartmann: Will our oceans survive? Are we doomed? The oceans are the principle source of oxygen for this planet. Stiv Wilson is with us. He’s with the five, is it pronounced Gyres, Stiv?
Stiv Wilson: Depends on where you are.
Thom Hartmann: Or Gyres?
Stiv Wilson: Gyre or Gyre will work.
Thom Hartmann: Which is English and which is American English?
Stiv Wilson: American is Gyre for sure.
Transcript: Thom Hartmann asks Brian Sussman, how extensive is right wing and fossil fuel industry infiltration of the global warming debate? 13 May '10.May. 24, 2010 4:50 amBy SueN
Thom Hartmann: And welcome back Thom Hartmann here with you. Brian Sussman is on the line with us. He’s the author of, he’s a veteran meteorologist, as in weather man, and the author of a new book, “Climategate.” The subtitle, “A Veteran Meteorologist Exposes the Global Warming Scam.” DebateMeAlGore.com Brian’s website. Brian welcome to the show.
Transcript: Thom Hartmann asks Peter Pitts, where are all the dead Canadians and why does Big Pharma want more seniors to have to choose between dog food and pills? 13 May '10.May. 24, 2010 4:48 amBy SueN
Thom Hartmann: Peter Pitts on the line with us, he is the former associate commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration in the Bush administration and currently a director with Porter Novelli, a PR firm and president and co-founder of the Center for Medicine in the Public Interest , which had its origins as a project of the Pacific Research Institute, a San Francisco think tank with ties to Phillip Morris. Peter, welcome to the program.
Transcript: Thom Hartmann asks Matt Welch, why won't American companies lobby for better education for American workers instead of importing them? 13 May '10.May. 24, 2010 4:46 amBy SueN
Thom Hartmann: Our quote for the day from Franklin D. Roosevelt: “The school is the last expenditure upon which Americans should be willing to economize.”
And apropos of that, Matt Welch is here with us. He’s the editor in chief of Reason Magazine, Reason.com the website. And Matt, first of all, welcome to the program.
Matt Welch: Thank you very much.