October 2019

  • Once a Mobster - Always a Mobster?

    Thom plus logo Politico is reporting that Donald Trump is raising millions of dollars for individual Republican senators who have signed a resolution opposing his impeachment.
  • Wednesday 30 October '19 show notes

    • Mid-day with Mark - Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)
    • Will the GOP Succeed in Destroying Social Security This Time?
    • The International Criminal Class Has Been "Buying" the GOP for Three Decades!
    • The Nuclear Industry Wants MORE of Your Tax Dollars For a Bailout - Kevin Kamps, Radioactive Waste Specialist - Beyond Nuclear

  • Will the GOP Succeed In Destroying Social Security This Time?

    Thom plus logo This week, the Republicans began rolling out their classic "Two Santa Claus" scam. When Reagan became president, the national debt was less than $1 trillion.
  • Tuesday 29 October '19 show notes

    • Ahead of Army Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman's Tuesday testimony in the House's impeachment inquiry, cable news hosts and contributors have - without evidence - questioned his loyalty to the U.S. because he was born in Ukraine...
    • America Has Become the Village Idiot When It Comes to Science...
    • 2020 Democratic Candidate for President John Delaney Talks with Thom and Takes YOUR Calls For the Hour... - John Delaney, Attorney & Businessman / Former Congressman (D-MD, 6th District) / Author - The Right Answer: How We Can Unify Our Divided Nation
  • America Has Become the Village Idiot When It Comes to Science...

    Thom plus logo A program funded by both the Bush and Obama administrations to catch and stop pandemics that could kill hundreds of millions of people was just shut down by the Trump administration.
  • Monday 28 October '19 show notes

    • How America Can Become the World's Leader in Education Again - Thom Debates Julio Rivera - Julio Rivera, Reactionary Times/Newsmax/Right Wing News/Politichicks
    • What to Do with California's PG & E? - Greg Palast, Investigative Journalist/Author/Filmmaker, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy
    • Issues of the Day - Congressman Ro Khanna (D-CA, 17th District)
    • Why Will Breitbart Be In Facebook "News"...? - Judd Legum, Journalist - Popular Information, a newsletter about politics and power
    • Science Revolution - Geeky Science
  • How the Supreme Court and the morbidly rich are ruining democracy in America

    Thom plus logo People being killed by wildfires in California and people dying because they can't afford their insulin are the same thing. Both represent the capture of government by corporations-in other words, both are symptoms of democracy in the United States being replaced by a corporate state with little regard for morality, life or the law.
  • The Danger Of Privatizing the Commons

    Thom plus logo Wildfires destroying people's homes in California and people dying because they can't afford their insulin are the same thing. Both are examples of how corporations have risen up and taken over the legislative process, turning the power of government to their own ends of ever greater profits.
  • Friday 25 October '19 show notes

    • Barr's "Criminal Investigation" of the Russia Probe is the Fruit of a Long Running Far Right Plan to Kill Democracy...
    • Anything Goes Friday...
    • Boris, Brexit & Ballots for Britain? - Victoria Jones, Executive Director - DC Radio Company LLC
    • Phantoms in the Snow...Canadians Are NOT Coming to the U.S. in Droves for Healthcare...

  • Thursday 24 October '19 show notes

    • A Criminal In the White House Is a Threat to the World
    • Can the President of the United States Actually Be Indicted? Arrested, Handcuffed, the Whole Deal...Possible?
    • About Pacifica & what's going on - Sabrina Jacobs, Vice Chairwoman/Acting Chair - Pacifica Network / Host-Rude Awakening, KPFA
    • Dr. Scott Barbour vs Thom - Is the New "Personalized Healthcare" Frame the GOP is Presenting Just Another Way to Say Profits Are More Important Than People? - Dr.

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