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Why We Need to Stop Worshiping Cops

If America wants stop its slide towards authoritarianism - it needs to stop hero-worshipping police officers.

The REAL Origins of Santa & the Elves

Dr. Stephen Larsen, Stone Mountain Center / Center for Symbolic Studies. We're just days away from Christmas - which means that millions and millions of Americans are fully immersed in the Christmas spirit. But what are the real origins of this festive holiday? And why do we celebrate it by honoring a jolly fat man named Santa Claus?

The Good - The Bad - and the Very Very Pornerasticly

The Bad! Bryan Fischer! During the broadcast of his radio show Friday - the America Family Association’s policy director said that President Obama’s plan to normalize relations between the U.S. and Cuba was evidence that the president is - at heart - a communist. I’m not kidding - check it out...

Why the US is Suing NY Over Conditions at Rikers

Cecily McMillan, Occupy Activist / Justice for Cecily, joins Thom Hartmann. The federal government is suing New York City over conditions at Rikers Island prison. What’s going on at that prison - and what kind of reforms are needed there - and at prisons across America?

Why the EPA Should Get Coal Ash in Their Stocking

Tyson Slocum, Public Citizen's Energy Program, joins Thom Hartmann. For the first time ever - the EPA has decided to regulate coal ash - the highly toxic byproduct of burning coal. But did the EPA's decision go far enough to protect the environment and human lives?

Will the Case Against Darren Wilson Be Reopened?

America's Lawyer Mike Papantonio, Ring of Fire Radio, joins thom hartmann. Over the weekend - Bob McCulloch - the prosecuting attorney in the Michael Brown case - admitted during a radio interview that he presented evidence to the Darren Wilson grand jury that he knew was false.

Full Show 12/22/2014: It’s Time to Stop Idolizing the Police

Thom talks with “America’s Lawyer” Mike Papantonio about ‘Wartime Policing’ and the stunning revelation in the Michael Brown/Ferguson case. Cecily McMillan talks about the horrendous conditions at Rikers Island prison and the U.S. Fed’s decision to sue the state of New York. Tyson Slocum talks about new coal ash regulation. Dr. Stephen Larsen talks the history of Santa Claus and Thom gives his Daily Take on why Americans need to stop idolizing the police.

Conversations w/Great Minds p1 - Katrina Vanden Heuvel - Cuba: What does normalization mean?

Katrina Vanden Heuvel, The Nation Magazine joins Thom Hartmann. For tonight’s Conversations with Great Minds - we’re going to take a closer look at the momentous decision by the Obama administration to normalize relations with Cuba. First announced on Wednesday - the move - which came after months of secret negotiations - is the most significant shift in American foreign policy towards Latin America in decades. Not surprisingly - it’s also causing a lot of controversy back here in the U.S. - with many Republicans slamming the president for what they say is another example of his “weakness” But what's the real deal with America's new policy towards Cuba? And who stands to benefit most from the end of one of the last remaining Cold War standoffs?

Rumble - Another SHOCKING! Example of Police Brutality

Shelby Emmett, Attorney / Project 21 & Christy Setzer, New Heights Communications & Scott Greer, The Daily Caller join Thom Hartmann.

Rumble - Will Legalization Be Thrown Out in CO?

Shelby Emmett, Attorney / Project 21 & Christy Setzer, New Heights Communications & Scott Greer, The Daily Caller join Thom Hartmann.

Conversations w/Great Minds p2 - Katrina Vanden Heuvel - Sanctions Don’t Work

Katrina Vanden Heuvel, The Nation Magazine joins Thom Hartmann. For tonight’s Conversations with Great Minds - we’re going to take a closer look at the momentous decision by the Obama administration to normalize relations with Cuba. First announced on Wednesday - the move - which came after months of secret negotiations - is the most significant shift in American foreign policy towards Latin America in decades. Not surprisingly - it’s also causing a lot of controversy back here in the U.S. - with many Republicans slamming the president for what they say is another example of his “weakness” But what's the real deal with America's new policy towards Cuba? And who stands to benefit most from the end of one of the last remaining Cold War standoffs?

Full Show 12/19/2014: Katrina vanden Hueval of The Nation Magazine

Thom talks with Kartina vanden Hueval, Editor and Publisher of The Nation Magazine on “Conversations with Great Minds.”

On the “Big Picture Rumble,” Shelly Emmett, Christy Setzer, and Scott Greer debate continued police brutality, the Keystone XL pipeline, Cuba, Sen. Marco Rubio, Marijuana, and Sony pulling “The Interview.”

Don't frack with New York!

Thomas Linzey, Esq., Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund (CELDF) joins Thom Hartmann. After a lengthy five-year study conducted by the board of health - New York is now poised to ban fracking in the Empire State. Could this set off a nationwide trend?

Robert Kennedy Jr - What the Ban on Fracking Means

Robert Kennedy Jr, Waterkeeper Alliance / Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) joins Thom Hartmann. Since the NYC fracking ban decision was announced - environmental groups have been applauding the Cuomo administration - and urging similar actions across the country. So - will other communities and states across the country follow in New York's footsteps - and ban fracking?

Is George Zimmerman right?

George Zimmerman - Yes, that George Zimmerman - actually has something somewhat intelligent to say about guns.

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The Secret On TrumpCare Is Now Out


The Senate Republican healthcare bill is secret no more.

There's just one problem - it's not really a healthcare bill.

Don't let Mitch McConnell fool you.

Contrary to what you might have heard - Senate Republicans DID NOT unveil a healthcare bill yesterday.

They unveiled a tax cut for the rich DISGUISED as a healthcare bill.

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