June 2015

Tobacco Companies Ordered to Pay $15B in DAMAGES

The 'Tobacco industry 'the evilest' of all the evil corporations. They make money the old fashioned way, they seduce young people into buying their addictive products

Republicans certainly Hypocritical on Bernie's Fiction

Today, 6-1-15, Morning Joe again was going on and on about Bernie's ficiton from 43 years ago. He seems to have forgotten that Bernie admitted to writting "bad fiction" 43 years ago while Hastert "did the real thing" with children in his care.

"The end of Florida?"

http://www.miamiherald.com/opinion/editorials/article22639026.html

Pope Francis: Causing Climate Change Is a "Sin"

We must hold key contributors to the collapse of our planet’s atmosphere to support life personally liable. They are committing Crimes Against Humanity on an unprecedented scale. We had the Nuremburg trails, now it is time for the Climate trails. Don’t our children deserve at least that much?

https://www.dailykos.com/story/2014/05/21/1300969/-Pope-Francis-Causing-Climate-Change-Is-a-Sin?detail=emailclassic

Fox News, or MSNBC

Study by researchers at UCSB shows that as people non-consciously categorize others by political affiliation, they ignore race -- but not age or gender

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA - SANTA BARBARA

PUBLIC RELEASE: 28-MAY-2015

America's Worst Charities

I have noticed many store clerks asking if I would like to donate to some charity when I pay for my goods. I have heard so much in the news, lately, about how these 4 relatively large charities..one something to do with breast cancer and another something to do with a child's dying wish. Who can keep track of them all? Many try to fool you into thinking they are legitimate charities by having a similar sounding name to more trusted and respectable charities.

Come Cruise with Thom Hartmann in July 2020

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America Needs To Move Seniors Out of Poverty and to Stop Choosing Between Food & Medicine

Thom plus logo For decades, progressives have been talking about eliminating the cap on the Social Security tax and raising Social Security benefits enough that retired and disabled people can actually survive.