https://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/articles/rss.xml en Friday 9 March '18 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/friday-9-march-18-show-notes <ul> <li>Anything Goes Friday! What's on Your Mind?</li> <li>Karl Frisch, Allied Progress: Why are Florida Legislators Cowtowing to the Payday Loan Crowd?</li> <li>Anything Goes Friday - Thom Takes Your Calls</li> <li>Geeky Science - the Troubling Effects of Early Spring in the Arctic...</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/friday-9-march-18-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/friday-9-march-18-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 09 Mar 2018 22:40:27 +0000 SueN 106842 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Democrats Should Steal Trump's Thunder on Trade https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/democrats-should-steal-trumps-thunder-trade <p><img alt="" height="156" src="http://www.thomhartmann.com//sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> <strong>It's time to run bigger, better and harder on trade policies.</strong></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/democrats-should-steal-trumps-thunder-trade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/democrats-should-steal-trumps-thunder-trade#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 09 Mar 2018 22:32:39 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 106841 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 8 March '18 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/thursday-8-march-18-show-notes <ul> <li>Right to Work Laws &amp; Citizens United Are Killing Democracy / PLUS, It's International Women's Day 2018... How Are You Celebrating &amp; Recognizing Women's Accomplishments?</li> <li>Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work/Capitalism's Crisis Deepens Essays on the Global Economic Meltdown: Are We Looking at an October Meltdown?</li> <li>Mike Papantonio, Ring of Fire Radio/Law and Vengeance: Payday Lenders &amp; Watchdog Agency's Cozier Relationship</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/thursday-8-march-18-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/thursday-8-march-18-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 08 Mar 2018 22:38:28 +0000 SueN 106833 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Banding Together for the Common Good https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/banding-together-common-good <p><img alt="" height="156" src="http://www.thomhartmann.com//sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> In the beginning, there were people.<br /><br />For thousands of years, it was popular among philosophers, theologians, and social commentators to suggest that the first humans lived as disorganized, disheveled, terrified, cold, hungry, and brutal lone-wolf beasts. But both the anthropological and archeological records prove it a lie.<br /></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/banding-together-common-good" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/banding-together-common-good#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 08 Mar 2018 21:47:47 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 106831 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 7 March '18 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/wednesday-7-march-18-show-notes <ul> <li>Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District): Mid-day with Mark</li> <li>Greg Palast, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Court is Asking Kansas to PROVE Voter Fraud</li> <li>The Morbidly Rich Are Traumatizing Our Kids</li> <li>Raoul Martinez, Creating Freedom: Power, Control and the Fight For Our Future: Creating Freedom</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/wednesday-7-march-18-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/wednesday-7-march-18-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 07 Mar 2018 23:16:48 +0000 SueN 106822 at https://www.thomhartmann.com The Corporate Conquest of America https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/corporate-conquest-america <p><img alt="" height="156" src="http://www.thomhartmann.com//sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> While corporations can live forever, exist in several different places at the same time, change their identities at will, and even chop off parts of themselves or sprout new parts, the chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, according to its reporter, had said that they are "persons" under the Constitution, with constitutional rights and protections as accorded to human beings.</p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/corporate-conquest-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/corporate-conquest-america#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 07 Mar 2018 22:33:31 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 106821 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 6 March '18 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/tuesday-6-march-18-show-notes <ul> <li>CBO Warns that Democrat &amp; Republican Backed Billis Just a Big Wet Kiss to Wall Street</li> <li>Jerome Corsi PhD, Infowars: Killing the Deep State</li> <li>Pramilla Malick, Protect Orange County (NY): Don't Frack it Up</li> <li>David Stockman, Former Director-Office of Management &amp; Budget (Reagan Admin)/David Stockman's Contra Corner: The Debt Tornado</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/tuesday-6-march-18-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/tuesday-6-march-18-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 06 Mar 2018 22:59:54 +0000 SueN 106809 at https://www.thomhartmann.com The History of Healing Trauma With Hypnosis https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/history-healing-trauma-hypnosis <p><img alt="" height="156" src="http://www.thomhartmann.com//sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> <strong>Freud and Ben Franklin were among the pioneers of bilateral therapy.</strong></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/history-healing-trauma-hypnosis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/history-healing-trauma-hypnosis#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 06 Mar 2018 22:42:34 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 106808 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Monday 5 March '18 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/monday-5-march-18-show-notes <ul> <li>Cuba: Viva La Revolution...</li> <li>Dr. Stephanie Kelton, Stonybrook University/The Sanders Institute: Trump, Trade and the Failure of the Neoliberalism Experiment of the 80's &amp; 90's...</li> <li>Dean Obeidallah, SiriusXM Progress/The Daily Beast: Nikolas Cruz was a Racist...Does that Make His Attack Terrorism?</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/monday-5-march-18-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/monday-5-march-18-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Mon, 05 Mar 2018 22:51:17 +0000 SueN 106798 at https://www.thomhartmann.com The Battle to Save Democracy https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/battle-save-democracy-0 <p><img alt="" height="156" src="http://www.thomhartmann.com//sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> On September 2, 2009, the transnational pharmaceutical giant Pfizer pled guilty to multiple criminal felonies. It had been marketing drugs in a way that may well have led to the deaths of people and that definitely led physicians to prescribe and patients to use pharmaceuticals in ways they were not intended.<br /></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/battle-save-democracy-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/battle-save-democracy-0#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Mon, 05 Mar 2018 22:27:18 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 106797 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Monday March 5th, 2018 https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/daily-topics-monday-march-5th-2018 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-show-header" style="font-size: 14px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); color: rgb(20, 24, 35);"> <div class="field-items" style="font-size: 14px;"> <div class="field-item odd" style="font-size: 14px;"> <p style="font-size: 14px;"><em style="font-size: 14px;">Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat" style="font-size: 14px;">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> </div></div></div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/daily-topics-monday-march-5th-2018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/daily-topics-monday-march-5th-2018#comments Live Blog Mon, 05 Mar 2018 17:11:40 +0000 thboardop 106791 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Friday 2 March '18 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/friday-2-march-18-show-notes <ul> <li>In for Thom, Alex Lawson, Executive Director-Social Security Works</li> <li>Anything Goes Friday! Alex takes your calls</li> <li>9/11 videos on YouTube, "Syrup Gate" and the great Canadian syrup robbery...really?!</li> <li>Andy Brodock, Medicare For All Advocate: His late wife Naomi's battle with cancer and her legacy...</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/friday-2-march-18-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/friday-2-march-18-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 02 Mar 2018 22:33:44 +0000 SueN 106783 at https://www.thomhartmann.com How to Prevent More Billionaires from Happening https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/how-prevent-more-billionaires-happening <p><img alt="" height="156" src="http://www.thomhartmann.com//sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> <strong>How did we end up with an infestation of billionaires?</strong><br /><br />Imagine a society with no billionaires.<br /></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/how-prevent-more-billionaires-happening" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/how-prevent-more-billionaires-happening#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 02 Mar 2018 22:12:39 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 106781 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 1 March '18 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/thursday-1-march-18-show-notes <ul> <li>In for Thom, Alex Lawson, Executive Director-Social Security Works</li> <li>Mark Miller, Jolt: Stories of Trauma and Transformation/Reuters: Trauma and Transformation</li> <li>Jasmine Jefferson, Legislative Director-Social Security Works: Trump's Immoral Budget</li> <li>David Neiwert, Alt-America: The Rise of the Radical Right in the Age of Trump/Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC): Trump &amp; the Rise of the Radical Right</li> <li>LJM, We Act Radio: Black Panther and Black Excellence</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/thursday-1-march-18-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/thursday-1-march-18-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 01 Mar 2018 22:57:18 +0000 SueN 106771 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Greetings from Thom in Cuba with Code Pink https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/greetings-thom-cuba-code-pink <p><img alt="" height="156" src="http://www.thomhartmann.com//sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /></p> <p><img alt="" height="470" src="/sites/default/files/resize/greetings_from_thom_in_cuba_with_code_pink_img_2284-960x470.jpg" width="960" /></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/03/greetings-thom-cuba-code-pink#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 01 Mar 2018 21:53:48 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 106769 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 28 February '18 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/wednesday-28-february-18-show-notes <ul> <li>In for Thom, Alex Lawson, Executive Director-Social Security Works</li> <li>Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District): Mid-day with Mark</li> <li>Attorney at Law/Activist Jason Flores-Williams Esq.: Dissent in Trump's America</li> <li>Ebonie Land, Social Security Works: Politicians on the Corporate Payroll Don't Represent YOU</li> <li>Jason Linkins, Think Progress: Schoolhouse Wreck: The Betsy DeVos Story</li> <li>Charles Sauer, The Market Institute, Profit Motive: What Drives the Things We Do: Profit Motive ...a Libertarian View</li> </ul><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/wednesday-28-february-18-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/wednesday-28-february-18-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 28 Feb 2018 23:32:21 +0000 SueN 106764 at https://www.thomhartmann.com What's the Trump administration doing in the face of the rise of armed hatred in the United States? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/whats-trump-administration-doing-face-rise-armed-hatred-united-states <p>In addition to the <a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/far-right-feels-welcome-america-after-trump-removes-white-supremacists-list-extremists" linktype="link" track="on">hard Nazi right celebrating Donald Trump's election</a>, we've got this kid who murdered all these students in Parkland wearing a Make America Great Again hat and putting his swastikas in his books.<br /></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/whats-trump-administration-doing-face-rise-armed-hatred-united-states" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/whats-trump-administration-doing-face-rise-armed-hatred-united-states#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 28 Feb 2018 23:14:07 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 106761 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 27 February '18 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/tuesday-27-february-18-show-notes <ul> <li>In for Thom, Alex Lawson, Executive Director-Social Security Works</li> <li>Dr. Stephanie Kelton, Stonybrook University/The Sanders Institute: How Student Debt Forgiveness Would Boost Our Economy</li> <li>Ben Wakana, Patients for Affordable Drugs: Battling Skyrocketing Drug Prices</li> <li>Michael Lighty, National Nurses United: Media Democracy in the Fight for Medicare For All...?</li> <li>Harry Waisbren, Act.TV: The Media Truth Revolution</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/tuesday-27-february-18-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/tuesday-27-february-18-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 27 Feb 2018 22:59:08 +0000 SueN 106753 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Far Right Feels Welcome in America After Trump Removes White Supremacists From List Of Extremists https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/far-right-feels-welcome-america-after-trump-removes-white-supremacists-list-extremists <p><img alt="" height="156" src="http://www.thomhartmann.com//sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> So what's the Trump administration doing in the face of the rise of armed hatred in the United States? Weaponized hatred in the United States, whether it's Russian bots or whether it's Republican bots or whether it's Japanese bots - apparently they've participated in some of these swarms. What is the Trump administration doing?<br /></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/far-right-feels-welcome-america-after-trump-removes-white-supremacists-list-extremists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/far-right-feels-welcome-america-after-trump-removes-white-supremacists-list-extremists#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 27 Feb 2018 22:37:21 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 106752 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Monday 26 February '18 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/monday-26-february-18-show-notes <ul> <li>In for Thom, Alex Lawson, Executive Director-Social Security Works</li> <li>Congressman Ro Khanna (D-CA, 17th District): Issues of the day ad your calls</li> <li>Linda Benesch, Social Security Works: Stealth Attacks on Social Security</li> <li>Is It Time to Abolish I.C.E.?</li> <li>Gun Violence...Will Anyone Be Left Standing?</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/monday-26-february-18-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/monday-26-february-18-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Mon, 26 Feb 2018 22:56:45 +0000 SueN 106744 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Tom Cotton Sends Cease and Desist Letter to Constituents. What Happened to Democracy? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/tom-cotton-sends-cease-and-desist-letter-constituents-what-happened-democracy <p><img alt="" height="156" src="http://www.thomhartmann.com//sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> When young people or anybody goes to speak to their Republican members of the House or Senate, they generally don't get through. These guys aren't holding town hall meetings any more at all. <a href="https://twitter.com/TomthunkitsMind/status/965833512069853184" linktype="link" track="on">Tomthunkit</a> tweeted this...</p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/tom-cotton-sends-cease-and-desist-letter-constituents-what-happened-democracy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/tom-cotton-sends-cease-and-desist-letter-constituents-what-happened-democracy#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Mon, 26 Feb 2018 22:37:25 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 106743 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Friday 23 February '18 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/friday-23-february-18-show-notes <ul> <li>Beware the trolls / PLUS, Anything Goes...what's on your mind?</li> <li>Mimi Kennedy, Progressive Democrats of America/Mom on CBS: How We Can Bring Back Election Integrity &amp; Transparency</li> <li>John Roberts Brakey, AUDIT-USA (Americans United for Democracy, Integrity and Transparency in Elections): How We Can Bring Back Election Integrity &amp; Transparency</li> <li>Anything Goes...Thom Takes Your Calls</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/friday-23-february-18-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/friday-23-february-18-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 23 Feb 2018 23:27:23 +0000 SueN 106734 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Young People in Hard Right's Crosshairs https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/young-people-hard-rights-crosshairs <p><img alt="" height="156" src="http://www.thomhartmann.com//sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> The war against young people is continuing.<br /></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/young-people-hard-rights-crosshairs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/young-people-hard-rights-crosshairs#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 23 Feb 2018 23:10:14 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 106731 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 22 February '18 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/thursday-22-february-18-show-notes <p> <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"><br /> <html><br /> <head> <title> NL Thu 22 February 2018 </title> </head></html></!doctype></p> <!-- check for politicalbrief --><!-- check for politicalbrief --><!-- January February March April May June July August September October November December NL 20180222 Thu.html February 22 2018 Thursday The Thom Hartmann Program Thurs 22 February 2018 --><!-- January February March April May June July August September October November December NL 20180222 Thu.html February 22 2018 Thursday The Thom Hartmann Program Thurs 22 February 2018 --><p><body></body></p> <ul> <li>Julio Rivera, Reactionary Times/Newsmax/Right Wing News/Politichicks: How to Protect America From Gun Violence</li> </ul><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/thursday-22-february-18-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/thursday-22-february-18-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 22 Feb 2018 23:39:10 +0000 SueN 106720 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Idaho State Senator Threatens High School Kids with Arrest for Participating in Democracy https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/idaho-state-senator-threatens-high-school-kids-arrest-participating-democracy <p><img alt="" height="156" src="http://www.thomhartmann.com//sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> The ugly face of Republican authoritarianism.<br /></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/idaho-state-senator-threatens-high-school-kids-arrest-participating-democracy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2018/02/idaho-state-senator-threatens-high-school-kids-arrest-participating-democracy#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 22 Feb 2018 23:13:03 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 106718 at https://www.thomhartmann.com