https://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/articles/rss.xml en Wednesday 30 September '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/wednesday-30-september-20-show-notes <ul> <li>How should the Moderator... and the Media... Handle the Next Debate?</li> <li>Trump goes full authoritarian dictator</li> <li>Mid-day with Mark - Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)</li> <li>Science Revolution: How the NEXT Pandemic Could Arrive in America and How We Can Stop It - Tanya Sanerib, International Legal Director &amp; Senior Attorney - Center for Biological Diversity (&amp; lead author on the report)</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/wednesday-30-september-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/wednesday-30-september-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 01 Oct 2020 00:24:47 +0000 SueN 112775 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Trump Goes Full Authoritarian Dictator https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/trump-goes-full-authoritarian-dictator <div><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/blog" track="on"><img align="left" alt="Thom plus logo" border="0" height="156" hspace="5" src="http://cdn3.thomhartmann.com/sites/default/files/thom%20and%20logo_13.jpg" vspace="5" width="156" /></a> What we saw last night was the dictator's playbook.<br /><br />Tell violent white supremacist racists to "stand by" and encourage them to show up at polling places to intimidate voters.<br /><br />Bully, bluster and threaten like Mussolini did, promoting your brand as "tough guy" when in fact you're a lazy coward.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/trump-goes-full-authoritarian-dictator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/trump-goes-full-authoritarian-dictator#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 30 Sep 2020 23:29:41 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112773 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 29 September '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/tuesday-29-september-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Is every single part of the Trump presidency a con?</li> <li>Can it happen here? Is it happening here? The "F" word-fascism. - Professor Jason Stanley, Jacob Urowsky Professor of Philosophy at Yale University / Author of 4 books, including most recently, How Fascism Works: The Politics Of Us And Them</li> <li>Wisconsin "Movers" Voter Purge List Errors - Greg Palast, The Guardian / Investigative Journalist/Author/Filmmaker, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy / His new book, How Trump Stole 2020: The Hunt For America's Vanished Voters.</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/tuesday-29-september-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/tuesday-29-september-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 30 Sep 2020 15:01:12 +0000 SueN 112767 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Is Every Single Part Of the Trump Presidency a Con? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/every-single-part-trump-presidency-con <div><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/blog" track="on"><img align="left" alt="Thom plus logo" border="0" height="156" hspace="5" src="http://cdn3.thomhartmann.com/sites/default/files/thom%20and%20logo_13.jpg" vspace="5" width="156" /></a> Donald Trump swindled his father's estate for several hundred million dollars and turned himself into a phony billionaire. We now know it was all a con.<br /><br />The Trump administration, according to today's New York Times, was leaning on the CDC to provide any kind of evidence, no matter how thin or meaningless, that could be used to justify opening schools. We now know that was all a con.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/every-single-part-trump-presidency-con" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/every-single-part-trump-presidency-con#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 29 Sep 2020 22:35:30 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112761 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Monday 28 September '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/monday-28-september-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Trump is Broke: Has He Already Sold Out America to Get the Money He Needs?</li> <li>"...this is who he is and always has been. A lying, cheating felon. Lock him up!" - Tony Schwartz Former Trump ghostwriter - The Art of the Deal / Author of the new audible audio book, Dealing with the Devil: My Mother, Trump and Me</li> <li>Obamacare, SCOTUS and the Case for Medicare For All - Dr. Sam Metz, Retired Anesthesiologist / Member-PNHP &amp; Mad As Hell Doctors</li> <li>Fix Our Senate - Eli Zupnick, Comms Director - Fix Our Senate</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/monday-28-september-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/monday-28-september-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 29 Sep 2020 15:37:30 +0000 SueN 112757 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Trump is Broke: Has He Already Sold Out America To Get the Money He Needs? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/trump-broke-has-he-already-sold-out-america-get-money-he-needs <div><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/blog" track="on"><img align="left" alt="Thom plus logo" border="0" height="156" hspace="5" src="http://cdn3.thomhartmann.com/sites/default/files/thom%20and%20logo_13.jpg" vspace="5" width="156" /></a> Back in the day, Donald Trump's niece alleges, he stole hundreds of millions of dollars from his father's estate, screwing his other family members and the IRS (you and me).<br /><br />He then went on a massive spending binge, pouring that money into airlines, steaks, vodka, Trump-branded games, casinos, a fake university, etc. Virtually all of them failed, and he experienced multiple bankruptcies.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/trump-broke-has-he-already-sold-out-america-get-money-he-needs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/trump-broke-has-he-already-sold-out-america-get-money-he-needs#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Mon, 28 Sep 2020 22:27:14 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112750 at https://www.thomhartmann.com The Republican Party's sordid history in Florida shows just how far they'll go to save Trump https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/republican-partys-sordid-history-florida-shows-just-how-far-theyll-go-save-trump <div><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/blog" track="on"><img align="left" alt="Thom plus logo" border="0" height="156" hspace="5" src="http://cdn3.thomhartmann.com/sites/default/files/thom%20and%20logo_13.jpg" vspace="5" width="156" /></a> Those who forget history, the old saying goes, are doomed to repeat it.<br /><br />"Lawmakers on both sides indicated Tuesday that the Republican-dominated Legislature will call a special session by the end of the week to appoint its own slate of delegates to the electoral college," wrote Jeffrey Gettleman for <a href="https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-2000-nov-29-mn-58820-story.html" linktype="link" track="on"><em>The Los Angeles Times</em></a> on November 29, 2000 </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/republican-partys-sordid-history-florida-shows-just-how-far-theyll-go-save-trump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/republican-partys-sordid-history-florida-shows-just-how-far-theyll-go-save-trump#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Mon, 28 Sep 2020 15:59:40 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112745 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Friday 25 September '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/friday-25-september-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Has Trump Declared War on "We the People?"</li> <li>Issues of the Day - Congressman Ro Khanna (D-CA, 17th District)</li> <li>How Pot Might Help Your Memory...</li> <li>Anything Goes Friday...What's On Your Mind?</li> </ul> <p><!-- <li>Anything Goes!</li> --><!-- <li>Anything Goes!</li> --></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/friday-25-september-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/friday-25-september-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Mon, 28 Sep 2020 13:55:35 +0000 SueN 112744 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Republicans ruthlessly reshaped America to hold onto power - can Dems do the same thing to save it? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/republicans-ruthlessly-reshaped-america-hold-power-can-dems-do-same-thing-save-it <div><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/blog" track="on"><img align="left" alt="Thom plus logo" border="0" height="156" hspace="5" src="http://cdn3.thomhartmann.com/sites/default/files/thom%20and%20logo_13.jpg" vspace="5" width="156" /></a> In the power grab to fill the Supreme Court seat announced <a href="https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2020/09/four-reasons-doubt-mitch-mcconnells-power/616416/">the same evening</a> as the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Mitch McConnell didn't do anything new. The GOP has a long history of playing hardball power politics.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/republicans-ruthlessly-reshaped-america-hold-power-can-dems-do-same-thing-save-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/republicans-ruthlessly-reshaped-america-hold-power-can-dems-do-same-thing-save-it#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 25 Sep 2020 15:11:45 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112734 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 24 September '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/thursday-24-september-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Can Trump Get Away With Normalizing a Coup?</li> <li>The Economics of Police Brutality &amp; Racism - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work / Author of numerous books - his latest is The Sickness is the System</li> <li>How the Trump Administration is Turning Bolivia Towards Authoritarianism - Mark Weisbrot, Co-Director, Center for Economic &amp; Policy Research / President-Just Foreign Policy / Author of several books including "FAILED: What the "Experts" Got Wrong about the Global Economy"</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/thursday-24-september-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/thursday-24-september-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 25 Sep 2020 13:38:12 +0000 SueN 112733 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Can Trump get away with normalizing a coup? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/can-trump-get-away-normalizing-coup <div><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/blog" track="on"><img align="left" alt="Thom plus logo" border="0" height="156" hspace="5" src="http://cdn3.thomhartmann.com/sites/default/files/thom%20and%20logo_13.jpg" vspace="5" width="156" /></a> One of the big lessons that Donald Trump has learned through his years at the center of the New York tabloid media is that he can normalize just about anything.<br /><br />When he was getting bad press because he was having an affair on his first wife, for example, he called newspapers pretending to be his own assistant to say that Marla Maples was astonished with "the best sex ever." It changed the entire newspaper narrative, and Trump proved to himself one more time that he can normalize just about anything.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/can-trump-get-away-normalizing-coup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/can-trump-get-away-normalizing-coup#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 24 Sep 2020 22:27:08 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112728 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 23 September '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/wednesday-23-september-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Mid-day with Mark - Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)</li> <li>Why Does Ron DeSantis Want It To Be Legal To Hit Protestors With Cars? - Commissioner Nikki Fried (D-FL) Florida Commissioner of Agriculture &amp; Consumer Services / Attorney &amp; Activist (highest ranking Democrat in Florida &amp; was a keynote speaker at the Democratic National Convention.)</li> <li>Trump Has Told Us How He &amp; the Republicans Plans to Steal This Election - Can We Stop Him &amp; Save Our Republic?</li> <li>"My Dad Was Not a Nobody..." - Kristin Urquiza, MPA Co-Founder &amp; Chief Activist - Marked By Covid / she is the daughter of Mark Anthony Urquiza who died from Covid-19 in June ("...his only underlying condition was believing Donald Trump.") (Kristin also spoke at the Convention)</li> <li>Why GA's Secretary of State Is Worried About THIS Lawsuit - Greg Palast, The Guardian / Investigative Journalist/Author/Filmmaker, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy / His new book, How Trump Stole 2020: The Hunt For America's Vanished Voters.</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/wednesday-23-september-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/wednesday-23-september-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 24 Sep 2020 16:00:50 +0000 SueN 112723 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Trump has told us how he and the Republicans plan to steal this election: can we stop him and save our republic? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/trump-has-told-us-how-he-and-republicans-plan-steal-election-can-we-stop-him-and-save-o <div><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/blog" track="on"><img align="left" alt="Thom plus logo" border="0" height="156" hspace="5" src="http://cdn3.thomhartmann.com/sites/default/files/thom%20and%20logo_13.jpg" vspace="5" width="156" /></a> Donald Trump became president by exploiting a loophole called the Electoral College. The majority of Americans did not want him or vote for him as president, but he's there anyway.<br /><br />Now he's planning on using a different loophole, the 12th Amendment, to hang onto power.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/trump-has-told-us-how-he-and-republicans-plan-steal-election-can-we-stop-him-and-save-o" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/trump-has-told-us-how-he-and-republicans-plan-steal-election-can-we-stop-him-and-save-o#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 23 Sep 2020 23:44:22 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112719 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 22 September '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/tuesday-22-september-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Trump "never noticed" a modern-day American genocide</li> <li>Trump courts cult - Judd Legum, Founder - Popular.info (former founding Editor-in-Chief, Think Progress.org)</li> <li>Will New Mexico Be Getting a Radioactive Waste Dump? - Kevin Kamps, Radioactive Waste Specialist - Beyond Nuclear</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/tuesday-22-september-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/tuesday-22-september-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 23 Sep 2020 15:44:42 +0000 SueN 112714 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Trump "Never Noticed" A Modern-Day American Genocide https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/trump-never-noticed-modern-day-american-genocide <div><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/blog" track="on"><img align="left" alt="Thom plus logo" border="0" height="156" hspace="5" src="http://cdn3.thomhartmann.com/sites/default/files/thom%20and%20logo_13.jpg" vspace="5" width="156" /></a> Donald Trump said in a rally last night that the coronavirus, "Affects virtually nobody."<br /><br />Apparently "virtually nobody" means 200,000 dead Americans, ranging in age from the elderly to infants.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/trump-never-noticed-modern-day-american-genocide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/trump-never-noticed-modern-day-american-genocide#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 22 Sep 2020 23:03:11 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112707 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Monday 21 September '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/monday-21-september-20-show-notes <ul> <li>A Hard-Right Supreme Court Nominee Could Completely Alter Life As We Know It...</li> <li>Community Policing, RBG &amp; What's At Stake In This Election? - Laura Flanders, Host-The Laura Flanders Show on PBS stations nationwide / / host-Grit TV / Contributor-The Nation Magazine &amp; Author of 6 books including, Blue GRIT: True Democrats Take Back Politics from the Politicians</li> <li>White Supremacists Are a Threat To This Election - Ken Klippenstein, DC Correspondent - The Nation Magazine</li> <li>What's At Stake With the Courts? - Alphonso David, President - Human Rights Campaign (the nation's largest organization fighting for LGBTQ equality)/ Attorney &amp; LGBT Civil Rights Leader</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/monday-21-september-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/monday-21-september-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 22 Sep 2020 15:22:23 +0000 SueN 112703 at https://www.thomhartmann.com A Hard-right Supreme Court Nominee Could Completely Alter Life As We Know It https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/hard-right-supreme-court-nominee-could-completely-alter-life-we-know-it <div><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/blog" track="on"><img align="left" alt="Thom plus logo" border="0" height="156" hspace="5" src="http://cdn3.thomhartmann.com/sites/default/files/thom%20and%20logo_13.jpg" vspace="5" width="156" /></a> Ruth Bader Ginsburg has died, and while everybody is focusing on abortion, the Supreme Court, if it falls into hard-core conservative hands, could do massive damage to the entire spectrum of life in America.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/hard-right-supreme-court-nominee-could-completely-alter-life-we-know-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/hard-right-supreme-court-nominee-could-completely-alter-life-we-know-it#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Mon, 21 Sep 2020 23:23:07 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112698 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Friday 18 September '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/friday-18-september-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Is Mike Pompeo Preparing An October Surprise? - Dr. Trita Parsi, Executive Vice President, Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft</li> <li>Issues of the Day - Congressman Ro Khanna (D-CA, 17th District)</li> <li>Anything Goes Friday - What's On Your Mind? Thom Takes Your Calls...</li> </ul> <p><!-- <li>Anything Goes!</li> --><!-- <li>Anything Goes!</li> --></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/friday-18-september-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/friday-18-september-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Mon, 21 Sep 2020 15:49:39 +0000 SueN 112693 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 17 September '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/thursday-17-september-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Trump's Latest Failure Could Kill 6 MILLION Americans...</li> <li>"One Trick Phony!" Who Do we Trust a Scientific Expert Or a Guy Who Stared Into An Eclipse?! - Brett Meiselas, co-founder of the Progressive Nex-gen SuperPAC - Meidas Touch, Midas Touch on Sirius XM - Progress (debuts this weekend!!)</li> <li>What Does a "Herd Mentality" Economy Look Like? - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work / Author of numerous books - his latest is The Sickness is the System</li> <li>The Invention of Donald Trump and the Erosion of America - Sarah Kendzior Writer and scholar. Co-host of @gaslitnation / Author of 2 books...her first, The View From Flyover Country (2018) and her latest, Hiding in Plain Sight: The Invention of Donald Trump &amp; the Erosion of America (2020)</li> <li>Science revolution: Time to End the Nuclear Hostage Crisis - Dave Kraft, Founder &amp; Director - Nuclear Energy Information Service (NEIS) (safe energy, anti-nuclear advocate)</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/thursday-17-september-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/thursday-17-september-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 18 Sep 2020 15:26:15 +0000 SueN 112682 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Trump's Latest Failure Could Kill 6 million Americans https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/trumps-latest-failure-could-kill-6-million-americans <div><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/blog" track="on"><img align="left" alt="Thom plus logo" border="0" height="156" hspace="5" src="http://cdn3.thomhartmann.com/sites/default/files/thom%20and%20logo_13.jpg" vspace="5" width="156" /></a> Although they haven't yet publicly acknowledged it in such stark terms, it's clear now that the Trump administration has decided pursue a herd immunity strategy to deal with the coronavirus.<br /><br />Trump's new White House advisor on coronavirus, Scott Atlas, has said it on numerous occasions in multiple venues, and now our Attorney General, Bill Barr, is trying to argue that lockdowns to prevent the spread of the virus are as bad as slavery. Trying to achieve herd immunity in the United States against the coronavirus, assuming it's even possible, would involve between two and 6 million Americans dying.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/trumps-latest-failure-could-kill-6-million-americans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/trumps-latest-failure-could-kill-6-million-americans#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 17 Sep 2020 23:43:21 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112676 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 16 September '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/wednesday-16-september-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Mid-day with Mark - Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)</li> <li>Why Are We Allowing landlords to Get Bailouts &amp; Evict Tenants? - Judd Legum, Founder - Popular.info (former founding Editor-in-Chief, Think Progress.org)</li> <li>Voting, USPS &amp; Wildfires - Tom Perez, DNC Chairman/former U.S. Secretary of Labor</li> <li>Science Revolution: "Apocalyptic" Wildfires and Climate Warming</li> <li>"Herd Mentality": Trump Rolls Out His Final Solution For Covid-19</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/wednesday-16-september-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/wednesday-16-september-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 17 Sep 2020 15:42:35 +0000 SueN 112671 at https://www.thomhartmann.com "Herd Mentality": Trump Rolls out his Final Solution for COVID-19 https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/herd-mentality-trump-rolls-out-his-final-solution-covid-19 <div><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/blog" track="on"><img align="left" alt="Thom plus logo" border="0" height="156" hspace="5" src="http://cdn3.thomhartmann.com/sites/default/files/thom%20and%20logo_13.jpg" vspace="5" width="156" /></a> Last month Donald Trump brought a Fox News radiologist into the White House to advise him on the coronavirus.<br /><br />Dr. Scott Atlas has no meaningful experience or training in public health or infectious diseases, but he offers his opinions in a way on Fox News that impressed Donald Trump.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/herd-mentality-trump-rolls-out-his-final-solution-covid-19" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/herd-mentality-trump-rolls-out-his-final-solution-covid-19#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 16 Sep 2020 22:49:42 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112666 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 15 September '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/tuesday-15-september-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Did the destruction of America begin with Ronald Reagan?</li> <li>Does Trump Have a Death Wish? - Psychoanalyst Dr. Justin Frank MD, Psychoanalyst &amp; Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry &amp; Behavioral Science - George Washington University / Author - Trump on the Couch (Previous books include Bush on the Couch &amp; Obama on the Couch)</li> <li>DeJoy, Trump and the Battle For the Post Office - Lisa Graves, Founder/Executive Director - True North Research</li> <li>Right Wing Rage...From Canada?<br /> </li></ul><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/tuesday-15-september-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/tuesday-15-september-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 16 Sep 2020 19:32:34 +0000 SueN 112664 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Did the Destruction of America Begin with Ronald Reagan? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/did-destruction-america-begin-ronald-reagan <div><a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/blog" track="on"><img align="left" alt="Thom plus logo" border="0" height="156" hspace="5" src="http://cdn3.thomhartmann.com/sites/default/files/thom%20and%20logo_13.jpg" vspace="5" width="156" /></a> Donald Trump and his billionaire buddies are letting America die.<br /><br />The billionaires who make their money from fossil fuels have bought off Trump and Republicans so that they are denying climate change while a dozen states in the west burn and the Gulf Coast is repeatedly ravaged by hurricanes. Firefighters in California and Oregon are identifying the remains of homes where people died by the smell of burnt human flesh.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/did-destruction-america-begin-ronald-reagan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/did-destruction-america-begin-ronald-reagan#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 15 Sep 2020 23:50:54 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112655 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Monday 14 September '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/monday-14-september-20-show-notes <ul> <li>How should America respond when its president commits negligent homicide?</li> <li>How to Dismantle White Supremacy... - Barbara Smith, Feminist/Activist &amp; Organizer / Founder of the Combahee River Collective / Contributor-The Nation Magazine / Coauthor of the Black feminist "Combahee River Collective Statement." In 2005, she was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize.</li> <li>Why QAnon Adopts Nazi Mythology</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/monday-14-september-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/monday-14-september-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 15 Sep 2020 15:47:04 +0000 SueN 112650 at https://www.thomhartmann.com