https://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/articles/rss.xml en 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 How should America respond when its president commits negligent homicide? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/how-should-america-respond-when-its-president-commits-negligent-homicide <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> Bob Woodward interviewed Donald Trump back in January and February and now tells us that, way back then, Trump realized that the coronavirus was not only quite deadly and would infect even children, but also was airborne and highly contagious.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/how-should-america-respond-when-its-president-commits-negligent-homicide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/how-should-america-respond-when-its-president-commits-negligent-homicide#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Mon, 14 Sep 2020 23:45:00 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112644 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Friday 11 September '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/friday-11-september-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Let us not forget on this day that we memorialize the people lost on 9/11, that, because Donald Trump lied to us about the severity of this virus, we are today losing two 9/11's worth of Americans every single week...</li> <li>Facebook &amp; Voting Misinformation - Judd Legum, Founder - Popular.info (former founding Editor-in-Chief, Think Progress.org)</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-11-september-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/friday-11-september-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Mon, 14 Sep 2020 15:53:26 +0000 SueN 112639 at https://www.thomhartmann.com How big money controls the stories the media tells https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/how-big-money-controls-stories-media-tells <p><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> "<em>Our liberty depends on the freedom of the press, and that cannot be limited without being lost.</em>"<br />- Thomas Jefferson in 1786, to his close friend Dr. James Currie<br /><br />In 1983, 90% of the American media landscape (including magazines, books, music, news feeds, newspapers, movies, radio, and television) was dominated by 50 conglomerates.<br /></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/how-big-money-controls-stories-media-tells" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/how-big-money-controls-stories-media-tells#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 11 Sep 2020 23:11:43 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112633 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Let us not forget... https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/let-us-not-forget <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> Let us not forget on this day that we memorialize the people lost on 9/11, that, because Donald Trump lied to us about the severity of this virus, we are today losing two 9/11's worth of Americans every single week...<br /><br />-Thom </div> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/let-us-not-forget#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 11 Sep 2020 20:09:18 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112631 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 10 September '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/thursday-10-september-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Nobody Expected We Would Pay Such a Steep Price for Electing a Mentally Ill Criminal as President - Can We Recover?</li> <li>Is the Fed Picking Winners &amp; Losers? - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work / Understanding Marxism / Understanding Socialism</li> <li>Climate Change...the West is on Fire &amp; Earth May Temporarily Pass Dangerous 1.5°C Warming Limit by 2024 - Dr. Michael Mann, Professor of Meteorology &amp; Director, Earth System Science Center-Penn State University / Member-National Academy of Sciences / author of several books including The Madhouse Effect: How Climate Change Denial Is Threatening Our Planet, Destroying Our Politics, and Driving Us Crazy / Recipient of the Tyler Prize</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/thursday-10-september-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/thursday-10-september-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 11 Sep 2020 09:30:30 +0000 SueN 112627 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Nobody Expected We Would Pay Such a Steep Price for Electing a Mentally Ill Criminal as President - Can We Recover? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/nobody-expected-we-would-pay-such-steep-price-electing-mentally-ill-criminal-president- <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> Our country, at the beginning of this year, faced four major threats: Climate change, COVID-19, Russian election meddling, and a worldwide nuclear arms race.<br /><br />Donald Trump lied to us about all four of them. As a result, each, today, represents a larger threat than it did before he became president and hundreds of thousands of Americans have or soon will die because of his lies.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/nobody-expected-we-would-pay-such-steep-price-electing-mentally-ill-criminal-president-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/nobody-expected-we-would-pay-such-steep-price-electing-mentally-ill-criminal-president-#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 10 Sep 2020 22:52:57 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112622 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 09 September '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/wednesday-09-september-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Mid-day with Mark - Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)</li> <li>Republicans Are Loudly Telling Americans Who They Are - Is Anybody Listening?</li> <li>WARNING! On Creating an Apocalyptic, Devastated Planet... - Dr. Mustafa Santiago Ali, Former EPA official who helped found the agency's environmental justice office (worked for the EPA for 24 years)</li> <li>Michigan Declares Racism a Public Health Crisis... - Garlin Gilchrist II, Lt. Governor - Office of Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/wednesday-09-september-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/wednesday-09-september-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 10 Sep 2020 15:55:56 +0000 SueN 112618 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Republicans Are Loudly Telling Americans Who They Are – Is Anybody Listening? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/republicans-are-loudly-telling-americans-who-they-are-%E2%80%93-anybody-listening <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> Big business in America has informed the Republican party that their top priority is making sure that if they essentially force people back to work, provide them with a workplace lacking protections against the coronavirus, or negligently expose their customers to coronavirus, there will be no way to hold them legally responsible.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/republicans-are-loudly-telling-americans-who-they-are-%E2%80%93-anybody-listening" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/09/republicans-are-loudly-telling-americans-who-they-are-%E2%80%93-anybody-listening#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 09 Sep 2020 22:39:27 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112612 at https://www.thomhartmann.com