https://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/articles/rss.xml en Monday 23 November '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/monday-23-november-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Georgia Secretary of State Sneaks out "Emergency" Rules Change Before Senate Runoff... - 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> <li>The GOP Is No Longer a Legitimate Political Party...It's a Cult</li> <li>Issues of the Day - Congressman Ro Khanna (D-CA, 17th District)</li> <li>Conversations with Great Minds: Everything You Need To Know About Q-Anon - Dr. Jack Bratich, Associate Professor-Dept. of Journalism &amp; Media Studies, School of Communication &amp; Information - Rutgers University</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/monday-23-november-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/monday-23-november-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 24 Nov 2020 14:57:11 +0000 SueN 113157 at https://www.thomhartmann.com The GOP is No Longer a Legitimate Political party: it's a Cult https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/gop-no-longer-legitimate-political-party-its-cult <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> It's becoming increasingly clear to Americans that the Republican Party only stands for one thing: the privilege and power of wealthy white men.<br /><br />Over the last 40 years they have devised increasingly byzantine rules to prevent low income whites and people of color from voting and are now trying to outright throw out ballots in Detroit, Philadelphia and Atlanta.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/gop-no-longer-legitimate-political-party-its-cult" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/gop-no-longer-legitimate-political-party-its-cult#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Mon, 23 Nov 2020 23:36:28 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113153 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Friday 20 November '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/friday-20-november-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Anything Goes Friday! Thom's Take On the Best of the Rest of the News and Your Calls...</li> </ul> <p><!-- <li>Anything Goes!</li> --><!-- <li>Anything Goes!</li> --></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/friday-20-november-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/friday-20-november-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Mon, 23 Nov 2020 16:46:26 +0000 SueN 113149 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 19 November '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/thursday-19-november-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Americans Need To Stand Up To The GOP!</li> <li>Why Is the GOP Trying To Kill Grandma &amp; Grandpa?</li> <li>What's the Difference Between the Fed and the Treasury? - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work / Author of numerous books - his latest is The Sickness is the System</li> <li>Who Should Own the COVID Vaccine That Was Funded By We The People? - Nick Dearden, Director - Global Justice Now / Regular contributor to the Guardian &amp; other news outlets /Author, Trade Secrets / (Nick was also a founder of the UK's Stop Trump Coalition)</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/thursday-19-november-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/thursday-19-november-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 20 Nov 2020 16:13:28 +0000 SueN 113139 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Americans Need To Stand Up To The GOP https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/americans-need-stand-gop <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> America is confronting a crisis like we haven't seen since 1930, and, just as happened during the Republican Great Depression (yes, that's what they called it in the 1930s), the GOP is committed to making it worse.<br /><br />The Republican Party's latest 2020 scam gives Trump a tiny chance of hanging onto the White House while doing massive, permanent damage to American democracy and, as if they consider it a bonus, kneecapping and, in some cases, killing working class and poor Americans.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/americans-need-stand-gop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/americans-need-stand-gop#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 20 Nov 2020 00:53:27 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113127 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 18 November '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/wednesday-18-november-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Mid-day with Mark - Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)</li> <li>The "freedom" America's billionaires are selling is killing us</li> <li>What to do about Donald Trump after Jan 20?</li> <li>New Study - Hospitals Hike Charges by Up to 18 Times Cost - Marissa Lee, RN, Nurse Leader - National Nurses United</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/wednesday-18-november-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/wednesday-18-november-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 19 Nov 2020 16:41:38 +0000 SueN 113123 at https://www.thomhartmann.com The "Freedom" America's Billionaires Are Selling Is Killing Us https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/freedom-americas-billionaires-are-selling-killing-us <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> America's rightwing billionaires comfortably hang out on their massive estates, giving instant Covid tests to their live-in servants, while using the word "freedom" to describe their lifestyle in the rightwing media they own or support. </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/freedom-americas-billionaires-are-selling-killing-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/freedom-americas-billionaires-are-selling-killing-us#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 19 Nov 2020 00:05:33 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113121 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 17 November '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/tuesday-17-november-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Racist Billionaire Grifters: It's time to call the Republican Party what it is</li> <li>What Are the Latest Right Wing Memes? - Howard Polskin - The Righting</li> <li>Why the Covid Task Force Needs Nurses - Theresa Brown RN, Clinical Nurse (PhD, BSN, RN) / Author of 2 books, Critical Care and her second, The Shift</li> <li>The Trump Admin's Rush to Open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) to Oil Drilling Could Be Catastrophic - Ellen Montgomery, Field Director - Public Lands, Environment America</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/tuesday-17-november-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/tuesday-17-november-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 18 Nov 2020 16:54:39 +0000 SueN 113117 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Racist Billionaire Grifters: It's time to call the Republican Party what it is https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/racist-billionaire-grifters-its-time-call-republican-party-what-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> All across America today, millions of people are terrified. And it's not just fear of getting a deadly COVID illness that often leads to strokes, dementia, long-term heart disease, and kidney failure.<br /><br />Over 30 million Americans are unemployed, and because of repeated Republican cuts, the unemployment benefits for many run out at the end of the year. Since early summer, we've been adding another 700,000 or so people to those rolls every month.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/racist-billionaire-grifters-its-time-call-republican-party-what-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/racist-billionaire-grifters-its-time-call-republican-party-what-it#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 17 Nov 2020 23:41:03 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113115 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Monday 16 November '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/monday-16-november-20-show-notes <ul> <li>This Election Was Rigged...</li> <li>Is Trump Doing With the Virus What Herbert Hoover Did With the Great Depression...?</li> <li>Have We Passed the Point of No Return? - Dr.<br /> </li></ul><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/monday-16-november-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/monday-16-november-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 17 Nov 2020 16:58:29 +0000 SueN 113111 at https://www.thomhartmann.com This Election WAS Rigged https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/election-was-rigged <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> It turns out that Donald Trump was right: the election was rigged. He would know, of course, because he and Lewis DeJoy were the ones who rigged it.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/election-was-rigged" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/election-was-rigged#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 17 Nov 2020 01:19:32 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113107 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Friday 13 November '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/friday-13-november-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Issues of the Day - Congressman Ro Khanna (D-CA, 17th District)</li> <li>Saving the Iran Nuclear Deal... - Dr. Trita Parsi, Executive Vice President, Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft</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/2020/11/friday-13-november-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/friday-13-november-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Sun, 15 Nov 2020 18:49:02 +0000 SueN 113099 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 12 November '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/thursday-12-november-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Is Trump About to Commit His Ultimate Treason?</li> <li>What is Negative Debt and What Does it Mean for America &amp; the World? - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work / Author of numerous books - his latest is The Sickness is the System</li> <li>Will the GOP Embrace or Throw Out the Trump Cultists? - Psychoanalyst Dr.<br /> </li></ul><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/thursday-12-november-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/thursday-12-november-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 13 Nov 2020 16:55:54 +0000 SueN 113090 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Is Trump About to Commit his Ultimate Treason? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/trump-about-commit-his-ultimate-treason <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> The Founders' greatest fear, when it came to the president, was that a man would be installed in the office who was in debt to, or loyal to a foreign government. It's why they put the Foreign Emoluments ban in the Constitution.<br /><br />Jared Kushner visited with the Saudi's and the UAE just before they blockaded Qatar; within a few months <a href="https://amp.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/jul/08/troubling-overlap-between-jared-kushner-business-interests-and-us-foreign-policy" linktype="link" track="on">an investment fund heavily financed by Qatar gave Kushner the billion dollars he desperately needed to save his failing real estate empire</a>, and the blockade ended.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/trump-about-commit-his-ultimate-treason" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/trump-about-commit-his-ultimate-treason#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 13 Nov 2020 00:06:10 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113084 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 11 November '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/wednesday-11-november-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Mid-day with Mark - Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)</li> <li>How Can America Prevent Republicans From Stealing the 2024 Election &amp; Installing a Fascist?</li> <li>Bottle of Lies: The Inside Story of the Generic Drug Boom - Katherine Eban, Investigative Journalist / Contributor-Vanity Fair and an Andrew Carnegie Fellow / Author of two books, her latest - Bottle of Lies: The Inside Story of the Generic Drug Boom</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/wednesday-11-november-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/wednesday-11-november-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 12 Nov 2020 16:47:58 +0000 SueN 113080 at https://www.thomhartmann.com How Can America Prevent Republicans From Stealing the 2024 Election & Installing a Fascist? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/how-can-america-prevent-republicans-stealing-2024-election-installing-fascist <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> Republican threats to have individual states choose electors for Donald Trump even though their citizens voted for Joe Biden are not about this election; they're about putting a fascist in the White House in 2024.<br /><br />And the reason Republican elected officials across the country are letting this drag out, even though they know Trump has no chance because Biden's margin of victory is so large, is to see how far they can push this in anticipation of 2024. This is a test.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/how-can-america-prevent-republicans-stealing-2024-election-installing-fascist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/how-can-america-prevent-republicans-stealing-2024-election-installing-fascist#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 12 Nov 2020 00:06:06 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113075 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 10 November '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/tuesday-10-november-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Two Things Could be Going On With Trump's Refusal To Acknowledge the Election...</li> <li>Should We Forgive and Excuse Trump Humpers?</li> <li>HUGE Win In Florida For Rights of Nature!! - Mari Margil, Executive Director - Center for Democratic and Environmental Rights &amp; Program Manager-CDER's International Center for the Rights of Nature</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/tuesday-10-november-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/tuesday-10-november-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 11 Nov 2020 16:52:36 +0000 SueN 113071 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Two Things Could Be Going On With Trump's Refusal To Acknowledge the Election https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/two-things-could-be-going-trumps-refusal-acknowledge-election <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> Either he's dragging this out so he can raise money to line his own pockets, or he's coordinating with the billionaire donors who largely own a number of Republican state legislatures to steal the election. Or both.<br /><br />The Constitution says that individual states' legislators can award their electoral votes to whomever they choose; it just takes an act of the state's legislature, in most states signed by the governor. It's never happened, but it is constitutional.<br /><br />Meanwhile, election law and practical reality say that Trump can only continue to raise money from his donors if the election is still "live": so long as he doesn't concede.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/two-things-could-be-going-trumps-refusal-acknowledge-election" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/two-things-could-be-going-trumps-refusal-acknowledge-election#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 11 Nov 2020 00:02:52 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113065 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Monday 09 November '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/monday-09-november-20-show-notes <ul> <li>What Does a Biden Presidency Mean For America?</li> <li>Dear Lincoln Republicans, Fix Your Own Party...</li> <li>Which Party Will Hold the Keys to to States' Legislative and Congressional Maps? - David Daley Contributor - New Republic / Author, Ratf**ked: Why Your Vote Doesn't Count and Unrigged: How Americans Are Battling Back to Save Democracy</li> <li>Science revolution: Cutting Greenhouse Gases From Food Production is Urgent? - Dr. Jason Hill, Professor - Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering, University of Minnesota (Senior author of the recent study on food production &amp; greenhouse gases)</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/monday-09-november-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/monday-09-november-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 10 Nov 2020 16:46:53 +0000 SueN 113061 at https://www.thomhartmann.com What Does a Biden Presidency Mean to America? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/what-does-biden-presidency-mean-america <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> We're coming out of one of the darkest times in American history, certainly the darkest time in the memory of most living Americans.<br /><br />Fear and hate have been the dominant national emotions during the last two Republican presidencies. They were used to lie us into a war in Iraq, and to tear us apart from each other for the last four years.<br /><br />Joe Biden becoming president means that we can focus on making life better for American citizens, rather than trying to demonize each other.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/what-does-biden-presidency-mean-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/what-does-biden-presidency-mean-america#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 10 Nov 2020 00:01:02 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113054 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Friday 06 November '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/friday-06-november-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Anything Goes Friday...It's Your Turn To Choose the Topics! Thom Takes Your Calls...</li> </ul> <p><!-- <li>Anything Goes!</li> --><!-- <li>Anything Goes!</li> --></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/friday-06-november-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/friday-06-november-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Mon, 09 Nov 2020 16:51:35 +0000 SueN 113050 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 05 November '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/thursday-05-november-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Even Losing Will Be A Business Opportunity For Trump...</li> <li>A California Setback For Gig Economy Workers - - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work / Author of numerous books - his latest is The Sickness is the System</li> <li>Georgia Would Not Be This Close Without Purging - 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> <li>Trump's Need To Sue - 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> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/thursday-05-november-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/thursday-05-november-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 06 Nov 2020 16:37:18 +0000 SueN 113041 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Even Losing Will be a Business Opportunity for Trump https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/even-losing-will-be-business-opportunity-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> When Donald Trump first decided to run for president, he confided to friends that his real goal was to get publicity for his brand and squeeze a larger payment out of NBC for his TV show. He even bragged that he'd be the first person to make money running for the White House.<br /><br />Once he unexpectedly won, he turned that into a business opportunity, redirecting over $100 million of government money into his own properties and businesses.<br /><br />Now, with the possibility of losing the presidency, he's setting up his Plan B, his next business opportunity.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/even-losing-will-be-business-opportunity-trump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/even-losing-will-be-business-opportunity-trump#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 06 Nov 2020 00:01:46 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113035 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 04 November '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/wednesday-04-november-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Processing the Election Plus the Latest Results As the Count Continues...</li> <li>How Do We Get To White Men? Democrats Have to Get Smart About Media and Messaging...</li> <li>Has Louis DeJoy Succeeded in Flipping the Election Or Making It Closer Than It Really Is?</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/wednesday-04-november-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/wednesday-04-november-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 05 Nov 2020 15:22:03 +0000 SueN 113031 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Democrats Have to Get Smart About Media and Messaging https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/democrats-have-get-smart-about-media-and-messaging <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> There's a reason this election is this close. The old saying is, "Own the media, own the country," and this election proves it true.<br /><br />Democrats have been totally stupid when it comes to the information wars. While Republicans built an enormous national "talk to people all day, every day, all year" media infrastructure, Democrats only pour money into advertising once every four years.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/democrats-have-get-smart-about-media-and-messaging" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/11/democrats-have-get-smart-about-media-and-messaging#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 04 Nov 2020 23:36:59 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113026 at https://www.thomhartmann.com