https://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/articles/rss.xml en Trump Has Only Had One Job In His Entire Life: Celebrity. Will It Work For Him in November? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/trump-has-only-had-one-job-his-entire-life-celebrity-will-it-work-him-november <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> With one simple understanding, everything about Trump's life and presidency comes into focus.<br /><br />Why would it be that Trump refuses to do his job, including reading intelligence reports? Why would Trump revel in lies and outrageous statements? Why would he retweet a game show hosts conspiracy theories about the coronavirus while trashing his own scientists? Why is Trump, every day, waking up and asking how he can capture the news cycle regardless of its impact on public health or democracy?<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/trump-has-only-had-one-job-his-entire-life-celebrity-will-it-work-him-november" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/trump-has-only-had-one-job-his-entire-life-celebrity-will-it-work-him-november#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Mon, 13 Jul 2020 22:46:06 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112190 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Friday 10 July '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/friday-10-july-20-show-notes <ul> <li>It's Anything Goes Friday...Thom Takes Your Calls...</li> <li>What's Going On With Trump's Crazy Fundraising Pitches???</li> <li>Have You Heard? Mexico Doesn't Want U.S. Covid Crossing the Border... They're Building a Wall...!</li> <li>Who's Your Pick For Biden Veep?</li> </ul> <p><!-- <li>Anything Goes!</li> --><!-- <li>Anything Goes!</li> --></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/friday-10-july-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/friday-10-july-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 10 Jul 2020 21:33:05 +0000 SueN 112181 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 09 July '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/thursday-09-july-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Who Is Organizing the Civil War Experiment?</li> <li>Will forcing kids and teachers back to school be Trump's Waterloo?</li> <li>Federal Regulators Are Mortgaging the Country to Wall Street... What Can We Do About It? - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work / Understanding Marxism / Understanding Socialism</li> <li>If Trump's Tax Returns Showed Illegal Activity Would the GOP Care? They already refused to impeach.</li> <li>How Do We Stop Meatpacking Plants From Killing People? - Chloë Waterman, Program Manager - Friends of the Earth</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/thursday-09-july-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/thursday-09-july-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 10 Jul 2020 16:04:18 +0000 SueN 112176 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Will Forcing Kids and Teachers Back to School Be Trump's Waterloo? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/will-forcing-kids-and-teachers-back-school-be-trumps-waterloo <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> Trump's first major policy change on his first full day as president was to gut implementation of the "Waters of America" Act.<br /><br />His change allowed coal mines and factories to increase their profits by dumping massive amounts of poison in our rivers and waterways.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/will-forcing-kids-and-teachers-back-school-be-trumps-waterloo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/will-forcing-kids-and-teachers-back-school-be-trumps-waterloo#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 09 Jul 2020 20:58:29 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112171 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 08 July '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/wednesday-08-july-20-show-notes <ul> <li>To keep Americans safe, we have to get billionaires and money out of politics</li> <li>The New Slave Labor? - Laura Starecheski, Senior radio editor - Reveal from the Center for Investigative Reporting</li> <li>Some New Climate Models Are Projecting Extreme Warming... Are They Correct? - Dr. Michael Mann, Professor of Meteorology &amp; Director, Earth System Science Center-Penn State University AND recipient of this year's 'Nobel Prize for the Environment', the Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement / 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</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/wednesday-08-july-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/wednesday-08-july-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 09 Jul 2020 15:53:49 +0000 SueN 112167 at https://www.thomhartmann.com To Keep Americans Safe, We Have To Get Billionaires and Money Out Of Politics https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/keep-americans-safe-we-have-get-billionaires-and-money-out-politics <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> Jim Jones, who only killed 900+ people, was a piker, perhaps because he just wasn't rich enough to be truly effective. Billionaire Donald Trump has beat him more than 130 times over, with far more to come.<br /><br />Canada, a country run by competent leaders and actual civil servants at the provincial and federal level, largely has the coronavirus under control and have largely closed their border to Americans.<br /><br />The Guardian is reporting how Mexican border towns are asking Americans not to come, for fear of further spread of the virus there.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/keep-americans-safe-we-have-get-billionaires-and-money-out-politics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/keep-americans-safe-we-have-get-billionaires-and-money-out-politics#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 09 Jul 2020 15:42:13 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112166 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Blowing the lid off the billionaires' big con - and its deadly link to the coronavirus pandemic https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/blowing-lid-billionaires-big-con-and-its-deadly-link-coronavirus-pandemic <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> About 75 percent of Americans trusted the federal government to "do what is right" when polled during most of the last years of the Eisenhower administration and early years of Lyndon B. Johnson's presidency.<br /><br />In 2019, when the Pew Research Center released its most recent poll of public trust in the government, only 17 percent of Americans trusted their government. It's so bad that armed protesters have shown up nationwide to protest the "tyranny" of having to wear masks during a pandemic… and have been cheered on by the president of the United States and Fox News.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/blowing-lid-billionaires-big-con-and-its-deadly-link-coronavirus-pandemic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/blowing-lid-billionaires-big-con-and-its-deadly-link-coronavirus-pandemic#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 08 Jul 2020 22:28:33 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112162 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 07 July '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/tuesday-07-july-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Was Carsyn Davis's Mom a Cult Follower of Trump? New Details Emerge in Death of the Florida Teen Treated At Home For Coronavirus...</li> <li>It's time to tax money bins!</li> <li>Mid-day with Mark - Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)</li> <li>Coronavirus Continues to Spread But NO Enforceable Healthcare Standards Are Forthcoming...?! - Remington Gregg, Counsel for Civil Justice and Consumer Rights - Public Citizen</li> <li>Thom Takes Your Calls...</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/tuesday-07-july-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/tuesday-07-july-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 08 Jul 2020 15:43:40 +0000 SueN 112156 at https://www.thomhartmann.com It's Time To Tax Money Bins! https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/its-time-tax-money-bins <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> England is debating a wealth tax. America, as tax revenues crash and the need for government services explodes, needs to consider one, too.<br /><br />If you own a home, every year you must pay a wealth tax.<br /><br />The majority of the wealth held by middle and working class Americans is in their homes. And every year, every homeowner must pay a tax on their wealth in the form of a state and local property tax.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/its-time-tax-money-bins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/its-time-tax-money-bins#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 07 Jul 2020 21:40:40 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112151 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Monday 06 July '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/monday-06-july-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Can Americans Stop the Republican Party and Their Billionaire Lifeline Before Another Hundred Thousand Americans Die?</li> <li>How Would You Deal With A Trumpster "In Your Face?"</li> <li>Will Tucker Carlson Be the New Reality TV President in 2024? Think It Can't Happen?! Think Again!!!</li> <li>Trump's campaign hopes Americans 'grow numb' to massive COVID-19 infections and death tolls</li> <li>Who Is Responsible For the Death of Carsyn Davis?</li> <li>Listeners Who've Pushed Back On 'Trump Humpers' Share Their Stories...&amp; Thom Takes YOUR Calls...</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/monday-06-july-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/monday-06-july-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 07 Jul 2020 15:57:24 +0000 SueN 112146 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Can Americans Stop the Republican Party and Their Billionaire Lifeline Before Another Hundred Thousand Americans Die? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/can-americans-stop-republican-party-and-their-billionaire-lifeline-another-hundred-thou <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> Can Americans Stop the Republican Party and Their Billionaire Lifeline Before Another Hundred Thousand Americans Die?<br /><br />If a group of international billionaires who don't like democracy, business regulation, or the idea of a functioning multiracial culture wanted to hire somebody to destroy America, they couldn't have done better than Donald Trump.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/can-americans-stop-republican-party-and-their-billionaire-lifeline-another-hundred-thou" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/can-americans-stop-republican-party-and-their-billionaire-lifeline-another-hundred-thou#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Mon, 06 Jul 2020 21:44:38 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112139 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 02 July '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/thursday-02-july-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Will America recover from the rightwing billionaire's war against us?</li> <li>Are You Are Voting For Values This Year?</li> <li>This Crisis Could Be Apocalyptic! - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work / Understanding Marxism / Understanding Socialism</li> <li>How Trump &amp; Facebook Allowed the Boogaloo Movement &amp; Hate to Grow...</li> <li>Protesting Fossil Fuel Pipelines is Now a Felony in 3 States - Connor Gibson, Research Specialist, G Greenpeace USA</li> <li>Geeky Science: Does Sitting Cause Cancer??</li> <li>What Happens if Trump Gets Re-Elected? - Fmr. National Security Advisor &amp; Ambassador John Bolton, author, "The Room Where It Happened: A White House Memoir"</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/thursday-02-july-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/thursday-02-july-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Mon, 06 Jul 2020 15:50:36 +0000 SueN 112135 at https://www.thomhartmann.com The blowback over masks is just the latest faux conservative outrage https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/blowback-over-masks-just-latest-faux-conservative-outrage <div> <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 bizarre "conservative" idea of "freedom" has struck again.<br /> </div></div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/blowback-over-masks-just-latest-faux-conservative-outrage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/blowback-over-masks-just-latest-faux-conservative-outrage#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Mon, 06 Jul 2020 15:46:26 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112134 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Will America Recover from the Rightwing Billionaire's War Against Us? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/will-america-recover-rightwing-billionaires-war-against-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> This morning on CNN a physician in Texas talked about having 10 young people with COVID-19 who needed immediate hospitalization and only having three beds left. He had to decide who is going to get treatment and who was going to be turned away from the hospital.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/will-america-recover-rightwing-billionaires-war-against-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/will-america-recover-rightwing-billionaires-war-against-us#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 02 Jul 2020 23:20:36 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112124 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 01 July '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/wednesday-01-july-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Mid-day with Mark - Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)</li> <li>How Black Abolitionists Changed A Nation - Dean DeWayne Wickham, Founding dean, Morgan State University School of Global Journalism &amp; Communication and retired USA TODAY columnist</li> <li>How Do We Pry Confederate Monuments Out Of Trump's Tiny Hands?</li> <li>Trump's Land Management Pick is a Climate Denying Extremist - Robert Weissman, President - Public Citizen</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/wednesday-01-july-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/wednesday-01-july-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 02 Jul 2020 14:27:44 +0000 SueN 112118 at https://www.thomhartmann.com How Do We Pry the Confederate Monuments Out Of Trump's Tiny Hands? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/how-do-we-pry-confederate-monuments-out-trumps-tiny-hands <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> Every time in American history there was the possibility of serious movement forward in civil and human rights, there has been a backlash by white racists resulting in new monuments to the Confederacy.<br /><br />The Confederacy, of course, was the police state oligarchy that took over the American South in the 1820s and committed treason against the United States of America, killing hundreds of thousands of American soldiers and civilians in the process.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/how-do-we-pry-confederate-monuments-out-trumps-tiny-hands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/how-do-we-pry-confederate-monuments-out-trumps-tiny-hands#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 02 Jul 2020 00:43:53 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112116 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 30 June '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/tuesday-30-june-20-show-notes <ul> <li>How do we prevent Trump loving Republicans from reinventing themselves?</li> <li>This Crisis Has the Capacity To Be Apocalyptic...</li> <li>Even More Nuclear Waste Could Be Buried Beneath New Mexico's Desert - Kevin Kamps, Radioactive Waste Specialist - Beyond Nuclear</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/tuesday-30-june-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/07/tuesday-30-june-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 01 Jul 2020 16:12:54 +0000 SueN 112108 at https://www.thomhartmann.com How Do We Prevent Trump Loving Republicans From Reinventing Themselves? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/how-do-we-prevent-trump-loving-republicans-reinventing-themselves <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> Republicans are starting to behave as if they have figured out that Donald Trump is an incompetent, malicious, lying, white supremacist, dictator-loving racist whose stupidity and spite have led to the death of over 100,000 Americans, a number that will hit a quarter million by the time of the election.<br /><br />Fact is, they've known this all along. They were shouting it during the primary back in 2016.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/how-do-we-prevent-trump-loving-republicans-reinventing-themselves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/how-do-we-prevent-trump-loving-republicans-reinventing-themselves#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 30 Jun 2020 23:41:55 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112101 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Monday 29 June '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/monday-29-june-20-show-notes <ul> <li>The Russia Bounty Scandal Shows How Close Trump Is to Destroying America Altogether...</li> <li>Is Outrage the Conservative Currency?</li> <li>"The Most Important Thing In This Moment is For Us to Realize That What We See Happening to Black People On the Streets Is What's Happening to Black Students In Their School Hallways" - Judith Browne Dianis Executive Director - Advancement Project National Office</li> <li>DNC 2020 Environment &amp; Climate Crisis Platform Informed By Green New Deal - Charlie Jiang, Climate campaigner w/ Greenpeace USA Campaigner fighting for a Green New Deal</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/monday-29-june-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/monday-29-june-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 30 Jun 2020 14:56:24 +0000 SueN 112096 at https://www.thomhartmann.com The Russia bounty scandal shows how close Trump is to destroying America altogether https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/russia-bounty-scandal-shows-how-close-trump-destroying-america-altogether <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 appears there is at least one branch of the federal government that Donald Trump has been unable to corrupt. So far.<br /><br />He put loyal toadies who would lie and cheat for him over at the Department of Justice with William Barr, at EPA and Interior with a couple of fossil fuel lobbyists, at the FCC with a Verizon lawyer, at the Department of Education with a billionaire hack who hates public schools, and he even a former defense lobbyist in charge of the Pentagon.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/russia-bounty-scandal-shows-how-close-trump-destroying-america-altogether" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/russia-bounty-scandal-shows-how-close-trump-destroying-america-altogether#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Mon, 29 Jun 2020 23:23:01 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112090 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Friday 26 June '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/friday-26-june-20-show-notes <ul> <li>What's the Biggest Lie Trump Has Told?</li> <li>Why Are Corporations Suing Cities Across the USA? - Chad Nicholson, Pennsylvania Community Organizer - Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund</li> <li>Issues of the Day - Congressman Ro Khanna (D-CA, 17th District)</li> <li>The Supreme Court is a Corporate Star Chamber - David Sirota Journalist / Served as senior adviser &amp; speech writer for Bernie Sanders 2020 campaign for president</li> <li>It's Anything Goes Friday and Thom Takes YOUR Calls!!</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/friday-26-june-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/friday-26-june-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Sat, 27 Jun 2020 20:14:56 +0000 SueN 112077 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 25 June '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/thursday-25-june-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Is this some crazy "Hitler Meets Jim Jones" drama playing out in front of us? - 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>Why is Trump so enthusiastic about Americans dying?</li> <li>Is the Dollar Doomed? - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work / Understanding Marxism / Understanding Socialism</li> <li>What Will November Voting Look Like? - Greg Palast, The Guardian / Investigative Journalist/Author/Filmmaker, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy / His new book, How Trump Stole 2020 will be out on July 14.</li> <li>A Recovered Meth Addict Thinks Trump is Taking Drugs...</li> <li>Thom Takes YOUR Calls...</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/thursday-25-june-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/thursday-25-june-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 26 Jun 2020 15:50:15 +0000 SueN 112068 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Why Is Trump So Enthusiastic About Americans Dying? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/why-trump-so-enthusiastic-about-americans-dying <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> Two weeks after America diagnosed its first case of COVID-19, Republicans in the United States Senate (with the single exception of Mitt Romney) refuse to vote to impeach Donald Trump.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/why-trump-so-enthusiastic-about-americans-dying" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/why-trump-so-enthusiastic-about-americans-dying#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 26 Jun 2020 00:33:44 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112064 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 24 June '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/wednesday-24-june-20-show-notes <ul> <li>Why Impeaching Bill Barr Is More Urgent Now Than Ever</li> <li>Who's Right About Freedom...Republicans? OR, Americans?</li> <li>What Happens When Democracy Is Globalized? - Economist Professor Jeffrey Sachs University Professor and director of the Center for Sustainable Development at Columbia University / Director-United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network and has been advisor to three UN secretaries-general. He is a New York Times best-selling author, and his Columbia University Press books include The Age of Sustainable Development (2015), Building the New American Economy (2017), and A New Foreign Policy: Beyond American Exceptionalism. His latest: The Ages of Globalization: Geography, Technology, and Institutions</li> <li>Why Are We Ignoring Rocket Fuel in Drinking Water? - Danielle Melgar, Toxics Program Advocate - U.S. PIRG</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/wednesday-24-june-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/wednesday-24-june-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 25 Jun 2020 16:33:24 +0000 SueN 112057 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Why Impeaching Bill Barr is More Urgent Now Than Ever https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/why-impeaching-bill-barr-more-urgent-now-ever <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> Impeaching Attorney General Bill Barr won't just protect us from a corrupt senior law-enforcement official; it will also strengthen our protection against the dangerous, autocratic tendencies of Donald Trump.<br /><br />Trump famously asked once, "Where is my Roy Cohn?" He has found that person, that corrupt lawyer, in William Barr.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/why-impeaching-bill-barr-more-urgent-now-ever" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/06/why-impeaching-bill-barr-more-urgent-now-ever#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 24 Jun 2020 23:20:11 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 112052 at https://www.thomhartmann.com