https://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/articles/rss.xml en Why a little insurrection is no big deal to Republicans https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/why-little-insurrection-no-big-deal-republicans <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> If their true scam is admitted, the GOP could wander in the wilderness for two generations<br /><br />It seems inexplicable.<br /><br />A group of Americans invaded the US Capitol with a plan to kidnap and kill the Vice President and the Speaker of the House, hoping that would throw the Electoral College vote to the US House, where Republicans would declare Donald Trump the winner.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/why-little-insurrection-no-big-deal-republicans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/why-little-insurrection-no-big-deal-republicans#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Sat, 16 Jan 2021 01:01:41 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113497 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 14 January '21 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/thursday-14-january-21-show-notes <ul> <li>The inescapable truth about rightwing billionaires and Trump</li> <li>How does white rage connect to economics? - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work / Author of numerous books - his latest is The Sickness is the System</li> <li>A new discovery about the GOP - 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>Finally...charges on the Flint water crisis! - Latricea Adams, Founder/CEO &amp; President of Black Millenials 4 Flint</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/thursday-14-january-21-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/thursday-14-january-21-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 15 Jan 2021 16:15:52 +0000 SueN 113491 at https://www.thomhartmann.com The inescapable truth about rightwing billionaires and Trump https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/inescapable-truth-about-rightwing-billionaires-and-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> Hint: It's all about the money<br /><br />Some very wealthy people helped put Donald Trump in office, and have continued to subsidize the Trump presidency <a href="https://www.rawstory.com/overturn-biden/" linktype="link" track="on">and those Republicans who enable it</a>.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/inescapable-truth-about-rightwing-billionaires-and-trump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/inescapable-truth-about-rightwing-billionaires-and-trump#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 14 Jan 2021 23:49:35 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113485 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 13 January '21 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/wednesday-13-january-21-show-notes <ul> <li>Mid-day with Mark - Representative Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)</li> <li>Coverage of today's impeachment hearings &amp; vote in the U.S. House of Representatives</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/wednesday-13-january-21-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/wednesday-13-january-21-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 14 Jan 2021 16:23:22 +0000 SueN 113480 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Trump & the Big Lie must be exposed and cast out https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/trump-big-lie-must-be-exposed-and-cast-out <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> <em>The GOP's Big Lie is tearing America apart, as Trump expanded it to assault American democracy.</em><br /><br />A 40-year Republican Big Lie brought us to this crisis point in America.<br /><br />When Ronald Reagan was running for president in 1980, one of his biggest boosters was the political heavy hitter Paul Weyrich, who was also a cofounder of the Heritage Foundation and multiple other rightwing think tanks and operations.<br /><br />Weyrich told a group of political activist in a church basement in Dallas that the GOP was changing their strategy to win elections.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/trump-big-lie-must-be-exposed-and-cast-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/trump-big-lie-must-be-exposed-and-cast-out#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 13 Jan 2021 22:39:16 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113475 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 12 January '21 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/tuesday-12-january-21-show-notes <ul> <li>Will the "Trump Train's" third attempted coup be successful? Twice before, oligarchs have attempted to overthrow the government of the United States. This time they might succeed...</li> <li>A Preview of What's To Come After Trump Leaves - Brendan O'Connor, Writer &amp; Journalist-contributor, The Nation Magazine / Author of the new book, Blood Red Lines: How Nativism Fuels the Right</li> <li>Why Were the Capitol Police Sent Home Early on January 6th?</li> <li>Thom's Take on the Best of the Rest of the News and Your Calls...</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/tuesday-12-january-21-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/tuesday-12-january-21-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 13 Jan 2021 15:06:26 +0000 SueN 113470 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Will the "Trump Train's" 3rd attempted coup be successful? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/will-trump-trains-3rd-attempted-coup-be-successful <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> As is laid out in <em><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Hidden-History-American-Oligarchy-Reclaiming/dp/1523091584/&amp;tag=thomhartmann" linktype="link" track="on">The Hidden History of American Oligarchy</a></em>, this has been a recurrent battle through the history of America.<br /><br />It's all one thing, and the oligarchs and fascists aren't done yet. They want complete control of America.<br /><br />When Donald Trump first ran for president, it was a stunt to squeeze more money out of NBC and to polish his brand.<br /><br />But when he was unexpectedly elected, he took cues from the corrupt oligarchs he admired around the world and began a serious project to remake and remold America in their image.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/will-trump-trains-3rd-attempted-coup-be-successful" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/will-trump-trains-3rd-attempted-coup-be-successful#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 13 Jan 2021 00:36:25 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113466 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Monday 11 January '21 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/monday-11-january-21-show-notes <ul> <li>Insurrection: A Reckoning is Essential For the Real and Powerful Villains - Overlooking the True Villains Just Creates New Political Violence</li> <li>How Does a Congressperson Get Away With Live Tweeting Pelosi's Location During the Attack?</li> <li>The Insurrection - Joe Madison, The Black Eagle, Host-The Joe Madison Show</li> <li>"A War Photographer Embeds With the Capitol Hill Mob" - Ron Haviv, the New Republic &amp; war photographer who embedded with the mob during the Capitol riot</li> <li>DC AG Pushes to Charge Insurrectionists...<br /> </li></ul><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/monday-11-january-21-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/monday-11-january-21-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 12 Jan 2021 16:35:19 +0000 SueN 113459 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Insurrection: A reckoning is essential for the real & powerful villains https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/insurrection-reckoning-essential-real-powerful-villains <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> While everybody is discussing how the FBI is trying to hold to account those who invaded the US Capitol building and several state capitols on January 6, very few national media outlets are supporting or even discussing the idea of holding the true perpetrators to serious account.<br /><br />The media narrative today is that "right wing crazies" are the only people involved in this attempt to disrupt Congress and even kidnap or murder some of our elected representatives. But they're missing, almost entirely, the big question: Why did so many people show up?<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/insurrection-reckoning-essential-real-powerful-villains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/insurrection-reckoning-essential-real-powerful-villains#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 12 Jan 2021 00:37:05 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113454 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Friday 08 January '21 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/friday-08-january-21-show-notes <ul> <li>American Fascism - It Ain't Over Yet...</li> <li>Issues of the Day - Representative 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/2021/01/friday-08-january-21-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/friday-08-january-21-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Sun, 10 Jan 2021 14:30:24 +0000 SueN 113447 at https://www.thomhartmann.com American fascism: it ain't over yet https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/american-fascism-it-aint-over-yet <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> Many people think we've hit peak fascism, but Wednesday was only a bump in the road. Trump, his neofascist followers, and over half the congressional Republican caucus were just pushing the limits to see what they could get away with.<br /><br />And in the US Capitol, and state capitols around the country that were similarly attacked, Trump's fascist followers learned that the personal price they'd pay for sedition and treason is less than the penalty for drunk driving.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/american-fascism-it-aint-over-yet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/american-fascism-it-aint-over-yet#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Sat, 09 Jan 2021 00:51:44 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113443 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 07 January '21 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/thursday-07-january-21-show-notes <ul> <li>The Right Wing Traitors Are Not Done. America Needs to Be Prepared for 1/20 and What Role Trump Will Play...</li> <li>Tyrants Often Turn On Their Own People: It's Time to Remove Trump From Office...</li> <li>Will Trump and His Enablers Be Held Accountable?</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/thursday-07-january-21-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/thursday-07-january-21-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 08 Jan 2021 16:49:45 +0000 SueN 113436 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Tyrants often turn on their own people: it's time to remove Trump from office https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/tyrants-often-turn-their-own-people-its-time-remove-trump-office <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> Tyrants very rarely leave power voluntarily. In almost every case they've committed so many crimes in the process of acquiring and holding power, and exploiting that power to enrich themselves, their friends and allies, that they know if they step down they will be facing, at the very least, a long stretch in prison.<br /><br />This is why it's so vital that Donald Trump be removed from power immediately. Be it through the 25th Amendment or immediate articles of impeachment and a vote in the Senate, it must be done.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/tyrants-often-turn-their-own-people-its-time-remove-trump-office" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/tyrants-often-turn-their-own-people-its-time-remove-trump-office#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 08 Jan 2021 00:20:40 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113432 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 06 January '21 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/wednesday-06-january-21-show-notes <ul> <li>Mid-day with Mark - Representative Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District)</li> <li>Thom's take on coverage of the joint session of Congress for the purpose of certifying the Electoral College vote, and separate House and Senate sessions to debate objections to the Arizona count</li> <li>Continuing coverage of the joint session of Congress... / Plus, the attempted coup by armed Trump supporters...</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/wednesday-06-january-21-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/wednesday-06-january-21-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 07 Jan 2021 16:47:20 +0000 SueN 113426 at https://www.thomhartmann.com The ultimate example of how the Republican Party has lost its way https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/ultimate-example-how-republican-party-has-lost-its-way <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 New York Times just published a <a href="https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/05/us/politics/pence-trump-election-results.html" linktype="link" track="on">truly shocking article</a> detailing conversations between Donald Trump and Mike Pence.<br /><br />Essentially, Trump asked Pence to ignore the electoral college votes from a few swing states and thus declare Trump president for the next four years.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/ultimate-example-how-republican-party-has-lost-its-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/ultimate-example-how-republican-party-has-lost-its-way#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 06 Jan 2021 22:48:51 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113422 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 05 January '21 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/tuesday-05-january-21-show-notes <ul> <li>Only public trials and humiliation can save the American experiment from the Trump/GOP coup attempt...</li> <li>The New Sabotage of Social Security Exposed...</li> <li>The Psychology of Authoritarianism - 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/2021/01/tuesday-05-january-21-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/tuesday-05-january-21-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 06 Jan 2021 12:42:14 +0000 SueN 113417 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Only public trials and humiliation can save the American experiment from the Trump/GOP coup attempt https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/only-public-trials-and-humiliation-can-save-american-experiment-trumpgop-coup-attempt <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 pharmacist in Wisconsin who destroyed 500 doses of coronavirus vaccine did so because he believed they would "alter human DNA," reflecting a popular conspiracy theory on Facebook that has absolutely no basis in fact.<br /><br />Science, religion, and conspiracy theories are all, essentially the same thing: systems or attempts to explain the unknown, to make sense out of things beyond our senses or immediate, touchable reality. Thus, our vulnerability to conspiracy theories and con artists like Trump.<br /><br />It's impossible for any individual to know or understand everything. We believe electrons make our computers work, but for all but a few scientists who've actually seen and measured electrons, it's only a belief. We must trust their word.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/only-public-trials-and-humiliation-can-save-american-experiment-trumpgop-coup-attempt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/only-public-trials-and-humiliation-can-save-american-experiment-trumpgop-coup-attempt#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 05 Jan 2021 22:28:38 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113412 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Monday 04 January '21 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/monday-04-january-21-show-notes <ul> <li>How the Supreme Court set up the authoritarian takeover of America</li> <li>Trump Isn't Our Biggest Problem: It's the Authoritarian Fascist Movement He's Launched</li> <li>Civil Rights Groups Fight Back Against Georgia's Voter Purges - 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/2021/01/monday-04-january-21-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/monday-04-january-21-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 05 Jan 2021 15:51:50 +0000 SueN 113406 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Trump Isn't Our Biggest Problem: It's the Authoritarian Fascist Movement He's Launched https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/trump-isnt-our-biggest-problem-its-authoritarian-fascist-movement-hes-launched <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> Pundits across the American political spectrum are wringing their hands about the fate and future of the "dirty dozen" Republican senators challenging Biden's election.<br /><br />One of the most widespread stories about their motivation is that they're "afraid of Trump" or are "worried about being primaried." Both ideas are wrong.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/trump-isnt-our-biggest-problem-its-authoritarian-fascist-movement-hes-launched" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/trump-isnt-our-biggest-problem-its-authoritarian-fascist-movement-hes-launched#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 05 Jan 2021 15:27:36 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113405 at https://www.thomhartmann.com How the Supreme Court set up the authoritarian takeover of America https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/how-supreme-court-set-authoritarian-takeover-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> Donald Trump's phone call to Georgia's Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger is the latest illustration of his lifelong criminality. Over the last 40 years, career criminals like Trump have increasingly moved out of the business world and the streets and into politics, something for which we can thank the Supreme Court.<br /><br />There are, among us, a small number of individuals who are career criminals. They have literally spent their entire lives skirting or outright breaking the law, and not only believe the law doesn't apply to them, but actually delight in getting away with their crimes.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/how-supreme-court-set-authoritarian-takeover-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/how-supreme-court-set-authoritarian-takeover-america#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 05 Jan 2021 00:20:24 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113400 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Trump's indifference and racism kills 1 in 1,000 Americans https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/trumps-indifference-and-racism-kills-1-1000-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> Covid has now killed 1 in 1000 Americans in less than a year.<br /><br /><a href="https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/data/mortality" linktype="link" track="on">How is it</a> that in Australia it's 3 out of every 100,000 people, and in New Zealand it's 1 out of every 200,000 people, but here in America we're dropping like flies?<br /><br />Chalk it up to Republican racism and a libertarian indifference to the notion of society.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/trumps-indifference-and-racism-kills-1-1000-americans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2021/01/trumps-indifference-and-racism-kills-1-1000-americans#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Sun, 03 Jan 2021 21:44:07 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113394 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 23 December '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/12/wednesday-23-december-20-show-notes <ul> <li>If Conservatives Aren't Stupid...What Are They?</li> <li>The Stimulus Isn't a Stimulus and the Pardons Aren't Pardons...They're Scams!! Thom Explains...</li> <li>Anything Goes...What's On Your Mind? Thom Takes Your Calls...</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/12/wednesday-23-december-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/12/wednesday-23-december-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 25 Dec 2020 13:55:27 +0000 SueN 113369 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 22 December '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/12/tuesday-22-december-20-show-notes <ul> <li>If the 25th Amendment Isn't Invoked...What Will Trump Do Next?</li> <li>A Nurse Cries For Help...</li> <li>Conversations With Great Minds: Ralph Nader - Ralph Nader, Consumer Advocate/Lawyer &amp; Author of numerous books...his latest book w/ Mark Green, Wrecking America: How Trump's Lawbreaking and Lies Betray All / Founder of numerous organizations including the Center for Study of Responsive Law &amp; also the Public Interest Research Group (P.I.R.G.)...host of the Ralph Nader Radio Hour podcast</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/12/tuesday-22-december-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/12/tuesday-22-december-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 23 Dec 2020 16:59:44 +0000 SueN 113352 at https://www.thomhartmann.com If the 25th Amendment isn't invoked, what will Trump do next? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/12/if-25th-amendment-isnt-invoked-what-will-trump-do-next <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> TS Eliot famously said that the world will end "not with a bang, but a whimper." It's also how strongman dictator reigns typically end, and Trump is no exception. He's having his "Downfall bunker moment," and it could be very dangerous.<br /> </div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/12/if-25th-amendment-isnt-invoked-what-will-trump-do-next" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/12/if-25th-amendment-isnt-invoked-what-will-trump-do-next#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 23 Dec 2020 00:42:49 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 113349 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Monday 21 December '20 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/12/monday-21-december-20-show-notes <ul> <li>The Soulless Sellout GOP Must Reform Itself Or Die...</li> <li>Big News Out of Georgia...! - 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>Is NASA Working on Space Based Nuclear Power? - Kevin Kamps, Radioactive Waste Specialist - Beyond Nuclear</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/12/monday-21-december-20-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2020/12/monday-21-december-20-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 22 Dec 2020 16:27:35 +0000 SueN 113343 at https://www.thomhartmann.com