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On the Program - Sep 24 2008

Quote: "And to preserve their independence,we must not let our rulers load us with perpetual debt. We must make ourelection between economy and liberty, or profusion and servitude." -Thomas Jefferson

Hour One – Do we need to tax speculation now to save us from further economic ruin?

Hour Two - Guest: Terry Jeffreywww.cnsnews.com Topic: Economy, economy,economy...

Guest: Heather Wokusch www.progressiveshandbook.com Topic: Heather is discussing the ominous US move towards Pakistan and Iran - which are taking place completely under the radar.

Hour Three - Guest: Alex Epstein www.aynrand.org Topic: Capitalism vs. Democracy—Alex says democracy is an unjust system, while laissez-faire is the system of justice.

Guest: "Everything You Know is Wrong" Dr. Rodney Stark www.rodneystark.com Topic: "What Americans Really Believe”

September 23 2008 show notes


  • The bailout of the banks. People are asking the wrong question.

  • Guest: John Berlau, director of the Center for Entrepreneurship at the Competitive Enterprise Institute. The economic crisis.

  • Guest: Brad Friedman, Brad Blog. Voter fraud, election fraud.

  • Guest: Robert Kuttner, Distinguished Senior Fellow, Demos. "Obama's Challenge".

  • Guest: Senator Bernie Sanders, Independent of Vermont. Senator Bernie Sanders suggests we could soon see a Reed-Pelosi-Bush bailout bill, and that this could be the October Surprise, the game-changing event, that ties Barack Obama to George Bush and cuts McCain away from Bush. Transcript. Clip.

  • Guest: "Advertiser Success Story": Rosemary Roberts, Communications & Marketing Director for Horwitz, Horwitz & Associates (Chicago lawfirm).

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On the Program - Sep 23 2008


Hour One - Barbara Comstock www.savetheelection.comTopic: Thom and Barbara debate the Employee Free Choice Act.

Hour Two - John Berlau www.cei.org Topic: Thom is challenging John on his statement about the economic crisis: In capitalism, failure is not a dirty word

Guest: Brad Friedman www.BradBlog.com Topic: voter fraud

Hour Three - Robert Kuttner www.demos.org Topic: new book "Obama's Challenge"

Guest: Senator Bernie Sanders www.sanders.senate.govTopic: Economy...government is giving the store away this week...

September 16 2008 show notes


  • Carl Wolfson guest hosted as Thom flew back from Peru.

  • Black Monday.

On the Program - Sep 22 2008


Hour One - John Fund www.opinionjournal.com Topic: Thom is challenging John Fund on his book - "Stealing Elections: How Voter Fraud Threatens Our Democracy”

Hour Two - Roni Deutch www.ronideutch.com Topic: Thom and Roni “shake it up” onthe tax payer bailouts…economic bad times or opportunities?

Hour Three - "Labor Segment" Thea Lee www.aflcio.org Topic: Deepening Financial System Crisis and main street USA

September 15 2008 show notes


  • Show live from Uni

On the Program - Sep 19th 2008

"ANYTHING GOES FRIDAY"

Hour One "Brunch With Bernie" www.sanders.senate.gov

Hour Two - Dr. Ravi Batra www.ravibatra.com Topic: Is there a silver lining in this week's bad economic news?

September 12 2008 show notes


  • The show was guest hosted by Lee Rayburn, host on 92.1 The Mic, Madison, WI.

  • Clips from the ServiceNation Presidential Forum and Charles Gibson's interview of Sarah Palin.

  • Guest: James Thindwa, Executive Director of Chicago Jobs with Justice.

  • Guest: Kristina Wilfore, Executive Director, Ballot Initiative Strategy Center.

  • Guest: Greg Asbed, co-founder, Coalition of Immokalee workers. Slavery on Florida farms.

  • Guest: Mark Weisbrot, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research in Washington, D.C. Bolivia.

  • Guest: Brad Friedman, Brad Blog. McCain's absentee ballot application forms.

  • Guest: Norman Stockwell, Operations Coordinator, WORT Radio in Madison, Wisconsin.

  • Guest: Debra Sweet, National Director of World Can't Wait.

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September 11 2008 show notes


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