Thom Hartmann talks with John Nichols, Washington Correspondent-The Nation Magazine / Author "Uprising" Website: www.thenation.com about campaign finance irregularities in the Scott Walker recall campaign and more.
Thom Hartmann interviews Eric Havian, Attorney-Phillips & Cohen (attorney for Common Cause) Website: www.commoncause.org A day after a front-page New York Times investigation highlighted the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) as a "conservative nonprofit" that "acts as a stealth business lobbyist," a good-government group announced it has filed an IRS complaint against the corporate front group.
Thom Hartmann talks with Zaid Jilani, Reporter-United Republic's Republic Report Website: www.republicreport.org Following the defeat of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA), lobbyists for Big Business have been very careful when writing and promoting legislation that drastically curtails Internet freedoms.
Right now the United States and the world are facing four massive trends that, in combination, we haven't faced since the 1920s. We are seeing the rise of a new and brutal form of governance with extraordinary industrial capacity and power in China, much as Nazi Germany rose in Europe.