Why has Trump still not paid cities for police protection of his campaign rallies in 2016? What does Trump owe foreign nationals for helping his campaign? And Bernie Sanders joins Thom to discuss his latest push towards legally protecting American's economic freedoms and rights. ~~~ Thom on America's growing division as the Republican and Democratic majority states move in radically different directions. ~~~ Michael in California w... Read more
Bob Ney, Thom Hartmann
Mark Pocan, Bob Ney, Thom Hartmann
When establishment Dems like Hillary Clinton start sounding the alarm about Fascism - is it time to be very worried? ~~~ And then, in an in-depth interview Social Security warrior Alex Lawson clearly describes what is at stake should we lose social insurance to the many underhanded and relentless attacks by the conservatives on behalf of the rich. ~~~ Thom reads from 'Drugs, Money, and Secret Handshakes: The Unstoppable Gr... Read more
Bob Barr continues to ignore legal orders by congress and the courts- what to do?- and meanwhile, Ro Khanna with what congress -is- doing... and even more meanwhile, as the earth slowly heats up, a new movie on HBO (that has Thom in it!) tells the story of climate change in 2019.
William vanden Heuvel, Julio Rivera, Kaitlin Sopoci-Belknap, Luke Vargas, Thom Hartmann
Alex Shephard, Bob Ney, Jefferson Smith
Victoria Jones, Bob Ney, Thom Hartmann
Dahr Jamail, Suzanne York, Stephanie Felstein, Thom Hartmann
Thom says Trump will run on immigration and trade policies that appeal to his working class base- better get ready!
Greg Palast, Bob Ney, Thom Hartmann
Author Lamar Waldron, who wrote 'The Hidden History of the JFK Assassination' among other books, considers the evidence surrounding the likely murderers of president Kennedy, and the 1970s congressional investigations that resulted in the murders of those who chose to testify to Congress. Lamar Waldron, traces Attorney General Bill Barr's days covering up the crimes of the CIA in the 1970s, through Iran Contra, and on up to Trump's... Read more
Cole Stangler, Luke Vargas, Thom Hartmann
Dr. Leana Wen, Jefferson Smith
Dr. Richard Wolf, Thom Hartmann
Bernie has proposed a transaction tax on financial transactions to pay for Medicare for All, and help minimize the chance of crashes from rapid trading. And Bernie puts his support behind McDonald employees fighting for a $15 minimum wage. ~~~~ Thom welcomes Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal, leader of the Progressives in the House as the co-chair of the House Progressive caucus. Her view on Medicare for All, and the strategy behind th... Read more
China's president has announced that they will not negotiate trade, and they are hunkering down for a new 'Long March' to overcome American dominance, and Thom agrees with Trump on tariffs to protect U.S. industry, but thinks Trump is doing it stupidly.
Thom considers a scenario in which Trump refuses to honor the traditions of our nation; will Trump follow the oath he took to faithfully enforce the laws of the United States? If not, then what then?- or what now? ~~~~ Thom fact-checks his scenario with Talk Media News' Luke Vargas. And why is Iran talking about uranium? ~~~~ Thom asks his listeners what we should do if we are watching a slow-motion coup leading to a strongman form... Read more
What would the G.O.P. bring to American women with their hypocritical abortion stand in 'Talibama'? Plus- Congressman Mark Pocan on what the House really is accomplishing. Plus plus- carbon-fuel companies lobbying for climate change legislation- what gives?