Bernie Sanders has come out in favor of breaking up the media monopolies with anti-trust law. Will the same big media companies that destroyed Howard Dean right after he made the same announcement come up with an equivalent of the 'Dean Scream' to destroy Bernie? - The Youngstown newspaper just failed. How will anyone keep up with the gutting of America as Republicans pack our courts and monkey wrench our regulatory agencies? How will Progressive Democrats be successful when the fairly conservative Obama struggled to accomplish most of his goals? - Beverly in Florida is worried about Tulsi Gabbard. And Susan in Arizona is excited about Bernie. And why we don't hear the Democratic Party speak with one voice. - Thom reads the recent book 'The Democracy Fix' by Carol Fredrickson- on how the left needs to take action to counter the corruption of American institutions by billionaire-funded institutions. - Who can really beat Donald Trump? - Doug Christian with Talk Media News - Thom welcomes Tom Steyer- Presidential Candidate for the Democratic Party, philanthropist, and climate change activist for a long, careful conversation on the corruption of our society by corporate power.