Stories by Thom Hartmann

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Posted on: Jul 14, 2016, Source: AlterNet

It is illegal for the Federal Center for Disease Control and Prevention to study connection between gun ownership and police violence.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Vermont implemented a law to label goods containing genetically engineered ingredients, and it's facing full-out attack from Monsanto.

Posted on: Jun 16, 2016, Source: AlterNet

History is filled with the consequences of silence and passivity.

Posted on: May 10, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Indiana Rep. Todd Rokita wants to limit access to free lunch for poor children.

Posted on: May 6, 2016, Source: AlterNet

They'll say that the modeling is imperfect, that the science is imprecise and that there is still disagreement in the scientific community.

Posted on: Apr 21, 2016, Source: AlterNet

With confidence in the mainstream media at an all-time low, voters are turning to Facebook and Twitter for news.

Posted on: Apr 7, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The Voting Rights Act is under siege; we need a constitutional amendment to protect it.

Posted on: Apr 5, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Political democracy and an economic middle class is the natural state of humankind.

Posted on: Mar 20, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Our nation faces a massive crisis provoked by the loss of democratic representation.

Posted on: Mar 14, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Milton Mayer's book presents an upsettingly familiar formula to fascism and explains how It could happen here, too.

Posted on: Feb 26, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Bernie is simply calling for what the architects of Medicare had in mind all along.

Posted on: Feb 14, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The GOP may have to adopt a few liberal philosophies to keep Trump from winning.

Posted on: Feb 14, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Don't rely on the media to tell you what's going on.

Posted on: Feb 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

What the political battles of the late 18th century can teach us about people power.

Posted on: Jan 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Our businesses will never compete with state-backed businesses in other countries if we don't impose a tariff on the products they ship to our shores.

Posted on: Jan 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

In today's world, compromise-first politics are a recipe for a disaster.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2016, Source: AlterNet

If Sanders can pull off a two-state sweep of the early primaries, that would completely change the dynamic of the race.

Posted on: Jan 9, 2016, Source: AlterNet

People like Ammon Bundy don't actually believe in or care about the Constitution.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2016, Source: AlterNet

This natural gas leak is an atmospheric catastrophe like we've never seen before.

Posted on: Jan 2, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Our message to the Republican Party should be simple: "We are not afraid."