2014 Archives

Posted at Thom Hartmann on Dec. 30, 2014

The true welfare queen exposed!

Who should we really be drug testing?Michigan Governor Rick Snyder has signed a series of bills into law that will require some welfare recipients in Michigan to be drug-tested. Meanwhile, other states are considering following in Rick Snyder’s footsteps.
Posted at Thom Hartmann on Dec. 16, 2014

We Thought We Were Free…

Are we really the land of the free and the home of the brave?On Thanksgiving Day, 26-year-old law student Cesar Baldelomar was pulled over by a police officer in northwest Miami. So what was the reason for his stop? He was playing the song “F**K Tha Police” by N.W.A on his radio.
Posted at Thom Hartmann on Dec. 11, 2014

Is the Koch Brothers' Curriculum Coming to Your Child's School?

The Koch Brothers are trying to re-write history. Caitlin MacNeal over at TPM is reporting that the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction has “encouraged” state high school teachers to start teaching a curriculum that was drafted by a Koch Brothers-funded group.