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Friday, January 1, 2016



Friday, January 01, 2016

12-1 Alan Watts "Future of Politics" Part 4

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1-4:15 Stephen Levine, “A Year to Live: How to Live This Year as if it Were Your Last”

From Sounds True, 1 (800) 333-9185,

4:15 - 5:55 The Thom Hartmann Program

‘The Big Picture’ Jan 30

Tonight’s Rumble talks Hillary’s call for GOP lawmakers to talk to scientists about climate change, whether the media will call out Trump for his extramarital affairs and multiple wives, and the injustice in the Tamir Rice murder. Thom discusses whether El Nino or the Arctic will dominate this year’s winter season with Union of Concerned Scientists’ Brenda Ekwurzel and in tonight’s Daily Take Thom discusses how Gov. Rick Snyder is poisoning Flint residents through the change of their water supply. - See more at:

‘The Big Picture Jan 31’

Thom looks back at some of the year’s best interviews, stories, and Daily Takes in a special Big Picture year-ender show. Thank you all for watching in 2015 and we’re looking forward to another great year in 2016. Happy New Year, everyone!

For more information on the stories we've covered visit our websites at - - and You can also watch tonight's show on Hulu - at BIG PICTURE and over at The Big Picture YouTube page. And - be sure to check us out on Facebook and Twitter!

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Thursday, December 31, 2015



Thursday, December 31, 2015

12:15-1:15 Dave Emory, "For the Record #869 – The Assassination of Olof Palme Part 2”

Detailed, annotated written description for this program available at:

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Comments Line: comments that come in -- are a major and continuously updated source of information. Only a tiny fraction of this will ever make it into the program--it is simply too voluminous.

1:15-2:15 In Memory of John Trudell “What it Means to be a Human Being”

TUC Radio Archives

From TUC Radio, 1 (707) 463-2654,

2:15-3:15 The Ralph Nader Radio Hour: “Concussions, Cruses, and Conversations”

League of Fans, Ken Reed. Ralph Nader, tells us about his week on “The Nation” magazine cruise, where he visited “Ugland House,” the building in the Grand Cayman Islands that corporations use to avoid U.S. taxes. - See more at:

3:15-3:45 The Bioneers – Revolution from the Heart of Nature

‘Youth Solutionaries: Future Present”

Program information: 1 (877) bioneer

3:45-5:55 The Thom Hartmann Program

Will Trump's Sexual Hypocrisy Work Against the Clinton's This Time?
- Scottie Nell Hughes, USA Radio Network/ROAR: The New Conservative Woman Speaks Out

Article: "Ex-Ally Donald Trump Now Heaps Scorn on Bill Clinton" by Amy Chozick.

Article: "Donald Trump Again Steps Up Attacks on Bill Clinton" by Carrie Dann.

Article: "Massive Methane Leak Displaces Thousands in Southern California" by Matthew DeLuca.

Tamir Rice Would Be Alive if He Were White
- Joe Madison, The Joe Madison Show/SiriusXM Urban View (ch.126)

Article: "Bernie Sanders is too extreme for America" by Scuba.

Article: "How the Koch network rivals the GOP" by Kenneth P. Vogel.

Book: "The Crash of 2016: The Plot to Destroy America--and What We Can Do to Stop It" by Thom Hartmann.

Article: "Fund failure exacerbates liquidity fears" by Robin Wigglesworth.

Article: "Cleveland's Terrible Stain" by NY Times.

Article: "No evidence for Hillary Clinton's claim that ISIS is using videos of Donald Trump as recruiting tool" by Louis Jacobson.

Article: "Fireside Chat. May 26, 1940" by Franklin D. Roosevelt. "Our present emergency and a common sense of decency make it imperative that no new group of war millionaires shall come into being in this nation as a result of the struggles abroad."

Joe Madison and Thom take your calls on the issues of the day!

Article: "Maxine Waters" by Wikipedia.

Article: "Walter Pincus" by Wikipedia.

Video: Martin Luther King, "Why I Am Opposed to the War in Vietnam".

Speech: "Martin Luther King, "Why I Am Opposed to the War in Vietnam" April 30, 1967, Riverside Church, New York".

Article: "Rosa Parks" by Wikipedia.

Article: "Killer Mike interviews Democrat Bernie Sanders on YouTube".

Quote: "I'll tell you what's at the bottom of it. If you can convince the lowest white man he's better than the best colored man, he won't notice you're picking his pocket. Hell, give him somebody to look down on, and he'll empty his pockets for you. " Lyndon B. Johnson.

Article: "O'Reilly surprised "there was no difference" between Harlem restaurant and other New York restaurants " by Andrew Ironside, September 21, 2007.

Article: "Manifest destiny" by Wikipedia.

Article: "Louisiana Purchase" by Wikipedia.

Article: "The Second Amendment was Ratified to Preserve Slavery" by Thom Hartmann.

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Wednesday, December 30, 2015



Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015

12-12:05 Janee Taylor, “Dognoir” “Victories 2015”

12:05-1 Vaccine Update


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ARTICLE: Ottawa’s Forced Vaccine Civil Disobedience:

ARTICLE: “Voodoo Science: The Myth of Vaccine Efficacy” by Gary Null & Richard Gale

1-3:30 Andrew Weil, M.D. “Use and Abuse of Beneficial Plants” (1982)

Originally from Dolphin Tapes, Box 71, Big Sur, CA 93920 (probably don’t have or doesn’t exist anymore).

3:40-5:55 The Thom Hartmann Program

Thom Hartmann on Drug War – on “The Big Picture” 11/29 very end of program:

How the Koch brothers helped dismantle the Democratic Party
- Sam Smith, Progressive Review

Article: "How the Koch brothers helped dismantle the Democratic Party" by Sam Smith.

Article: "Democratic Leadership Council" by Wikipedia.

Book: The New Democrats and the Return to Power by Al From.

Book: The Woman Behind the New Deal: The Life and Legacy of Frances Perkins, Social Security, Unemployment Insurance by Kirstin Downey.

Article: "Koch Industries gave funding to the DLC and served on its Executive Council" by Joe Sudbay.

Article: "The Democratic Party's Future Is Awash in Dark Money" by Lee Fang, May 16, 2014.

Video: Sen. Bernie Sanders State of the Union: Full interview.

Article: "Sen Bernie Sanders on gun control: "I do not accept the fact that I have been weak on this issue. In fact, I have been strong on this issue"

" (Sanders on the DNC restricting the number of debates: "I think that that is dead wrong, and I have let the leadership of the Democrats know that).

Article: "A Crisis Worse than ISIS? Bail-Ins Begin" by Ellen Brown.

Book, site: "Web of Debt", Ellen Brown.

Law: "Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act", 2010.

Article: "Mapping Police Violence: New Study Shows Cops Have Killed At Least 1,152 in 2015" by Democracy Now!

Beware the Super El Nino...What's Behind the Wild Weather?
- Dr. Jeff Masters, Weather Underground

Article: "U.S. Reeling From Violent Tornadoes, Epic Flooding, Winter Weather, and Weird Heat" by Bob Henson and Jeff Masters.

Article: "Freak storm in North Atlantic to lash UK, may push temperatures over 50 degrees above normal at North Pole" by Jason Samenow.

Article: "El NiƱo" by Wikipedia.

Site: Arctic News.

Article: "Solar Customers In Nevada Are Getting A Rate Hike For Christmas" by Samantha Page.

Article: "Understanding Deposit Insurance" by The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).

China using VAT tax - why not us?

Article: "US accuses China over aircraft tax breaks" by Shawn Donnan.

Article: "North American Free Trade Agreement" (NAFTA) by Wikipedia.

Article: "Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement" (TPP) by EFF.

Site: ObamaTrade.

Article: "Value added tax" (VAT) by Wikipedia.

Video: Bill Gates TED talk: Innovating to Zero!.

Law: "Telecommunications Act of 1996" by Wikipedia.

Law: "Securities Litigation Uniform Standards Act of 1998 (SLUSA)".

Law: Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (1999) (Financial Services Modernization Act Of 1999).

Law: "Glass-Steagall Act", 1933.

Law: "Commodity Futures Modernization Act", 2000.

Article: "The Sanders campaign is taking its fight with the DNC to the next level" by Hunter Walker.

Article: "Obama's Speech on the Economy and NAFTA", February 24, 2008.

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Tuesday, December 29, 2015



Tuesday, December 29, 2015

INTRO/OUTRO MUSIC: ‘Mountain Music of Peru’ Vol 2, Smithsonian/Folkways CD

12-1:30 don Oscar Miro-Quesada, "The Healing Light: An Apprenticeship in Peruvian Shamanism

Session 3 of 6: ‘Honoring Spirit: A Balance of Power’

From Sounds True, 1 (800) 333-9185,

INTRO MUSIC: Enya, ‘Even in the Shadows’ from “Dark Sky Island” CD

1:30-2:30 Guy Finley “Life Is Real Only When You Are”

Session 4 of 8: ‘Fulfill the First Agreement With Life and Freedom Follows’

Life of Learning Foundation, PO Box 10, Merlin, OR 97532 (541) 472-0822

SEGUE MUSIC: Eliza Gilkyson, ‘Shadows and Footprints’ from “Pilgrims” CD

2:30-3:30 From The Vault Radio: John Trudell From Pacifica Radio Archives, 1 (800) 735-0230.

3:40-5:55 The Thom Hartmann Program

Dump Trump and Feel the Bern!

Movie: "Trumbo (2015 film)".

Movie: "The Revenant (2015 film)".

Article: "Godwin's law" by Wikipedia.

Video: John Dickerson Interviews Bernie Sanders On "Face the Nation " (12/27/2015).

Article: "Face the Nation transcripts December 27, 2015: Colbert, Sanders, Carson & Kelly" by CBS News.

Article: "Climate Change Could Double Likelihood of Super El Ninos" by Brian Kahn, January 19th, 2014.

Article: "Italy bank rescues spark bail-in debate as anger at Renzi grows" by James Politi.

Article: "US Crude Oil Export Ban Lifts, Could Hit US Oil Industry" by Tina Casey.

Article: "Chicago Police Kill Unarmed Pair in Domestic Disturbance Call" by Denver Nicks.

Article: "2015: the top news stories of the year in numbers: 1,125 people killed by police" by Mona Chalabi.

The Deadly Epidemic That No-One is Talking About...

Article: "Chicago police shooting protests planned as mayor demands reform" by Holly Yan and Ralph Ellis.

Article: "Education in Singapore" by Wikipedia.

Article: "US Court Says it's Okay for Police Departments to Refuse to Hire Someone who is Too Smart" by Matt Agorist.

Article: "Harvard Medical Scientists Say Police Killings Should Be Recorded As Public Epidemic" by Dylan Sevett.

Article: "The Counted: People killed by police in the US" by Guardian.

Article: "In Missouri, Fewer Gun Restrictions and More Gun Killings" by Sabrina Tavernise.

Article: "Flint mayor declares 'manmade disaster' over lead-tainted water supply" by Joanna Walters.

Article: "Democrats Again Failed to Trump the GOP's Debate Ratings" by Tom Huddleston, Jr.

Article: "Register Your Party Affiliation NOW to Vote in Primaries" by geph.

Article: "Voter Registration Deadlines, Listed by State" by Rock the Vote.

FDR's Four Freedoms...More Important Today Than Ever
- Professor Harvey Kaye, The Fight For The Four Freedoms: What Made FDR And The Greatest Generation Truly Great/University of Wisconsin-Greenbay

Book: Thomas Paine and the Promise of America by Harvey J. Kaye.

Speech: "The Four Freedoms" by Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 6 January, 1941.

Speech: "Fireside Chat: The Great Arsenal of Democracy" by Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 29 December 1940.

Article: "Fireside Chat. May 26, 1940" by Franklin D. Roosevelt. "Our present emergency and a common sense of decency make it imperative that no new group of war millionaires shall come into being in this nation as a result of the struggles abroad."

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