was on NPR radio, talking up late abortion [3.4.2013] arkansas law]
does promote books on his show, I know, I listen.
Talk radio never has been as big a deal on the left as it is on the right, but some
lefty talk hosts have found a sizable national audience. One of them,
self-described democratic socialist Thom Hartmann, has been a staple in the top
ten of Talkers magazine's Heavy Hundred host rankings (he was #8 on the 2012
list, just behind Mark Levin and just ahead of Glenn Beck).
Lessons from China
"We need to be in a world where we're living with all the countries of the world and we're trying to move them all in a more positive direction, and,
frankly, [China is] trying to move us in a more positive direction. I mean,
China is pointing out that we have problems with human rights. Look at the
racial composition of our prisons, for example, or look at the lack of health
care in the United States, and on and on."
"The Communist menace was never a military menace. It was an economic
menace to the laissez-faire supercapitalists, and now you've got capitalists
who have, basically, taken over the world."
Read more: http://newsbusters.org/blogs/tom-johnson/2012/12/30/thom-hartmann-year-review-right-wingers-are-all-about-fear-and-control#disqus_thread#ixzz2Gmzf4eNO
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