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Fox News is brainwashing America, how can we fight back against political propaganda? A radio changed Jen Senko's dad and divided... what can heal that divide? Jen Senko reveals how Fox News brainwashed her dad and how we can fight back in Thom Hartmann's Conversations with Great Minds

Jen Senko joined Thom to discuss her book following the brainwashing of her father by Fox News.


Who was Fannie Lou Hamer and what was her contribution to the black rights movement?

The granddaughter of enslaved laborer, how did she rise to prominence in the Civil Rights movements?

Dr. Keisha N. Blain joined Thom to talk about Fannie Lou Hamer


How did a radio change Jen Senko's dad and divide America? Jen Senko reveals how Fox News brainwashed her dad in Thom Hartmann's Conversations with Great Minds.

Jen Senko joined Thom to discuss her book following the brainwashing of her father by Fox News.

Jen Senko is Director/Writer/Producer-The Brainwashing Of My Dad (documentary) / Media Activist. The documentary was nominated for the 2021 Webby Awards, her new book of the same title, expands on what the Documentary covered.


Has Qanon taken over America? Your politicians, your friends and even your family, could all be a part of the Qanon cult, but how did a nonsensical conspiracy theory move from the fringes of infamous imageboard 4chan to mainstream movement?

Mike Rothschild joins Thom Hartmann for a deep dive into the history of QANON.

Mike Rothchild joined Thom to discuss QAnon


Has Qanon taken over America? Your politicians, your friends and even your family, could all be a part of the Qanon cult, but how did a nonsensical conspiracy theory move from the fringes of infamous imageboard 4chan to mainstream movement?

Mike Rothschild joins Thom Hartmann for a deep dive into the history of QANON.

Mike Rothchild joined Thom to discuss QAnon


In 1991, Anita Hill shed new light on sexual harassment when she testified during Clarence Thomas’ Supreme Court confirmation hearings. Thirty years later, while awareness is at an all-time high, society’s approach to dealing with gender-based violence—socially, legally, and legislatively—still falls far short of where it needs to be. In BELIEVING: Our Thirty-Year Journey to End Gender Violence Hill uses her decades of experience and breadth of knowledge to show the pervasive impact of gender-based violence and what needs to change.


Could a change in diet be the first step to saving our Democracy? Thom and Frances Moore Lappe discuss how activists in the anti-war movement turned to veganism as a sign of their commitment to non-violence.

The book Diet for a Small Planet is one of the most amazing books written and explains what we need to do to improve our diet and have enough food for everyone.

Frances Moore Lappe joined Thom to share how we can all eat better and improve our diets.


80% of our land is used for cattle, that produced just 18% of the calories we need. The world cannot feed itself on meat and dairy products, there simply isn’t enough land to make it work.

The book Diet for a Small Planet is one of the most amazing books written and explains what we need to do to improve our diet and have enough food for everyone.

Frances Moore Lappe joined Thom to share how we can all eat better and improve our diets.


In Conversations with Great Minds Thom talks to Professor Adam Tooze on his new book - Shutdown: How Covid Shook the World's Economy. In SHUTDOWN, Tooze shows how social organization, political interests, and economic policy interact with devastating human consequences, from your local hospital to the World Bank. Part 2.

A whole variety of things went wrong as the pandemic hit. But we knew it could happen. However, in the face of reality, red alert was ignored.

Adam Tozze joined Thom to share how Covid shook the World's economy.


In Conversations with Great Minds Professor Sophie Bjork-James PhD who wrote, The Devine Institution: White Evangelicalism's Politics of the Family, joins us.

Professor Sophie Bjork-James PhD joined Thom

Sophie Bjork-James is an Anthropologist / Assistant Professor of the Practice-Anthropology Department, Vanderbilt University / Author of the new book, The Divine Institution: White Evangelicalism’s Politics of the Family / co-editor Beyond Populism: Angry Politics and the Twilight of Neoliberalism


In Conversations with Great Minds Professor Sophie Bjork-James PhD who wrote, The Divine Institution: White Evangelicalism's Politics of the Family, joins us.

Professor Sophie Bjork-James PhD joined Thom

Sophie Bjork-James is an Anthropologist / Assistant Professor of the Practice-Anthropology Department, Vanderbilt University / Author of the new book, The Divine Institution: White Evangelicalism’s Politics of the Family / co-editor Beyond Populism: Angry Politics and the Twilight of Neoliberalism


What can we learn from 400 years of African American contribution, work and struggle? Dr. Keisha Blain's newest book examines the community that survived America.

Dr. Keisha Blain joined Thom to discuss the new book, Four Hundred Souls: A Community of African America.


How much of the goods you bought this week were produced by forced labor in China? Amelia Pang exposes China's not so secret slave labor.

Amelia Pang joined Thom to discuss China and its effect on the world.

Amelia Pang is a Journalist of Uyghur descent.
Author of Made in China: A Prisoner, an SOS Letter, and the Hidden Cost of America's Cheap Goods. Former contributor to the Epoch Times.


Was Trump an asset of the KGB and the Russians – and is he still today? Craig Unger's new book shares the long history of Trump's Russian Collusion.

Craig Unger joined Thom to discuss the damage Trump did to the country and how we can recover.

Craig Unger is the author of five books on the GOP's war on democracy, including his latest, “American Kompromat” Craig Unger is also a Vanity Fair contributor for 15 years.

WATCH NEXT: Is Trump Caught In The Russia Trap? - https://youtu.be/cFk6wvXsKCE


Are our nuclear power plants sitting ducks for terrorists? What kind of damage could a terrorist do to America's nuclear facilities? Kevin Kamps from beyond Nuclear tells us the frightening

Kevin Kamps is the nuclear waste specialist from Beyond Nuclear.


Nuclear power promises unlimited clean energy, but there is nothing clean about melt downs. Kevin Kamps from Beyond Nuclear answers the question, is Nuclear Power Too Dangerous?

Kevin Kamps from Beyond Nuclear joined Thom to explain that life on Earth from nuclear power.

WATCH NEXT: Multi-Billion Dollar Nuclear Scandal Exposed - https://youtu.be/E-qJG7sTFXY.


How safe are the oldest nuclear power stations in the US? Are they heading for a new Three Mile Island?

Kevin Kamps from Beyond Nuclear joined Thom to discuss the future of American nuclear power.


Are you what you eat? What does that make Trump?

Ralph Nader joined Thom for a delicious conversation on food and politics

Ralph Nader talked about his favorite family recopies.

Ralph Nader, Consumer Advocate/Lawyer & Author of numerous books.

His latest book The Ralph Nader and Family Cookbook / Founder of numerous organizations including the Center for Study of Responsive Law & also the Public Interest Research Group (P.I.R.G.). Host of the Ralph Nader Radio Hour podcast.

WATCH NEXT: The Courts Won't Stop Trump - https://youtu.be/rqiuCsMt4vM


300 Million Gallons of radiocactive water is about to be released in the Pacific ocean....

10 years ago Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant melted down and unleashed nuclear water into the pacific but years after the "clean up" the Nuclear industry is trying to dump 300 Million gallons of contaminated nuclear water into the

Kevin Kamps from Beyond Nuclear joined Thom to explain that life on Earth could be wiped out if the water from Fukushima gets into the Pacific Ocean

WATCH NEXT: Multi-Billion Dollar Nuclear Scandal Exposed - https://youtu.be/E-qJG7sTFXY.


Ralph Nader joined Thom to discuss the state of the US after four years of Donald Trump as president. From Trump pushing out Bill Barr, through to the fanatics he has appointed up to 20 January 2021.

Nader talked about the Trump crime wave.

Ralph Nader, Consumer Advocate/Lawyer & Author of numerous books.

His latest book (w/ Mark Green), ”Wrecking America: How Trump's Lawbreaking and Lies Betray All” / Founder of numerous organizations including the Center for Study of Responsive Law & also the Public Interest Research Group (P.I.R.G.). Host of the Ralph Nader Radio Hour podcast.


Lunar based nuclear power is on the way, plus nuclear-powered satellites. Could Mars go the same way? And of course, the military will dominate control of nuclear use, so does that mean that NASA will become the military outlet for the US in space, on the moon and on Mars.

Kevin Kamps from Beyond Nuclear joined Thom to explain that life on Earth could be wiped out if one of these new nuclear powered craft exploded at launch.

WATCH NEXT: Multi-Billion Dollar Nuclear Scandal Exposed - https://youtu.be/E-qJG7sTFXY


Money makes the world go round. Well, it is supposed to. Why do countries depreciate their currencies over time? Someone could live on $2.50 an hour back in the 70s, but as prices go up, so do wages.

Prices are set by the final seller, but there are limits. The seller works out through economics, the maximum price they can change for the item. How Much Can Be Charged for a Burger?

Professor Richard Wolff joined Thom to discuss economics and how they affect you.


The US government freaked out when a Soviet spy claimed that telepathy was possible. The government, and 19 US military and the intelligence communities launched a 20-year research program to investigate whether it would be possible to spy on Russia while sitting on the couch. Some of the experiments were quite unnerving.

Dr. Edwin C. May was part of the research project and shared his experience with Thom during an extended session.

Is it some form of ESP? Space time distortions? Information from the future? The Space Time Continuum?


The value of your money is not set in stone. What happens when exchange rates are lowered by monetary authority? Are you about to pay more for less?

Professor Richard Wolff joined Thom to discuss economics and how they affect you.

Professor Wolff is an Economist / Co-founder, Democracy At Work / Author of numerous books - his latest is “The Sickness is the System: When Capitalism Fails to Save Us from Pandemics or Itself”.

WATCH NEXT: Money Created Out of Thin Air? - https://youtu.be/VaiUjT5eL2Q