The Big Picture

  • Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, U.S., July 28, 2016 © Carlo Allegri
    Thom discusses whether the DNC will get rid of superdelegates with superdelegate Christine Pelosi, how Biden and Obama talked up Bernie Sanders in their speeches with The nation’s John Nichols, and the contrast between the two conventions with...
  • The Big Picture
    The hottest political show in the US finds new home with RT. The Big Picture with Thom Hartmann tackles the latest in political news, debates, commentary and more. From local, to national and international nothing will escape Thom Hartmann view. Thom Hartmann is a NY Times bestselling and 4-times project Censored winning author of over twenty books and America's #1 progressive radio host. His program is heard daily on hundreds of stations; including SiriusXM, DirectTV, Dish Network, Dial-Global, Pacifica, and Free Speech TV, broadcast live from the US and on five continents. Watch The Big Picture with Thom Hartmann on RT America weeknights at 7:00pm and 10:00pm Eastern Time.
  • Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, U.S., July 28, 2016 © Carlo Allegri
    Trump gets talking points from neo-nazis
    Thom discusses whether the DNC will get rid of superdelegates with superdelegate Christine Pelosi, how Biden and Obama talked up Bernie Sanders in their speeches with The nation’s John Nichols, and the contrast between the two conventions with...
  • Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. © Carlo Allegri
    O’Reilly: White House slaves were 'well-fed'
    Thom discusses the most progressive DNC platform in history with Rep. Barbara Lee, whether Rep. Steve King can be beat by his opponent Kim Weaver, and how a President Trump would be devastating for combating climate change with Sierra Club’s...
  • Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton © Kevin Lamarque
    Hillary or bust?!?
    Thom discusses the GOP neocons supporting Hillary Clinton with The Daily Beast’s Eleanor Clift, gun control and privacy issues with Senator Ron Wyden, and LGBT rights with Senator Tammy Baldwin. Tonight’s Politics Panel discusses the...
  • Senator Bernie Sanders (D-VT) speaks during the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. July 25, 2016 © Rick Wilking
    Debbie done at DNC!
    Thom discusses the similarities between the 1968 presidential election and the 2016 race with former Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak. Former Maryland Lieutenant Governor Kathleen Kennedy Townsend explains what Hillary's selection of Tim Kaine means,...
  • People take cover near policemen as gunfire are heard during an attempted coup in Istanbul's Taksim Square, Turkey, July 16, 2016 © Murad Sezer
    Military coup underway in Turkey
    Tonight’s Rumble discusses Trump’s pick of Indiana Governor Mike Pence as his running mate, the release of the secret 28 pages of the 9/11 report, and how Congress won’t pass anything on Zika until after the summer. Thom gives...
  • Suspended Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff © Ueslei Marcelino
    Cruz missile hits RNC reality show
    District Sentinel Co-Founder Sam Sacks talks the Republicans’ surprising and somewhat unbelievable attempt to break up the big banks. John Nichols of the Nation talks about the Republican circus at the RNC convention. New York Times...
  • Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump gives his running-mate, Indiana Governor Mike Pence, a thumbs up onstage at the conclusion of Pence's speech during the third night at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, U.S. July 20, 2016. © Brian Snyder
    Trump win = Pence White House?
    Rumble discusses whether any substance or policy talk will come out of the Republican Convention, Chris Christie’s “indictment” of Hillary Clinton, and how the GOP platform wants to make Christianity the official religion of the...
  • Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump greets his wife Melania © Jim Young
    Fear & loathing in Cleveland, Ohio
    Politics Panel talks Melania Trump’s plagiarizing of Michelle Obama’s 2008 convention speech, whether the Never Trump movement is actually over, and if the divided GOP ticket can last. Thom discusses the Michael Skakel case with attorney...
  • Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump waves goodbye as he leaves the stage after his wife Melania concluded her remarks at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, U.S. July 18, 2016. © Mike Segar
    ‘Make America White’ campaign goes to Cleveland
    Progressive Roundtable discusses the opening night of the RNC Convention, why Donald Trump chose Mike Pence as his running mate, and how large corporations funded our national conventions. And in Daily Take, Thom details how the pharmaceutical...
  • © Mike Blake
    CEOs make 276 times what their workers make
    Thom discusses whether we’re in another economic bubble with the Center for Economic and Policy Research’s Mark Weisbrot and Professor Maria Luisa Mendonça, how sharing your Netflix password could put you in jail with the District...