The Big Picture

  • How Trump could cause the economic meltdown
    Thom talks to economist Dr. Richard Wolff about the state of the economy at the end of Obama’s term, and the future of banks and corporations under Trump’s administration. For more information on the stories we've covered visit our...
  • 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.
  • How Trump could cause the economic meltdown
    How Trump could cause the economic meltdown
    Thom talks to economist Dr. Richard Wolff about the state of the economy at the end of Obama’s term, and the future of banks and corporations under Trump’s administration. For more information on the stories we've covered visit our...
  • ‘Demand the Impossible!’ – Bill Ayers
    ‘Demand the Impossible!’ – Bill Ayers
    On tonight’s Big Picture, Thom talks to activist and educator Bill Ayers about protests, social movements, and the American dream in today’s society. They also discuss policies of the incoming Trump administration, and Ayers’ book...
  • Is Neoliberalism incompatible with democracy?
    Is Neoliberalism incompatible with democracy?
    On tonight’s Big Picture, Thom discusses trade, globalization, and how the economy will look under the Trump administration with Economist Alan Tonelson. Then, Thom talks to commentator Tim Cavanaugh and Scott Greer of the Daily Caller about...
  • Should we outlaw billionaires?
    Should we outlaw billionaires?
    On tonight’s Big Picture, Thom talks to Angela Morabito with StandUnited.org and Sam Sacks of the District Sentinel about President Obama granting clemency to Chelsea Manning, and the uneven distribution of wealth across the world. Then, Thom...
  • Bernie Sanders slams Dems for lacking ‘guts’
    Bernie Sanders slams Dems for lacking ‘guts’
    In tonight's Progressive Roundtable, Thom talks to Larry Cohen of Our Revolution and Norman Solomon of Roots Action about Trump’s Obamacare replacement plan, Democratic resistance to the repeal of Obamacare, and how Bernie Sanders is once...
  • Cory Booker votes to save Big Pharma
    Cory Booker votes to save Big Pharma
    Thom talks with the Daily Caller’s Alex Pfeiffer and 99Rise’s Kai Newkirk about the House of Representatives’ move to repeal Obamacare, Cory Booker’s vote against cheaper prescription drugs for Americans, and Jeremy...
  • Trump's recipe for kleptocracy
    Trump's recipe for kleptocracy
    Thom talks to Charles Sauer of the Market Institute and Dave McCulloch of Capitol Media Partners about how Trump is creating a kleptocracy, how Trump is right about what we need to do to deal with big Pharma, and Bernie’s exposé on the...
  • Dangerous new climate tipping point just passed
    Dangerous new climate tipping point just passed
    Thom talks with Red State Contributor Bryan Pruitt and Progressive Organizer Kai Newkirk about Jeff Session’s Attorney General confirmation hearings, whether Republicans will replace Obamacare, and Bernie Sanders’ continuing progressive...
  • The Trump story the media dare not tell
    The Trump story the media dare not tell
    Thom talks with Zaid Jilani of The Intercept and freelance journalist Lynn Parramore about the mainstream media’s obsessive coverage of Donald Trump’s every tweet and the dismantling of labor unions in America. Ann Marie Benitez of the...
  • The sneaky Republican Obamacare strategy you need to know
    The sneaky Republican Obamacare strategy you need to know
    Thom talks to Jason Russell from the Washington Examiner and Kate Aronoff from In These Times Magazine about the latest plan for a wall along the US-Mexico border, and the GOP’s move to defund Planned Parenthood. Thom discusses the social and...