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2012-07-11 10:21:53

MINNEAPOLIS, July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bradlee Dean, minister and founder of You Can Run But You Cannot Hide International (YCR) is suing Rachel Maddow/MSNBC for defamation and false light and now, through YCR, has filed pleadings seeking the disqualification of Judge Joan Zeldon of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. "YCR and I chose to sue Rachel Maddow and MSNBC and now have voluntarily, for tactical reasons, chosen to drop the suit in DC Superior Court and bring the case...

2012-03-06 08:30:00

COLUMBIA Md., March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Arbitron Inc. (NYSE: ARB) announced today the results of a study looking at the effectiveness of all radio formats in reaching specific voting groups. With the 2012 primaries well underway, political hopefuls are looking for ways to reach voters. Radio, with its various formats, is an extremely effective medium to reach voters with specific political affiliations. The Federal Election Commission estimates that total political advertising spending...

2012-01-06 14:51:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Thom Hartmann Program will be broadcasting live from Rekyavik, Iceland on Monday (1/9) and from Stockholm, Sweden on Thursday (1/12). Thom will be focusing on the public reactions to big business and banks more concerned with profit than citizens in these countries. "We've booked a number of pundits, politicians, and reporters. We are looking forward to hearing directly from the people involved: Interviewing Icelanders who told the...

2011-08-04 13:57:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Top-ranked television and radio personality Thom Hartmann's nationally syndicated cable television program, The Big Picture, has grown in viewership by an impressive 19% since going on the air in late January of this year, while his simulcast (a'la Imus) TV/radio viewership has surged by 57% since it debuted on TV in October of 2010. This spiking popularity of Hartmann's two programs, both carried live by Free Speech TV (FSTV) weekdays, has created...

2010-10-28 00:00:39

Rebooting the American Dream:11 Ways to Rebuild our Country by Thom Hartmann, America's most popular progressive radio host. Hartmann Hails Hamilton in a fascinating political twist. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 27, 2010 In a fascinating political twist, progressive Thom Hartmann steals a page from the conservative Tea Party in his new book, Rebooting the American Dream (Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2010). Just as tea partiers hearken to the wisdom of our founders, Hartmann uses...

2010-10-14 17:39:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The Big Picture, no-holds-barred talk show created and hosted by Thom Hartmann, will appear on RT. Thom Hartmann, bestselling author of Screwed: The Undeclared War Against The Middle Class and We The People: A Call To Take Back America and network radio personality is going into partnership with RT Channel. The Big Picture with Thom Hartmann will broadcast weekdays at 9pm and 11pm EST from RT's state-of-the-art studios in downtown Washington, D.C. to...

2010-02-25 00:20:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- TALKERS Magazine names Thom Hartmann #10 on the "Heavy Hundred," its list of the 100 most important radio talk show hosts in America, and the only progressive host in the top ten. In recent weeks, THE THOM HARTMANN PROGRAM began airing in afternoon drive time on New York City's WWRL-AM 1600 which now springboards the show into the nation's top radio market. The program is heard in seven of the top 10 markets and 17 of the top 25, and on over 100...

2008-10-29 21:00:10

NEW YORK and REDMOND, Wash., Oct. 29, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MSNBC and msnbc.com today unveiled the new website for "The Rachel Maddow Show," available at www.rachel.msnbc.com. The new site gives "The Rachel Maddow Show's" rapidly growing on-air audience an enhanced extension of the brand online. Rachel Maddow hosts MSNBC's "The Rachel Maddow Show," featuring Maddow's take on the biggest stories of the day, political and otherwise, including lively debate with guests from all sides of the...

2008-08-26 09:00:52

With an eye to the future and the desire to extend their reach beyond traditional airwaves, Seattle radio stations KJR AM 950 Sports Radio and AM 570 KVI recently partnered with the social networking web site WikiTalk.com (www.wikitalk.com) on a four month pilot program to "extend the conversation" online, and provide listeners with additional opportunity to comment or respond more anonymously. Both stations saw significant increase in click-through versus other ads that were displayed in...