KPFK Speaker Sereies: Thom Hartmann

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    Saturday, June 22nd

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    Thom speaks on The Hidden History of Guns and the Second Amendment

    Price: $40 ea, $70 a pair

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    Join Thom Hartmann for a unique deep dive exploration into the vast arc of the history of slave patrols and the Second Amendment. How guns facilitated the most massive genocide in history which happened right here on this continent, and how the Second Amendment has been twisted and distorted by the Supreme Court and the gun manufacturers into something that the founders would never have recognized. Thom will also explain what we can do about the gun crisis in the United States, what other countries have done, and what we can learn from it, and lay out the forces arrayed against us that we have to either bring to our way of thinking or simply defeat at the polls to keep ourselves and our children safe.

    Thom Hartmann is a nationally syndicated radio and TV host. He’s a four-time recipient of the Project Censored Award and is a New York Times bestselling author of 24 books in print, translated into many languages.

    Special Guest Host: Stephanie Miller

    Stephanie Miller is an American political commentator, comedian, and host of The Stephanie Miller Show which airs weekdays at 6:00 am on KPFK.
    She will host Thom for the event and moderate a question and answer segment.

    Venue

    UCLA Dodd Hall
    315 Portola Plaza
    Los Angeles
    90095

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    The event runs from 2:30am to 5:00pm on the following dates.
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    • Democracy Now!

      8:00am - 9:00am

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    • Thom Hartmann

      9:00am - 10:00am

      LIVE CALL IN NUMBER During this show- (202) 808-9925

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      10:00am - 11:00am

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