Thom Hartmann is a progressive national and internationally syndicated talk show host whose shows are available in over a half-billion homes worldwide. He is a four-time Project Censored, Award-winning, New York Times best-selling author of 25 books currently in print in over a dozen languages on five continents.
Talkers Magazine named Thom Hartmann as the most important progressive talk show host in America for the past decade, and for three of the past five years, the #1 most important progressive host on their “Heavy Hundred” ranking. His radio show is syndicated on for-profit radio stations nationwide by WYD Media, on non-profit and community stations nationwide by Pacifica, across the entire North American continent on SiriusXM Satellite radio, and on cable systems nationwide by Cable Radio Network (CRN) and Free Speech TV. Furthermore the show is broadcast on its own YouTube channel, via subscription podcasts, worldwide through the US American Forces Network, and through the Thom Hartmann App in the App Store. It is also simulcast as TV in realtime into nearly 60 million US and Canadian homes by the Free Speech TV Network on Dish Network, DirectTV, and cable TV systems nationwide.
As an entrepreneur, Hartmann has founded several successful businesses which still are operating, and he has lived and worked with his wife, Louise, and their three (now adult) children on several continents. He was born and grew up in Michigan and retains strong ties to the Midwest, although he and Louise have lived in New Hampshire, Vermont, Georgia, Germany, Washington DC, and Oregon.