Friend of Goddard

Personal Statement

Thom Hartmann is an award-winning author and internationally recognized progressive radio talk show host of The Thom Hartmann Program.

The Thom Hartmann Program is live daily from 3-6 PM ET on radio and TV stations from coast to coast, syndicated by Dial-Global to commercial stations, Pacifica to non-profit stations, and Free Speech TV on Dish Network, DirectTV, and cable systems, as well as on American Forces Radio and on XM and Sirius Satellite radio.

He is also a four-time Project Censored-award-winning, New York Times best-selling author. His books range in subjects from ADD, The American Dream, and the JFK assassination, to corporate personhood and even spirituality.

His national daily progressive radio talk show is now in its ninth year on the air. More people listen daily to the Thom Hartmann Program than any other progressive talk show in the nation. Talkers Magazine names Thom Hartmann the 8th most important talk show host in America, and the #1 most important progressive host, for three consecutive years in their “Heavy Hundred” ranking.

He receives an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Goddard College President Dr. Barbara Vacarr on September 22, 2013.

This award is given to individuals who have distinguished themselves in areas related to the humanities and have a strong connection to Goddard College and its mission.