Thom Hartmann shares about investor state dispute settlement provisions in so-called free trade agreements that would have forced the U.S. Government to pay asbestos manufacturers to compensate them for lost profits when the government stepped in to regulate a dangerous product.

Thom is a four-time Project Censored-award-winning, New York Times best-selling author. His national daily progressive radio talk show is distributed to radio stations nationwide by Westwood One, Pacifica, and Free Speech TV. More people listen daily to the Thom Hartmann Program than any other progressive talk show in the nation.