Thom Hartmann talks to caller Mike, who says that a black kid on the street is worth nothing to industry, but a black kid in the back of a cop car is worth $50K to the prison industry. We must change that.

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.