Guest host Alex Lawson, Executive Director of Social Security Works, explains how news networks get stories and why they don’t talk about important issues that millions of Americans care deeply about. Is there a news media bias in this country? Who is stealing your social security benefits? Why does the mainstream media hide stories?

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.