James Madison’s nightmare, that the merger of Church and state would weaken both institutions might have taken place after the conservatives catered to the reactionary elements within the American religious community in the past. Thom Hartmann discusses.

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.