As the US drops to number 48 in the Reporters Without Borders World index of press freedom, how worried should for freedom of the press and the safety of our journalists? The US is barely in the top third in the world, at 48 of 179 countries.

Norway is #1 in the world, but with countries like Venezuela down to #148, how dangerous is it for reporters to do their jobs? To date, ten journalists around the world have been killed in 2019. Thom Hartmann discusses this.

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.