America's ongoing rebellion for fairness and justice

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 4/29/14

The corporate Powers That Be keep thinking we'll stay hitched to their plow no matter how severely they lash us economically and kick us politically. But, to borrow one of George W's convoluted phrases, they're... [read more]

Rick Perry's magic glasses

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 4/28/14

He's back. And, this time, he has eyeglasses.

Yes, Rick "Oops" Perry, is back, pitching himself for another presidential run. What fun! Who can forget the Texas governor's nationally-televised pratfall... [read more]

The flim flam of The Employment Policy Institute

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 4/25/14

Mothers everywhere warn children not to put any food in their mouths unless they know where it came from. The same should apply to putting information in our heads.

For... [read more]

Florida official can't seem to get the hang of running elections

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 4/24/14

It's our civic duty to vote, right? Well that depends on who you are. The disgusting reality is that many of the power elites don't want certain people to vote, so they go to extremes... [read more]

From farm workers to cheerleaders – we're all in this together

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 4/23/14

It doesn't take an IQ much higher than room temperature to realize that it's way past time to raise America's sub-poverty minimum wage of $7.25 an hour. But let's also pay attention to the millions... [read more]