Gov. Rick Scott is gagging on his own gag rule

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 5/8/15

If a state government issues a right-wing political order, but it's not written down, does it make a sound?

Bart Bibler, a respected... [read more]

The legalized immorality of Big Pharma

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 5/7/15

Al Capone, the infamous mob boss and bootlegger in Chicagoland during the 1920s, always maintained that he was just a businessman, saying the only difference between him and others was... [read more]

A powerful voice takes a powerful stand on climate change

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 5/6/15

Some of corporate America's biggest climate-change deniers – from Exxon Mobil to the Koch Brothers – are in dread of a potent storm that's gaining strength and headed right at... [read more]

Lowdown Call-Up #2: Student debt strike! Featuring Latonya Suggs and Ann Larson of Debt Collective

By Deanna Zandt - Tue., 5/5/15
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Media Barons shun major Populist meeting

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 5/5/15

Do America's establishment media outlets exist to inform the general public about what's going on – or to hide the goings-on that the establishment doesn't like?

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