A non-corporate, non-fatcat presidential campaign

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 7/16/15

Republican politicos say that taking unlimited sums of campaign cash from corporations and billionaires is the American way, claiming that money is "free" speech. Democrats disagree, but say they can't unilaterally disarm, so they join... [read more]

Government of, by, and for Big Money

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 7/15/15

Your standard governor, congress critter, and other elected officials routinely insist that they represent "The People." But when it Comes to making public policy, do they actually represent you… or Mr. Money, who writes big... [read more]

The venality of the 2016 presidential election

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 7/14/15

Already, results of the first election of the 2016 presidential race are in!

It's the Money Primary, controlled not by voters, but by superwealthy donors. In this exclusive election, Jeb is... [read more]

Chris Christie: A constantly-lying "truth teller"

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 7/13/15

How exciting: Chris Christie has become #14 on the Republican presidential dance card!

The Big Man from New Jersey entered the race with all the chutzpa and hullaballoo that marked his... [read more]

Hear the GOP presidential menagerie howl against equality

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 7/10/15

When the Supreme Court ruled that states can no longer ban same-sex marriages, it set off a cacophony of howling hyperbole by the GOP's 14 presidential wannabes.

"I will not acquiesce... [read more]