Obama's Thanksgiving pardon of Republican turkeys

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 11/28/14

Thanksgiving – a time of grace and family sharing – will get an extra bit of grace from the White House this year.

Just as every president since Lincoln has done,... [read more]

Buy local beer, books… and why not seafood?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 11/28/14

In case you don't have enough to worry about, consider "early mortality syndrome."

Sounds gruesomely lethal, doesn't it? Luckily, this is not a human disease, nor has it struck America –... [read more]

Obama's Thanksgiving pardon of Republican turkeys

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 11/27/14

Thanksgiving – a time of grace and family sharing – will get an extra bit of grace from the White House this year.

Just as every president since Lincoln has done,... [read more]

America's good food movement

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 11/26/14

What better day than Thanksgiving to celebrate our country’s food rebels!
I’m talking about the growing movement of small farmers, food artisans, local retailers, co-ops, community organizers, restaurateurs, environmentalists, consumers, and others – perhaps including... [read more]

The Walmartizaton of Thanksgiving

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 11/25/14

Everyone from the Obama family in the White House to my little family in Texas will take a deserved pause from the unrelenting intensity of work on Thanksgiving Day. But millions will not get a... [read more]