Why has nefarious corporate behavior become so commonplace?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 1/18/16

As a raker of muck, it's my job to root out the nefarious doings and innate immorality of the corporate creature.

But I'm in danger these days of being rendered... [read more]

Why the GOP's fence fantasy is a farce

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 1/15/16

A proper wall, we're told, makes good neighbors, But an 18-foot high, 2000-mile long wall goes way beyond proper, antagonizes your neighbor, and shows your own fear and weakness.

Yet, this... [read more]

Will you support Carl Icahn's charity?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 1/14/16

Wall Street buccaneer Carl Icahn has pocketed billions on deals, but he says he's now passionate about helping others.

In particular, the corporate-takeover specialist is pushing a charitable cause involving... [read more]

Why would anyone celebrate the "joy" of war?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 1/13/16

War is hell.

Unless, of course, you happen to be a global corporate peddler of rockets, drones, bombs, and all the other hellish weaponry of military conflict. In that case, war... [read more]

Should big corporations have to pay the taxes they owe?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 1/12/16

I would trust a pack of coyotes to guard my little herd of lambs before I'd trust a pack of corporate hucksters to "reform" America's tax code.

Yet, Carl Icahn, a... [read more]