What if antibiotics no longer work?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 9/25/14

Can antibiotic medicines, long hailed as miracle drugs, be too much of a good thing? Yes.

Two factors are at work here. First, bacteria (one of the earliest forms of... [read more]

GOP to US infrastructure: All fall down

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 9/24/14

I love groups with the gumption to take on big tasks and do what needs to be done – can-do groups that can, and do. But, uh-oh, here comes The Little Choo-Choo That Couldn't: The... [read more]

Trying to pervert consumer protection into corporate protection

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 9/23/14

The giants of food manufacturing are very concerned about you. They fear you could come down with a terrible plague called "consumer confusion" – and these selfless corporate entities are going all out to save... [read more]

The corporate purchase of America's political discourse

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 9/22/14

When five Supreme Court justices decreed that corporations are entitled to full free speech rights in our elections and that corporate money is a form of speech that cannot be restricted, they produced a nightmare... [read more]

A frightening cruise through Ted Cruz's head

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 9/19/14

Let's take another cruise down the narrow byways and around the twisting turns that form Sen. Ted Cruz's mind.

The first right turn on our road trip brings us to a... [read more]