Turning human misery into corporate profits

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 4/1/15

Good news, people: The "boom" is back! Good times are here again, thanks to an economic boom generated by (of all things) bad times.

Tens of millions of Americans have been... [read more]

Chuck Schumer upchucks at sight of TPP

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 3/31/15

Sen. Chuck Schumer, leader of the corporate wing of congressional Democrats, never met a global trade deal too ugly to hug. So when even he says, "This is really troubling," you know his eyes have... [read more]

Chuck Schumer upchucks at sight of TPP

By Melody Byrd - Tue., 3/31/15

Sen. Chuck Schumer, leader of the corporate wing of congressional Democrats, never met a global trade deal too ugly hug. So when even he says, "This is really troubling," you know his eyes have been... [read more]

Cruz is running for President of What?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 3/30/15

And away we go – off on another crazy cruze with Ted!

Cinch up your seatbelts, for Sen. Ted Cruz (fueled by his flaming jet-powered ego) has gotten a head start... [read more]

An exciting democracy movement arises in Chicago

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 3/27/15

Chicago! City of broad shoulders. Plutocratic hog butcher. Tool maker for progressive change. Stacker of the wheat of grassroots power, wheat separated from the chaff of corporate politicians. Stormy, husky, brawling. Planning, building, breaking, rebuilding.... [read more]