Chuck Schumer upchucks at sight of TPP

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 5/20/15

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]

Obama's ugly show of Presidential petulance

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 5/19/15

When the going got tough, Barack got in a huff, then he got gruff.

President Obama has worked himself into such a tizzy over the TPP that he's lashing out at... [read more]

The secret coalition pushing the secretive TPP scam

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 5/18/15

Alright boys and girls, gather 'round me, and I'll tell you the story of the "Investor State Dispute Resolution" clause. Wait children… where're you going? Don't run away. Don't cry!

Okay,... [read more]

What happened to Doug Hughes' letters to Congress

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 5/15/15

When mailman Doug Hughes delivered a powerful message to Congress in April, he drew saturation coverage from the mass media.

Not coverage of his message, mind you, but a ridiculous spasm... [read more]

Obama's bizarre sales pitch for TPP

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 5/14/15

Sometimes you get offered "a deal you can't refuse." Then there's the deal that Barack Obama has offered to congressional Democrats.

For some bizarre reason, Obama is staking his presidential legacy... [read more]

A letter carrier's special delivery to Congress

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 5/13/15

Neither rain, sleet, nor snow – nor even the likelihood that he'd be killed – could stop this letter carrier from making his appointed rounds.

Doug Hughes is one gutsy... [read more]

Stand With Postal Workers This Thursday in a National Day of Action

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 5/12/15

You can buy rolls of "Forever" stamps from your local post office, protecting you from future price increases. But We The People now need to put a "Forever" stamp on... [read more]

Stop Postal executives from destroying our Postal Service

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 5/11/15

When a big-name retailer finds its sales in a slow downward spiral, the geniuses in the executive suite often try to keep their profits up by cheapening their product and... [read more]

Gov. Rick Scott is gagging on his own gag rule

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 5/8/15

If a state government issues a right-wing political order, but it's not written down, does it make a sound?

Bart Bibler, a respected... [read more]

The legalized immorality of Big Pharma

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 5/7/15

Al Capone, the infamous mob boss and bootlegger in Chicagoland during the 1920s, always maintained that he was just a businessman, saying the only difference between him and others was... [read more]