Scamming the public

September 2007 // Commentary

This is the Marx Brothers, bumbling around Animal Farm!

September 2007 // Main article


August 2007 // Commentary

Politicians are selling our bridges rather than building them

July 2007 // Main article

Donate to the Lowdown!

By Deanna Zandt - Thu., 6/7/07
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A number of you have asked for a way to donate to the Hightower Lowdown online, and we heard you: you can now donate right here on the site using your credit card or existing Paypal account. Questions? Problems?... [read more]


April 2007 // Commentary

Corporations that paid-to-play in the last election

April 2007 // Main article


March 2007 // Commentary

Molly Ivins, 1944-2007

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 2/1/07
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Molly is a spirit. A big, boisterous, joyful, irreverent, hell-raising, fun-loving, muckracking, uninhibited, maverick spirit.

As such, she lives.

I first encountered her in 1970, when she exploded from the pages of the Observer like... [read more]

Repubs have a rock on their back, Dems meekly mumble

October 2006 // Main article