Jim Hightower

06/25/2015 - 11:06am

    In 2008 Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein declared: “There are parts of government that can be run like a business and should be run like a business.”

    For the first time, the Senate had voted to privatize the restaurants and other...

03/26/2015 - 8:12pm

    Near my home in Austin, Texas, there’s an old refurbished motel with a keep-it-real attitude that’s expressed right on its iconic marquee: “No additives, No preservatives, Corporate-free since 1938.”

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03/19/2015 - 2:53pm

    Look out, the Supreme Court’s black-robed gang of far-right ideologues is rampaging again.

    The Supreme clan is firing potshots at the Affordable Care Act. Caught in the crossfire is the...

03/12/2015 - 6:58pm

    After the Supreme Court’s democracy-mugging decree that let corporations dump unlimited amounts of money into our elections, a guy named Larry sent me an email that perfectly summed it all up: “Big money has plucked our eagle!”...

02/26/2015 - 4:53pm

    Ready or not, the race is on — for president, I mean.

    Yes, Election Day is still nearly two years away, but the candidates are already on the loose. And they...

02/19/2015 - 8:28pm

    Business schools preach a strict, anti-social doctrine of corporate management that comes down to this: CEOs must be idiots.

    By that I mean the original Greek word idiotes, which applied to...

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