Jim Hightower

09/26/2016 - 5:00pm

    In their ongoing, all-out assault to crush labor unions, corporate forces have fabricated a cultural myth to undermine popular support for labor: Unions, they insist, are no longer needed. They tell us that in today’s entrepreneurial economy, workers must compete with each other, not cooperate.

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06/13/2016 - 12:00am

    No doubt you’ll be thrilled to learn that we now live and work in a “gig economy.”

    That’s the latest corporate buzz-phrase from Silicon Valley.

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06/03/2016 - 8:00pm

    First came withering hoots of laughter when the honchos of George Mason University named their law school the Antonin Scalia School Of Law — or ASSOL, for short. It was an honor Scalia might’ve merited, but very embarrassing for the university.

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05/28/2016 - 5:00pm

    Hard experience teaches that biotech companies, chemical corporations, and other agribusiness giants have no sense of respect for Mother Nature. Now, Rick Friday has learned they have no sense of humor either.

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05/21/2016 - 7:00pm

    Pouty, whiney, spoiled-bratism isn’t nice coming from a four-year-old. But it’s altogether grotesque when it comes from billion-dollar corporations like Uber and Lyft.

    The two car-for-hire...

05/07/2016 - 11:00am

    So long, Don, it’s been God-awful to know you.

    Don Blankenship, who was the King of King Coal, is headed toward a place he never imagined he’d end up: federal prison.

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