The stock market is owned by the rich. It tells you little about how ordinary Americans are doing.
Jim Hightower, an OtherWords columnist, is a radio commentator, writer, and public speaker. He’s also editor of the populist newsletter, The Hightower Lowdown
Instead of creating jobs, big businesses are using their tax cut bonanza to hike stock value and CEO pay.
Behind the White House's demeaning "food box" idea is a plan to eliminate food aid for poor people completely.
Instead of trying to squeeze nature into a high-tech, corporate model, our food system should cooperate with nature.
A handy new pamphlet counts the president's lies and attacks on the working people he duped into supporting him.
In today’s rigged political system, the special interests of a tiny minority trump the will of the great majority.