July 11, 2018 | America's paper of record said a Bernie Sanders-inspired grassroots group was "failing" — just one day before its candidates rocked the Democratic establishment.
About Jim Hightower
Jim Hightower, an OtherWords columnist, is a radio commentator, writer, and public speaker. He’s also editor of the populist newsletter, The Hightower Lowdown
Articles by Jim Hightower
June 20, 2018 | The Koch brothers are really getting their money's worth from Trump's secretary of state.
June 14, 2018 | Trump wanted to use the Postal Service to hit back at Amazon, but he may end up doing the opposite.
June 6, 2018 | Trump once promised a Teddy Roosevelt-style populist agenda. There's nothing left of it.
May 30, 2018 | The president says he wants to lower drug prices, but Big Pharma isn't fooled.
May 23, 2018 | General Smedley Butler blew the whistle on a millionaire-led effort to oust FDR and the New Deal.
May 16, 2018 | Somehow a trillion-dollar tax giveaway is no issue for the deficit, but modest housing assistance for America's poorest people has to go.
May 2, 2018 | Bankers are claiming they have a legal right to profit by cheating their own customers out of their retirement savings.
April 25, 2018 | For decades, the Koch brothers have led a secret coup for the billionaire class.
April 18, 2018 | Sadly, life can come to an end all too abruptly. Make sure your paperwork's in order.
April 11, 2018 | The student loan sharks who prey on veterans and single moms have a friend in Trump's education secretary.
April 4, 2018 | From making workers deliver packages off-hours to pocketing their tips, corporate greed is turning theft into business as usual.
March 28, 2018 | Would you rather play the lottery than get your bonus? Didn't think so.
March 21, 2018 | How can anyone satirize a presidency that gleefully flaunts its own awfulness every day?
March 14, 2018 | The stock market is owned by the rich. It tells you little about how ordinary Americans are doing.