April 24, 2019 | This year, 60 of America's biggest corporations paid $0 in federal taxes -- or less.
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
April 3, 2019 | A new White House report proposes cutting regulations to protect workers and children, while piling on yet more tax cuts for billionaires.
March 26, 2019 | He tweets odes to America's small farmers, but his actions are tearing them apart.
March 13, 2019 | They're building robots to siphon farm profits out of local communities and into the pockets of rich investors.
March 6, 2019 | If you don't keep on them once they're elected, you can be sure special interests will.
February 27, 2019 | San Antonio told Jeff Bezos to beat it over a year before New York sent him packing.
February 13, 2019 | After pocketing a huge taxpayer bribe from former Gov. Scott Walker, the manufacturer all but canceled plans to build a factory in the state.
February 6, 2019 | When the U.S. last had a top tax rate of over 70 percent, it was a period of unparalleled prosperity.
January 30, 2019 | The Mexican border doesn’t need a wall, but maybe South Florida does...
January 23, 2019 | Tech CEO Elon Musk says artificial intelligence is a big threat to humans, so we should... surgically implant wires in our brains?
January 16, 2019 | Driverless cars cost jobs and threaten pedestrians. Investors' advice? Just get out of the way!
January 9, 2019 | Maintaining our bloated machine on earth costs over $700 billion a year. Trump wants to blast those costs into space.
December 24, 2018 | America’s most popular public service literally delivers for its people. Anti-government zealots want to sell it off.
December 19, 2018 | The left can offer much of what Trump voters say they want: health care, fair wages, education, clean water, and a government uncorrupted by big money.
November 30, 2018 | Our right to a free press is meaningless if hedge funds can gobble up and gut the community newspapers that exercise it.