March 8, 2016 | Imagine if you tried drawing your paycheck after ignoring your workload.
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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
March 2, 2016 | Big pharma executives are going all out to paint themselves as the good guys — just not to you.
February 24, 2016 | The president’s responsibility to appoint judges isn’t voided in an election year.
February 17, 2016 | A corporate-backed study says the latest Washington trade scam will raise incomes — but for whom?
February 10, 2016 | Several states have made it a crime to record corporate animal abusers in the act.
February 4, 2016 | The Flint lead disaster exposed the callousness of people like Michigan’s governor, who blame the poor for all of their misfortune.
February 3, 2016 | Bernie’s people-powered movement has already shattered one of the Democratic establishment’s holy myths.
January 27, 2016 | While soldiers who go to war risk death, the big corporations that go to war reap perpetual profits.
January 21, 2016 | The Facebook founder's “philanthropy” lets him stash his billions without paying taxes.
January 20, 2016 | Bernie’s now beating Hillary Clinton in the Iowa and New Hampshire polls.
January 14, 2016 | Corporate honchos say taxes are "forcing" them to relocate their businesses to offshore tax havens.
January 13, 2016 | The GOP's "just build a wall" simpletons don't know what they’re talking about.
January 9, 2016 | Bowl game sponsors are gaming our tax laws.
January 6, 2016 | The World Trade Organization is penalizing American businesses over our consumer right-to-know laws.
December 31, 2015 | Polls show that Bernie Sanders would trounce Donald Trump, but you’d never know that from watching TV news.