September 5, 2018 | Quantity is on one thing, but quality is what really matters when it comes to jobs.J
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
August 29, 2018 | Just four tech superpowers raked in half of this year’s stock price gains by the 500 largest corporations.
August 13, 2018 | Five banks control half of all U.S. financial assets, and six conglomerates control 90 percent of our media.
July 25, 2018 | The administration has trapped immigrant families in a bureaucratic nightmare — and brought media hacks rushing to defend the indefensible.
July 17, 2018 | Kids as young as 1 year old are being forced to stand trial alone in Trump's immigration courts, often without even attorneys.
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.
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.