October 31, 2018 | Corporate elites are so afraid of democracy that they're actually trying to outlaw it.
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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
October 17, 2018 | The GOP isn't out to "win" elections anymore. They're just trying to make sure anyone who might vote against them can't.
October 10, 2018 | We no longer see the images on TV every night, but it's still happening.
September 25, 2018 | A new group is naming and shaming the people bankrolling climate change denial.
September 19, 2018 | They even get bathroom breaks, they say. Doesn't sound suspicious at all!
September 12, 2018 | It’s like Bonnie and Clyde, but instead of robbing banks, Amazon has enticed city and state officials to rob their own citizens.
September 5, 2018 | Quantity is on one thing, but quality is what really matters when it comes to jobs.J
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.