Articles by Jim Hightower

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Metadata Mining Is Mega Awful

June 19, 2013 | There's no shortage of complaints about the nation's massive surveillance dragnet now that We the People know about it.


Another Jersey Shore Show

June 11, 2013 | When Prince Harry visited Seaside Heights, New Jersey, the authorities faked a return to relative normalcy for the Sandy-struck beach town.

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Walmart Sinks to a New Low

May 28, 2013 | After refusing to join other manufacturing giants who are pledging to do a better job of guaranteeing worker safety, the massive retailer needs to move into Satan's basement.

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Less Beer, More Can

May 21, 2013 | Budweiser's new squeezed-looking cans short the customer by nearly an ounce.

Fashion Victims

May 8, 2013 | The gravitational pull of corporate greed makes clothing factories prone to disasters like the recent tragedy in Bangladesh.