November 21, 2012 | Papa John's and other employers are punishing their workers for Obama's win.
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
November 20, 2012 | We should give thanks for the spread of the rich ideas of sustainability, organic produce, and local economies from the fringe of our food economy into the mainstream.
November 14, 2012 | Billionaires expect better returns than Karl Rove pulled off on Election Day.
November 7, 2012 | Factory farms are animal concentration camps.
November 6, 2012 | Can the Romneys even spell conflict of interest?
October 31, 2012 | Both presidential campaigns are going overboard with their snooping into voters' lives.
October 24, 2012 | Records show that a Republican running for county commissioner in Texas has been casting ballots there and in Pennsylvania.
October 17, 2012 | Supporters and leaders of the hydraulic fracturing industry aren't being honest about government support for this new natural gas boom.
October 10, 2012 | Big Food's mobilization against California's right-to-know law is making more green-minded consumers aware of the companies that own their favorite brands.
October 3, 2012 | Mitt won $1.5 billion of taxpayer gold for the Salt Lake City Olympics.
September 24, 2012 | Across our country, women are walking away from Regal Cinema's pretentious abrogation of our Fourth Amendment rights.
September 17, 2012 | Whether you run a marathon or run for office, facts and integrity matter.
September 10, 2012 | Whether corporate political money shouts or whispers, it still corrupts.
September 3, 2012 | The paper industry's titans have teamed up with practitioners of the legislative black arts to turn their sludge into a slick tax loophole.
August 27, 2012 | Every dime of a minimum-wage hike is spent by its recipients -- circulating upward in our local economies as they increase their purchases of such basics as food, kids' clothing, and health care.