February 7, 2018 | In today’s rigged political system, the special interests of a tiny minority trump the will of the great majority.
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
January 31, 2018 | The breaks seldom pay for themselves — and put employees of local businesses out of work.
January 24, 2018 | The bidding war to host the retail giant's second headquarters pits taxpayers across America against each other.
January 17, 2018 | Jeff Bezos expects you to pay for the privilege of letting Amazon employees enter your home when you're not there.
January 10, 2018 | The middle class was built by movements — and can be rebuilt by movements.
December 27, 2017 | Up to 70 percent of the people who put food on America's tables may be undocumented.
December 20, 2017 | This time of year, I remember my dad's motto: Everybody does better when everybody does better.
December 13, 2017 | Corporate executives never let virtue stand in the way of profit.
December 6, 2017 | Behind closed doors, Republicans admit that their tax plan is all for their rich donors.
November 22, 2017 | When a guy who's compared himself to Hitler sings love ballads to the U.S. president, we've got a problem.
November 15, 2017 | As a developer, Trump made millions and left his partners with the debt. His tax plan is no different.
November 8, 2017 | The company doesn't need or deserve a handout from the 238 cities prostrating themselves before it.
November 1, 2017 | Our elected president seems to think it isn't him.
October 25, 2017 | 60 percent of Americans support single payer health care. So why is the party leadership dragging its feet?
October 18, 2017 | They're creating a robot economy with inexpensive machines that don't demand wages or health care.