Articles by Jim Hightower

Democracy for Sale

Revealing Corporate Largesse

October 7, 2014 | Corporations are funneling money to right-wing governors who work against the interests of their customers and employees.

Tips for Underpaid Hotel Workers

Let Them Eat Tips

September 30, 2014 | Marriott's push to get guests to subsidize its crummy pay for the people who clean hotel rooms is a disgrace.

McDonalds McNuggets and Salad

Another Fast Food Stunt

September 23, 2014 | When McDonald's staged a gourmet feast, it reminded me of the time I judged a Spam cooking contest.

Mitch McConnell

That Gosh Darn Minimum Wage

September 10, 2014 | Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell feels put upon just for having to talk about increasing the pay of the country's working poor.