Articles by Jim Hightower


America, Go Big Again

April 21, 2021 | Joe Biden may be a lifelong, go-slow politician, but his infrastructure plan is a serious, ambitious investment in the public good.


The End of Trickle-Down Economics

April 7, 2021 | The past year has laid waste to the arguments behind “trickle down” theory. Instead, let’s have wealth “percolate up.”

Where Does the Buck Stop in Texas?

March 3, 2021 | Texas Republicans took money from the utilities they failed to regulate. Now they’re pointing the finger elsewhere for power failures.