October 11, 2017 | The president's pledge to roll back a hedge fund loophole has mysteriously vanished from his tax plan.
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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
October 4, 2017 | All this for a boondoggle project most Americans continue to oppose.
September 27, 2017 | Why is health system flailing? Because its guiding ethic is profit, not care.
September 20, 2017 | Until they deliver for the whole public, the public owes them nothing.
September 13, 2017 | Trump needs money for hurricane relief. He can find it by letting go of his silly wall idea.
September 6, 2017 | Wall Street is siphoning billions of investment dollars into high-risk, subprime auto loans.
August 30, 2017 | The old general fought for an ugly cause, but even he could lend some wisdom to our current president.
August 23, 2017 | Seems like the only one still standing by him is David Duke. They deserve each other.
August 16, 2017 | Wall Street bought them — and is now leasing them out and driving up rents.
August 9, 2017 | A bogus campaign for "religious freedom" could create unholy temples of dark money.
August 2, 2017 | In Ohio and beyond, governors are signing corporate-backed laws to stop local communities from raising their minimum wages.
July 26, 2017 | Who needs roads when you've got a private jet?
July 19, 2017 | Greasy politicians use education funds to enrich corporations — and themselves.
July 12, 2017 | Amazon is buying Whole Foods, and that's bad news for humans.
July 5, 2017 | GOP leaders want to protect your "freedom" to be poor, powerless, sick, and uninsured.