NEW! Check out The Hightower Download

We’re proud to announce the launch of a brand-new media enterprise, called The Hightower Download!

Every week, we’ll be releasing a new video animation featuring Hightower– and our first episode is a must-see: “Bush’s Backfire.” Is there that sums up the stubbornly disastrous administration of George W better than the Iraq debacle? Especially in light of last week’s announcement on upping the number of troops deployed to the civil war that Bush himself created!

You can also sign up to get sneak previews of each week’s episode– which means you’ll get to watch a day before the rest of the world does. So then: what’re you waitin’ for? Head over to The Hightower Download and get on board!

Check out Hightower in “The Big Buy: Tom Delay’s Stolen Congress”

You know you loved that smiling mug shot of Tom Delay as much as we did, but hey — the fight to save democracy from his kind of politics isn’t over yet. What kind of politics? Well, the stealing of a Congress, of course!

Check out the latest from Brave New Films, “The Big Buy: Tom Delay’s Stolen Congress,” to learn more about the shenanigans this guy and his cronies pulled — and how the whole nation has to live with the aftermath. Hightower himself is featured throughout the film; here’s a couple of clips to get you started:

Gerrymandering Texas

On Tom Delay (with Molly Ivins)

The 5 Vote Margin

Buy your copy of “The Big Buy” today, or check out a screening near you… no screenings in your town? Host your own!

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