What happened to America's train system?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 4/12/16 Bookmark and Share

Why are we Americans stuck with an out-of-date railroad system, while nations with a small fraction of our resources are cruising on High Speed Rail (HSR) networks?

Because our leaders... [read more]

How clueless can the GOP establishment get?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 4/7/16 Bookmark and Share

Exciting news, people! The Republican Party's establishment has a secret plan to stop its blue-collar voters from supporting Donnie Trump. Their plan is code-named: "Operation Paul Ryan."

Good grief –... [read more]

Hightower introduces Bernie Sanders after the Wisconsin primary win

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 4/6/16 Bookmark and Share

Staff note: We thought you'd like to hear the rousing speech that Hightower gave in Laramie, WY last night (4/5/2016) after Bernie won the Wisconsin primary. Enjoy!

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What is fueling "Hurricane Donnie" Trump

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 4/5/16 Bookmark and Share

Elites tend to be… well, elite. As in, "clueless" about what your everyday working stiff is thinking.

Most hoity-toities don't even think or care about what the great unwashed think, but... [read more]

Let's adopt the GOP's national platform

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 4/1/16 Bookmark and Share

Well, I didn't expect this!

The National Republican Party has published an official policy document showing that the GOP really might be more than a gaggle of serve-the-rich plutocrats and wacky,... [read more]

Everyday patriots

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 3/30/16 Bookmark and Share

The dictionary defines a patriot as, "One who loves his or her country and supports its authority and interests."

Supports authority? Hooey. An American patriot is one who supports the egalitarian ideals... [read more]