Hillary Clinton tries on the populist tiara

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 5/22/15 Bookmark and Share

I have some BIG political news, folks: Hillary Clinton is a populist!

No... seriously. She says she is. Well, she hasn't actually used the P-word to describe her 2016 political persona,... [read more]


Obama gets desperate in pushing TPP

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 5/21/15 Bookmark and Share

Poor Barack Obama. He's been making more flashy moves than an Olympic ice skater, trying to get Democrats in Congress to cheer his Trans-Pacific Partnership. But instead, they're roundly booing him.

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Chuck Schumer upchucks at sight of TPP

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 5/20/15 Bookmark and Share

Sen. Chuck Schumer, leader of the corporate wing of congressional Democrats, never met a global trade deal too ugly to hug. So when even he says, "This is really troubling," you know his eyes have... [read more]


Obama's ugly show of Presidential petulance

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 5/19/15 Bookmark and Share

When the going got tough, Barack got in a huff, then he got gruff.

President Obama has worked himself into such a tizzy over the TPP that he's lashing out at... [read more]


The secret coalition pushing the secretive TPP scam

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 5/18/15 Bookmark and Share

Alright boys and girls, gather 'round me, and I'll tell you the story of the "Investor State Dispute Resolution" clause. Wait children… where're you going? Don't run away. Don't cry!

Okay,... [read more]


What happened to Doug Hughes' letters to Congress

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 5/15/15 Bookmark and Share

When mailman Doug Hughes delivered a powerful message to Congress in April, he drew saturation coverage from the mass media.

Not coverage of his message, mind you, but a ridiculous spasm... [read more]