Battling the forces of inequality in Grand Rapids

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 9/14/15 Bookmark and Share

"Inequality" is not a condition. It's a creation. Inequality is produced by thousands of decisions deliberately made by bosses, bankers, and big shots to siphon money and power from the many to the few.

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How wacky are America's plutocratic billionaires? Meet Tom Perkins

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 9/11/15 Bookmark and Share

You know your presidential campaign is in a heap of hurt when you need Tom Perkins to defend your "abilities, intellect, and talent."

But there Perkins was in the New... [read more]

Scott Walker's incredible foreign policy

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 9/10/15 Bookmark and Share

It's time now for the latest chapter in the thrilling global adventures of: "Scott Walker, Commando!"

Walker – the right-wing Wisconsin governor who's backed by the mighty money muscle of the... [read more]

How to buy a president for only 30 bucks and change

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 9/9/15 Bookmark and Share

For today's report, I have a bunch of statistics for you. Wait… don't run away! Where are you going? Come back here and sit still while I drill these stats into your head!

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The ruling class rules by purchasing politicians

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 9/8/15 Bookmark and Share

Congratulations, Mr. & Ms. Middle Class America – you're all the rage in the present presidential contest!

Jeb, Hillary, and all the rest – even The Donald – say their... [read more]


Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 9/7/15 Bookmark and Share

In their ongoing, all-out assault to crush labor unions, corporate forces have fabricated a cultural myth to undermine popular support for labor: Unions, they insist, are no longer needed. They tell us that in today's... [read more]