What do chickens and our constitutional rights have in common?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 2/12/16 Bookmark and Share

Imagine the outcry by tea party Republicans if state legislators were passing laws banning the use of video cameras in banks to capture images of robbers.

Yet, those very same tea... [read more]


The real stink in Flint, Michigan's water scandal

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 2/11/16 Bookmark and Share

The tap water in Flint, Michigan, is not the only thing that stinks and leaves a horrible taste in one's mouth.

The governor and his agency heads who caused the sudden... [read more]


How do you feel about subsidizing corporate crime?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 2/10/16 Bookmark and Share

Headlines periodically blare that this regulator or that has imposed another jawdropping assessment on some gross polluter or other corporate criminal. “Justice Department Slaps BP with $20.8 Billion Punishment” the media shouted months after the... [read more]


How do you feel about subsidizing corporate crime?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 2/10/16 Bookmark and Share

Headlines periodically blare that this regulator or that has imposed another jawdropping assessment on some gross polluter or other corporate criminal. “Justice Department Slaps BP with $20.8 Billion Punishment” the media shouted months after the... [read more]


How do you feel about subsidizing corporate crime?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 2/10/16 Bookmark and Share

Headlines periodically blare that this regulator or that has imposed another jawdropping assessment on some gross polluter or other corporate criminal. “Justice Department Slaps BP with $20.8 Billion Punishment” the media shouted months after the... [read more]


Will Rick Snyder drown in the water he poisoned?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 2/9/16 Bookmark and Share

Rick Snyder is butt deep in water woes.

First, the right-wing Michigan governor did a belly flop into the deep waters of autocracy when he literally suspended democracy in the city... [read more]