Texas workers discover a corporate giant's shriveled ethical heart

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 3/1/16 Bookmark and Share

The "human resources" departments of huge corporations are known for issuing helpful bulletins to employees, such as this one: "The beatings will continue until morale improves."

Beatings of workers these... [read more]

Who should pay Mitch McConnell's salary?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 2/29/16 Bookmark and Share

Why should you and I have to keep paying Mitch McConnell's salary?

He's the Senate Majority Leader, but he doesn't lead – and he really doesn't do much of anything, refusing... [read more]

Why would anyone celebrate the "joy" of war?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 2/26/16 Bookmark and Share

War is hell.

Unless, of course, you happen to be a global corporate peddler of rockets, drones, bombs, and all the other hellish weaponry of military conflict. In that case, war... [read more]

Why doesn’t Congress do what the people want and need?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 2/25/16 Bookmark and Share

If you wonder why congress critters keep ignoring what the people want them to do – while doing things that people don't want them doing – take a peek at the unique PR campaign now... [read more]

How Big Pharma is trying to improve its image

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 2/24/16 Bookmark and Share

Big news, people! Especially for those of you upset by the skyrocketing prices of the essential prescription medicines you take – including thousands of patients who were hit last year with a 5,000-percent increase in... [read more]

Who's really responsible for poisoning Flint's water?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 2/23/16 Bookmark and Share

By gollies, Congress wants answers! Who's responsible for the shocking scandal of lead-poisoned drinking water in Flint, Michigan, the lawmakers screech?

Every official involved in so callously disregarding the lives... [read more]