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Saturday, February 25, 2017
 
Authors Posts by Jim Hightower

Jim Hightower

Jim Hightower
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National radio commentator, writer, public speaker, and author of the book, Swim Against The Current: Even A Dead Fish Can Go With The Flow, Jim Hightower has spent three decades battling the Powers That Be on behalf of the Powers That Ought To Be - consumers, working families, environmentalists, small businesses, and just-plain-folks.

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Promise and peril in Africa’s newest democracy

While the victory for democracy in the Gambia is important and should be celebrated, the way it came about should give us some pause.

Tom Goldtooth: ‘They cannot extinguish the fire that Standing Rock started’

The camp may be gone, but the fight will continue. The seeds have been planted, and they will continue to grow.

Principles for progressives to follow on Trump’s ties to Russia

We can build a unified movement around the corruption that’s already been uncovered in Trump’s “swamp cabinet” and the money-crazed GOP.

Before becoming Trump’s top energy aide, Mike Catanzaro peddled climate change denial as a...

“Tapping Mr. Catanzaro as a White House energy advisor fits with President Trump’s agenda of promoting the interests of fossil fuel industry over the environment and public health.”

Building the commons as an antidote to predatory capitalism

We are building a world in which people work together to solve common problems and create a more equitable economy and better lives for all of us.

24 arrested during protest of off-duty police shooting video

On Wednesday night, hundreds of protesters blocked the streets of Anaheim in a demonstration against the off-duty cop’s actions on a recent video. 24 were arrested.

Ryan’s fundraising off health care and trying to kill It for millions

He’s determined to raise as much money as possible to fuel his own rise, and his party’s, no matter how many people’s health may suffer in the process.

The U.S. rejected refugee Anne Frank – let’s not make the same mistake again

“What is done cannot be undone, but one can prevent it happening again.”

Solar-powered floating farm could produce 20 tons of vegetables daily

The future of farming is sustainable and not land-based.