A Billionaire’s Sound Advice to the Billionaire’s Club

Jim Hightower

Nick Hanauer speaks the truth to power, even though he’s a card-carrying member of the Billionaire’s Club. I’ve noticed several CEO’s, political pundits and so-called economic experts saying they’re confused as to why Americans are … Read moreA Billionaire’s Sound Advice to the Billionaire’s Club

Billionaires Reap a Cornucopia of Farm Subsidy Cash

Jim Hightower

Congress is a very poor gardener, for it keeps watering the weeds and pulling the flowers: Farm subsidy cash helps those who don’t need it. December is a time of many holiday feasts — which … Read moreBillionaires Reap a Cornucopia of Farm Subsidy Cash

Walmart’s Waltons: Getting Ahead on the Backs of Others

Jim Hightower

Walmart’s CFO is puzzled by reluctance of customers to spend on discretionary items Having been raised in a small-business family and now running my own small outfit, I always find it heartwarming to see hardworking, … Read moreWalmart’s Waltons: Getting Ahead on the Backs of Others

Real Reason Über Rich are Hoarding the World’s Wealth

Real Reason Über Rich are Hoarding the World’s Wealth

The ultimate insurance policy for the über rich Turn on any news channel these days, especially the liberal, left-leaning ones, and you will see a panel of analysts trying to figure out what is behind … Read moreReal Reason Über Rich are Hoarding the World’s Wealth

Super PACs, Vote Theft and Billionaire Ballot Bandits: The Comic Book!

Super PACs, Vote Theft and Billionaire Ballot Bandits: The Comic Book!

Greg Palast wants to shine the light on Super PACs and those who would wreck our civil rights, via a new comic book “Karl Rove has you by the ballots.  With a $200 million war chest … Read moreSuper PACs, Vote Theft and Billionaire Ballot Bandits: The Comic Book!

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