Is Your Lush, Green Lawn Killing Mother Nature?

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.

Twice elected Texas Agriculture Commissioner, Hightower is a modern-day Johnny Appleseed, spreading the message of progressive populism all across the American grassroots.

He broadcasts daily radio commentaries that are carried in more than 150 commercial and public stations and on the web.
Jim Hightower

There’s one thing about my dad that I’ve rejected: his determination to have a lush, green lawn. Growing up, I learned a lot of valuable lessons from the … Read more

Truth Be Told

Truth Be Told
Stephen Barone lives in Milwaukie, OR. When he isn't writing, he works as a special education teacher. His work has been featured in The Hunger Journal, Wilderness House Literary Review, the Commonline Journal and others.
Stephen Barone
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You hear all kinds of things in a bar at night, but the truth is relative when you’re drunk. Danny’s eyes widened with glee, as he held the … Read more