Prop 22 Helps Gig Giants Strip Health Care from Low-Wage Workers

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

It’s just an attempt by Uber, Lyft and other gig giants to keep low-wage workers down. There’s a mournful Peggy Lee song that asks the existential question: “Is … Read more

Republicans and Democrats Discuss Candidates for President in the 21st Century

Republicans and Democrats Discuss Candidates for President in the 21st Century
Molly McCaffrey is the author of You Belong to Us and How to Survive Graduate School & Other Disasters and is a contributor, most recently, to The Independent, Psychology Today, USA Today, Medium, The Haven and the Louisville Courier-Journal. Last year her satirical piece on arming school teachers in The Independent was shared over 10,000 times. She received her Ph.D. in creative writing from the University of Cincinnati and has been nominated five times for the Pushcart Prize. She lives in Bowling Green, KY.
Molly McCaffrey

We sit in and listen in as Republicans and Democrats alternately discuss candidates and their electability. Donald Trump is a real hoot! He’ll say anything. I love that … Read more

The Jerry Duncan Show Interviews Joe, Pete and Bernie

The Jerry Duncan Show Interviews Joe, Pete and Bernie
Dean B. Kaner is a playwright and screenwriter, having co-produced and co-written plays for the stage with performances in New York City, Chicago, Minneapolis, Los Angeles, Boston, Detroit, Phoenix and Memphis. Check out The Jerry Duncan Show on YouTube, as well as on Instagram, and the sketch comedy A Bit of Biden (on Instagram) and at @abitofbiden on TikTok.

Wherein our intrepid talk radio show host interviews Democratic presidential candidates you know on a first name basis: Joe, Pete and Bernie. ANNOUNCER Live from under a rock … Read more

The Jerry Duncan Show Interviews the Manchurian Candidate

The Jerry Duncan Show Interviews the Manchurian Candidate
Dean B. Kaner is a playwright and screenwriter, having co-produced and co-written plays for the stage with performances in New York City, Chicago, Minneapolis, Los Angeles, Boston, Detroit, Phoenix and Memphis. Check out The Jerry Duncan Show on YouTube, as well as on Instagram, and the sketch comedy A Bit of Biden (on Instagram) and at @abitofbiden on TikTok.

Wherein our intrepid talk radio show host interviews the President of Russia Vladimir Putin and the Manchurian Candidate Donald Trump. ANNOUNCER Live from under a rock in your … Read more

Funnies Farrago: Trumperies, Rabbits and Penguins

Funnies Farrago: Trumperies, Rabbits and Penguins
R. C. Harvey, pictured here with his signature rabbit (Harvey the rabbit), is a onetime cartoonist and all-time comics chronicler, critic, and all-around cheerleader for the art of cartooning. Cartooning is the visual-verbal art form, the pictorial blending of word and image, verbiage and pictures, which, together, conjure meanings neither one achieves alone without the other. R.C. goes on at great length in his online magazine of news and reviews, history and lore, Rants & Raves, at RCHarvey.com.

How President Trumpet is related to rabbits and penguins. Drawing the Trumpet The Trumpet is, you’d think, a celestial gift to editorial cartoonists. As Clown-in-Chief, his every antic … Read more

The Jerry Duncan Show Interviews the Iowa State Fair Democratic Candidates

The Jerry Duncan Show Interviews the Iowa State Fair Democratic Candidates
Dean B. Kaner is a playwright and screenwriter, having co-produced and co-written plays for the stage with performances in New York City, Chicago, Minneapolis, Los Angeles, Boston, Detroit, Phoenix and Memphis. Check out The Jerry Duncan Show on YouTube, as well as on Instagram, and the sketch comedy A Bit of Biden (on Instagram) and at @abitofbiden on TikTok.

Wherein our intrepid talk radio show host interviews some Democratic candidates running for president, live from the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines. ANNOUNCER Live from under a … Read more

Democrats You’d Have a Beer – or Whatever – With

The New York Times says Emmy-nominated comedian and writer Will Durst “is quite possibly the best political satirist working in the country today.” The Humor Times says "Durst is the Sage of Satire, the Learned Lampooner, the King of Political Satire!" Check his website for upcoming stand-up performance dates. Will's books, including Elect to Laugh! A Hilarious, Common Sense Guide to American Politics are available at Amazon and better bookstores all over this great land of ours. From Ulysses Press.
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If you had to pick one of the 20 debate-qualified Democratic candidates to have a beer with, who would it be? Back in 2000, the presidential election was … Read more

The Zeitgeist, It Is A-Changing: Grassroots Progressive Victories Are Mounting

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

Grassroots progressive wins are changing the defining spirit of our times. Last year’s grassroots progressive runs for office laid to rest much of the Democratic Party’s orthodoxy about … Read more

15 Signs That Your Husband Is Thinking of Voting Republican

Roz Warren Roz is the author of Just Another Day At Your Local Public Library and Our Bodies, Our Shelves: A Collection Of Library Humor. She writes for The New York Times and The Funny Times. Her work also appears in Good Housekeeping, The Christian Science Monitor, The Philadelphia Inquirer and of course, the Humor Times. Connect with her on Facebook, follow her on Twitter or visit her website.

Husband acting a little strange? Check him for these tell-tale signs he’s thinking of voting Republican. by Roz Warren and Janet Golden There are plenty of magazines featuring … Read more

Prime Time for Palin

Prime Time for Palin
Gypsy journalist specializing in humor, essays, features and comedic novels. My work appears in PurpleClover.com, Newsworks.org, HumorOutcast.com, NYCityWoman.com, NY Times Boomer Blog, Womens VoicesforChange, Curbed.com. My novels Tender is the Brisket and Nothing Toulouse are available on Amazon.
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“I am responsible for every sound bite Trump has given.” – Sarah Palin “We’re gonna knock your socks off, America!” said Sarah Palin, as she signed napkins for … Read more

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