How Much ‘Free Speech’ Can You Buy?

Jim Hightower

When ‘free speech’ is for sale, big money drowns out the people. In today’s so-called “democratic” election process, Big Money doesn’t talk, it roars — usually drowning out the people’s voice. Bizarrely, the Supreme Court … Read more

The Venality of the 2016 Presidential Election

Jim Hightower

First primary for 2016 has been decided – by the one percent Already, results of the first election of the 2016 presidential race are in! It’s the Money Primary, controlled not by voters, but by … Read more

A National Call to Link Arms for Democracy

A National Call to Link Arms for Democracy

Guest Editorial: Let’s work together to reform our democracy and make it work. By Victoria Collier and Ben Zion-Ptashnik. Copyright, Truthout.org. Reprinted with permission. (A guest editorial — not fake news or satire! This article, … Read more