Front-Porch Politics: Everyone Wants Populist Reforms

Jim Hightower

A People’s Action report highlights universal desire for real populist reform. If you despair that a mysterious plague of incurable political knuckleheadism has swept our country, turning previously progressive white working-class people into mindless Trump … Read moreFront-Porch Politics: Everyone Wants Populist Reforms

Fed Up with Corporate Candidates and Rigged Politics?

Jim Hightower

Corporate candidates are old hat: time to ring in the new! Last June, after Democrats had lost four straight special Congressional elections (Rob Quist in Montana, James Thompson in Kansas, Archie Parnell in South Carolina, … Read moreFed Up with Corporate Candidates and Rigged Politics?

Revealed: 10 Other Options Considered to Break Tie in Virginia House Race

Revealed: 10 Other Options Considered to Break Tie in Virginia House Race

Ten other methods that were considered by the distinguished House of Delegates for breaking the tie in the Virginia House race. After the race for a Virginia House of Delegates seat ended in a tie, … Read moreRevealed: 10 Other Options Considered to Break Tie in Virginia House Race

Activists Create Illusion That Election-Winning Populist Issues Are Part of DNC’s ‘Better Deal’

Activists Create Illusion That Election-Winning Populist Issues Are Part of DNC’s ‘Better Deal’

“Never once did anyone express doubt that these were the actual new positions of the Democratic Party’s ‘Better Deal’ — because why shouldn’t they be?” — Andy Bichlbaum of the Yes Men One week after … Read moreActivists Create Illusion That Election-Winning Populist Issues Are Part of DNC’s ‘Better Deal’

Breaking: El Chapo and Trump Both Missing

Breaking: El Chapo and Trump Both Missing

Bizarre simultaneous disappearance of Trump and El Chapo explained in this exclusive report. On the same day, the notorious El Chapo and the equally notorious Donald Trump have disappeared, according to reports. The bizarre story … Read moreBreaking: El Chapo and Trump Both Missing

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 moreHow Much ‘Free Speech’ Can You Buy?

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