Examining the Kochtopus

Jim Hightower

The super-rich Koch brothers want to supplant America’s will of The People with their own plutocracy. The multibillionaire Charles and David Koch brothers want nothing less than to supplant America’s core democratic principle of majority … Read moreExamining the Kochtopus

Mueller, He Wrote & Brenda Starr

Mueller, He Wrote & Brenda Starr

Reporters Michael Schmidt & Maggie Haberman’s sluething intersect Bob Mueller’s investigation. The ‘He’ is New York Times Reporter, Michael Schmidt & White House Correspondent & NYT’s ace sleuth, Maggie Haberman is the ‘She.’ Usually there’s … Read moreMueller, He Wrote & Brenda Starr

Comedy Union Defends the Whole Human Race Against Latest Insult to Mankind’s Ego

Comedy Union Defends the Whole Human Race Against Latest Insult to Mankind’s Ego

Human race needs self-esteem boost, UCWA here to help! Look, the human race needs a certain level of self-esteem to make life bearable on this planet. But every time we almost get where we need … Read moreComedy Union Defends the Whole Human Race Against Latest Insult to Mankind’s Ego

How Low Can the Barons of High Finance Go on Student Debt?

Jim Hightower

Betsy DeVos should not be conspiring with fast-buck educational exploiters of student debt. Question: What do you get when you combine ignorance, ideological know-nothingism, imperiousness and incompetence? Answer: Betsy DeVos. She is Donald Trump’s multi-billionaire … Read moreHow Low Can the Barons of High Finance Go on Student Debt?

Populism: Everybody Does Better When Everybody Does Better

Jim Hightower

Our nation’s true political spectrum is not right to left, but top to bottom, and Populism is about reducing the distance between the two. My father, W.F. “High” Hightower, was a populist. Only, he didn’t … Read morePopulism: Everybody Does Better When Everybody Does Better

The Cafeteria Lady Is Packing Heat

Will Durst

More presidential wacky nonsense: arm teachers President Donald Trump tossed out some wacky nonsense, saying we should arm teachers, which encouraged the press and public to go nuts debating this ludicrous suggestion, totally ignoring commonsense … Read moreThe Cafeteria Lady Is Packing Heat

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

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 who is “electable,” and how it’s essential … Read moreThe Zeitgeist, It Is A-Changing: Grassroots Progressive Victories Are Mounting

Lawyered Up & Liquored Down at Probe Central

Lawyered Up & Liquored Down at Probe Central

A proud non-drinker, our president likes his Diet Coke It’s amazing!  How is it possible that a president could get thru the white-hot Russia Probe without Stormy… I mean JACK Daniels? But, no — a proud non-drinker, our president likes his Diet … Read moreLawyered Up & Liquored Down at Probe Central

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