Where Does Inequality Come From?

Jim Hightower

The vast inequality that’s rending our society is not a natural, inevitable or accidental phenomenon. The vast inequality that’s rending our society is not a natural, inevitable or accidental phenomenon — it’s caused intentionally by … Read more

TPP: How Corporate Bamboozlers Intend to Widen Inequality in America

Jim Hightower

The TPP is written specifically to sanction and increase the robbery of the many by the world’s moneyed few. The basic problem facing the corporate and political powers that want you and me to swallow … Read more

‘We Are Writing the Rules’ with TPP, says Obama. Who’s ‘We’?

Jim Hightower

The push for the TPP is like Kabuki theater The negotiations and the sales push behind Washington’s latest (and biggest) “free trade” agreement amounts to Kabuki theater. What theater? Kabuki. It’s a 17th-century form of … Read more

Republicans Condemn ‘Hitler’ Obama, Hand Him More Power

Republicans Condemn ‘Hitler’ Obama, Hand Him More Power

‘It’s never tyranny when the tyrant does what you want,’ Mitch McConnell said, referring to Obama. WASHINGTON, DC – Republican congressional leaders and their corporate masters gleefully rubbed their oily palms together today as President … Read more