In a "Mitt moment," Jeb exposes his soul

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 11/4/15 Bookmark and Share

Poor 'ol Jeb seems to have a terminal case of Mitt Romney Disease: He just keeps blurting out asinine comments that reveal the fact that he is – in heart, soul, and political mindset –... [read more]

How right-wing extremists forced a 14-year-old American boy into exile

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 11/3/15 Bookmark and Share

Score one for our country's pack of foam-at-the-mouth, mad dog, right-wing extremists.

For weeks, a crazed pack of these howlers has been stalking, snarling, and snapping at a 14-year-old Texas... [read more]

What's the price on Jeb Bush's "integrity"?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 11/2/15 Bookmark and Share

If you're a presidential aspirant and you have to tell people you are a person of integrity – chances are you're not.

Those odds get worse if you have to hire... [read more]

Coca-Cola to obese people: Hey, exercise more!

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 10/30/15 Bookmark and Share

Good news about obesity: A new scientific organization is coming to grips with this bulging national problem.

Called the Global Energy Balance Network, it comes at obesity from a unique... [read more]

2016 presidential candidates address inequality (sort of)

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 10/29/15 Bookmark and Share

At last, America's political leaders indicate that they now feel the pain of the poor and of the millions of working families slipping out of the middle class.

Congress had... [read more]

Can craft beer drinkers defeat the beer monopolists?

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 10/28/15 Bookmark and Share

Everybody in BeerWorld, listen up: This Bud's for you!

Or so we're told by the excitable executives of Anheuser-Busch InBev. It's the conglomerate maker of Budweiser and dozens of other brands,... [read more]