A FAILURE OF LEADERSHIP

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 4/1/97 Bookmark and Share

Commonsense is a stranger among America's economic leaders.

Wall Street celebrates everytime the workaday majority in our country gets socked. Newt Gingrich says the power of working families to organize into... [read more]


LEGALISTIC LIES

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 3/31/97 Bookmark and Share

There's an old cowboy saying: Tell the truth, but ride a fast horse.

The truth is that more and more of our national political leaders are incapable of telling the... [read more]


WALL STREET SHORT-CUTS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 3/28/97 Bookmark and Share

Those at the very tippy-top of our economic pyramid are making money faster than a hog eats supper.

I recently reported to you, for example, that the top 200 partners at... [read more]


THE 30-HOUR WORKWEEK

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 3/27/97 Bookmark and Share

Hey, you're working too hard! Yeah you . . . and you.

I know, the Powers That Be say we've got to have a strong work ethic, that we are... [read more]


GOOBERHEAD: AL DUNLAP

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 3/26/97 Bookmark and Share

Time for Hightower Radio's "Gooberhead" Award [Beanicap Breakdown] . . . presented periodically to those whose tongues do not seem to be connected in any way to their brains.

Today's awardee:... [read more]


THE TEN COMMANDMENTS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 3/25/97 Bookmark and Share

Oh Splendid! Our stalwart members of Congress, in a show of breathtaking political opportunism, have come-out four square for the Ten Commandments.

This heroic stand comes in response to a... [read more]