Pesticides : The Delaney Clause

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 12/31/93 Bookmark and Share

Out in Boot Hill, Arizona, there s a tombstone inscribed: I was expecting this, but not so soon. Well, if timing is everything, it s no wonder the Clinton administration is behind. Jim Hightower . . .... [read more]


Ship Out American Executives, Not Jobs

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 12/30/93 Bookmark and Share

Wrigley -- the chewing gum baron -- once said, There are highly-successful businesses in the [U.S.]. There are also highly-paid executives. The [secret] is not to intermingle the two. Jim Hightower . . . right... [read more]


Trashing Mount Everest

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 12/29/93 Bookmark and Share

Growing up in Denison, Texas -- long ago -- the environment was not yet a cause, but it was . . . well, part of us. As a little boy, the environment was drinking from a pure-water creek in... [read more]


Downsizing America

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 12/28/93 Bookmark and Share

President Calvin Coolidge once said: When more and more people are thrown out of work, unemployment results. Now, I know Coolidge was never considered a very bright light, but surely someone was fooling with his dimmer switch... [read more]


Price Gouging By Cereal - Makers

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 12/27/93 Bookmark and Share

Whoa! Talk about your snap, crackle and pop -- What about these eye-popping, mind-snapping, budget-crackling price increases on our everyday breakfast cereal? What s going on here? And don t nut n Honey... [read more]


Grassroots Philanthropy

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 12/24/93 Bookmark and Share

Well, I was sitting around home getting in the Holiday Spirit, if you know what I mean, when I got to thinking about my old daddy -- rest his soul.

And thinking of him got me thinking about America's spirit of... [read more]