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February 20, 2004

Think local, buy local; and, polluters have no trouble following the law – they wrote it

Jim Hightower

February 13, 2004

Bush wants to militarize space; the FBI guards against the danger of … almanacs?

Jim Hightower

February 6, 2004

Forget Clinton – the Republicans are still going after FDR! And, corporations move even middle-class jobs overseas.

Jim Hightower

January 30, 2004

Exploring Mars trumps health care; and Bush's tax cuts have spurred spending … by the rich people who got one

Jim Hightower

January 23, 2004

A rich guy shows no respect for the dead; a Bush appointee-turned-lobbyist shows no respect for ethics

Jim Hightower

January 16, 2004

Kill car alarms!; taxpayer-built facilities get corporate names

Jim Hightower

January 9, 2004

Grassroots change (literally) in Detroit; and America West finds another way to assault us with ads.

Jim Hightower

January 2, 2004

Federal workers should not be paid below-poverty wages, and electronic voting machines should provide paper ballots.

Jim Hightower

December 26, 2003

Jim's holiday gift list; and Sears gets a present from ABC.

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December 19, 2003

Cable television promised savings with deregulation … and we're still waiting; and, the "synfuels" loophole has just become a bad joke.

Jim Hightower

December 5, 2003

Let's run government like a government; and, Tom DeLay uses neglected and abused children as a political tool.

Jim Hightower

November 28, 2003

Monsanto goes on the attack; and giving thanks for American progressivism.

Jim Hightower

November 21, 2003

Public financing of elections works; and a Houston firm wants to take American tax dollars without giving any.

Jim Hightower

November 14, 2003

The war on drugs attacks poor Bolivian farmers, not drug kingpins; and Halliburton still has its snout in the war trough.

Jim Hightower

November 7, 2003

Hey, rich people steal, too! And, in Bolivia, the U.S. takes the wrong side ... again.

Jim Hightower

October 31, 2003

UNC acts like a public university; and the Bushites “save” endangered species by killing them.

Jim Hightower

October 24, 2003

Unions come together for national energy independence; and Bush stifles dissent.

Jim Hightower

October 17, 2003

Wellstone supporters continue his legacy; and the Beef Association crams more fat into your arteries.

Jim Hightower

October 10, 2003

Congress feathers its own nest; electronic voting threatens to steal our vote.

Jim Hightower

October 3, 2003

Nature's reality confronts Bush; The biotech invasion of Washington.

Jim Hightower

September 26, 2003

You Can't Keep the Earl of Sandwich Down; Donning the Mask of Corporate Reform

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September 19, 2003

Questionable capitalist claims; and the EPA's deal with hog farmers stinks.

Jim Hightower

September 12, 2003

The Assault on the True America; Delay's Judicial Witch-Hunt

Jim Hightower

September 5, 2003

Bush leaves millions of children behind; and crazy John Poindexter gets tossed.

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August 29, 2003

The Bush administration tries to roll back union gains; and Wal-Mart wants to dominate the banking world.

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August 22, 2003

Flag-waving hucksters have no shame; and, Jim digs into his mailbag.

Jim Hightower

August 15, 2003

Why do we pay to watch ads in theatres? And, Newt Gingrich argues that the White House should lie to us more.

Jim Hightower

August 8, 2003

Republicans come out against "misleading information" -- oh, the irony! And, patriotic defense contractors refuse to buy American.

Jim Hightower

August 1, 2003

Nike can't tell a lie; and useless crap we don't need.

Jim Hightower

July 25, 2003

George talks the macho talk, soldiers walk the deadly walk; and Congress says "Health care for me, but not for thee."

Jim Hightower

July 18, 2003

Your Pentagon PAL tracks your every move, and the FCC lets media companies redefine "local."

Jim Hightower

July 11, 2003

Bush loves war, but he doesn't want to equip the troops -- nor be one of them.

Jim Hightower

July 4, 2003

John Ashcroft snuffs out medical marijuana; corporate execs get slapped on the wrist.

Jim Hightower

June 27, 2003

Leave No Hummer Owner Behind; Tax Cheats Get Corporate Welfare

Jim Hightower

June 20, 2003

The Pentagon and Boeing play kissyface; and Bush becomes the Terminator.

Jim Hightower

June 13, 2003

Health care fight proves that The People can prevail; and what happened to Ranger George?

Jim Hightower

June 6, 2003

Bush appointee fights hard … for corporations; and Big Digital Brother Is Watching You

Jim Hightower

May 30, 2003

The Bushites lie about WMDs and media conglomeration.

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May 23, 2003

McCarthyism rears its ugly head; and taxpayers pay for a Bush campaign commercial.

Jim Hightower

May 16, 2003

The Texas Lege comforts the comfortable and afflicts the afflicted; and Nevada proves to be a poor dumping ground.

Jim Hightower

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