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The Hightower Report
It's easy to make nuclear waste safe -- just pass a law saying it's so; and, dishonesty permeates the corporate culture -- even CEOs' golf games.
"...seeing this played out everywhere now, from Tyco to Enron."..."

Aug. 2, 2002 News Column by Jim Hightower

Alas, Poor Dubya
The falling Dow throws a spotlight on the president's business career.
"...shake -- but neither did the market rise.Shadows of Enron As if all this were not enough, reporters are..."

July 26, 2002 News Column by Michael King

The Hightower Report
Bush barks but barely bites, and MBNA buys a Congressman … on credit.
"...Wow, Little George really told off the Enroners and WorldComers, didn't he? He went up to Wall..."

July 26, 2002 News Column by Jim Hightower

"...So That's Why Wendy OK'd the Enron Scams: Sen. Phil Gramm recently explained to the Senate..."

July 26, 2002 News Feature

Naked City
Houston activist Ken Crowley is sentenced to six months in federal prison and $1,000 in fines for repeated civil disobedience at the School of the Americas.
"...Like Minute Maid Park (née Enron Field), the School of the Americas recently underwent a..."

July 19, 2002 News Feature by Joshua Fischer

The Hightower Report
George W.'s corporate scolding reeks of hypocrisy; the Pentagon buys into Hollywood.
"...While Harken was small compared to Enron, WorldCom and the others, George W. Bush's personal, self-serving..."

July 19, 2002 News Column by Jim Hightower

Naked City
"...out-of-towners took it all off for Playboy's "Women of Enron" issue, on the stands this week. Four still work..."

July 5, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

The Hightower Report
The Business Roundtable fights for CEOs' rights to rip off stockholders; Bushites fight for more bureaucracy and big government; and Tom DeLay fights for the rich.
"...Cheney's by $40 million, and the sleazy head of Enron's by $59 million. Overall, eliminating this tax on the..."

June 28, 2002 News Column by Jim Hightower

Coach's Corner
Attending an Astros game with the wife, in the sterility of the new Minute Maid Park, is an iffy proposition. But with the help of a friendly scalper and a lot of Shiner Bock, it's not half bad.
"..."empty lot" across from the ballpark once known as Enron Field, but now known as the ridiculous-sounding Minute Maid..."

June 28, 2002 Column by Andy "Coach" Cotton

The Hightower Report
Reliant CEO Finds Religion; Edison Has the Vapors
"...doing any of the down-and-dirty deals that the devilish Enron got caught making...."

June 21, 2002 News Column by Jim Hightower

Townes Without Pity
The battle for Townes Van Zandt's legacy
"..."The people at Enron were bad businessmen," says JT. "Townes hardly worked a..."

June 14, 2002 Music Feature by Andy Langer

God Votes Right
The Texas Republicans Gather in Dallas to Pray
"...Last Stand Leave it to departing Sen. Phil Gramm, R-Enron, aka the Unlamented, to deliver the classiest moment of..."

June 14, 2002 News Column by Michael King

Our readers talk back.
"...Killed Stacey Stites?" May 24], coupled with stories of Enron, dummy corporations, the IMF destruction of foreign economies and..."

June 7, 2002 Column

Naked City
"...the world, we are responding to the collapse of Enron by calling for a fundamental transformation of the relationship..."

May 31, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Our readers talk back.
"...reign of King Clinton. King can Blame Lay, blame Enron, blame greed; he can be angry with Bush because..."

May 24, 2002 Column

Death Star and Fat Boy
The "invisible hand" of utility deregulation looks an awful lot like Ken Lay's.
"...and the rest of those cheerful Imperial Warriors from Enron, it hit California a couple of years ago. According..."

May 17, 2002 News Column by Michael King

This Old Mouse
Facing accusations of market saturation, cultural homogenization, and unethical labor practices, Disney keeps manufacturing the magic … but for how long?
"...well as several of the largest bankruptcies in history (Enron Corporation, Global Crossing, and Kmart), and brand names have..."

May 10, 2002 Screens Feature by Michael Connor

Hey Kids! Free Comics!
The folks who make and sell comic books are hoping that a promotional giveaway of 2 million comics after the release of the Spider-Man movie will rescue their ailing industry.
"...-- investments that ultimately proved about as profitable as Enron stock. Ever since the speculator bubble popped, comics' audience..."

May 3, 2002 Books Feature by Robert Faires

Our readers talk back.
"...firms which include among its clients such worthies as Enron, ExxonMobil, and Phillip Morris, all of whom are represented..."

May 3, 2002 Column

The Hightower Lowdown
Bush likes democracy, except when he doesn't; business is a poor model for government; The Book Thing gives reading material to the needy.
"..."Balderdash and jabberwocky" they exclaim, Enron was just a little ol' case of corruption, which..."

April 26, 2002 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Lowdown
Alan Greenspan's laissez faire fantasy; a Congressman teaches the wrong lesson; and readers re-name Enron.
"...Take the Enron debacle. Greenspan says it's not an example of widespread..."

April 19, 2002 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Lowdown
The new campaign finance reform law still has big loopholes; Bush's Army Secretary is a stealth Enronite; and toys make some kids very unhappy.
"...Another Enron Flimflammer..."

April 5, 2002 News Column by Jim Hightower

Our readers talk back.
"...astonishing degree of callousness given the recent revelations of Enron's influence in state and national government. Nothing in the..."

April 5, 2002 Column

Teenage Mutant Ninja Politics
The Hypocritical Limits of Campaign Finance Reform
"...the next few months raking in the cash like Enron before the deluge. And in a less-noticed but even..."

April 5, 2002 News Column by Michael King

Naked City
"...has 18 Energy Stars, Houston has 21 (including the Enron building), and San Antonio has three. The full list..."

March 29, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Hightower's Hoedown
Jim Hightower's Rolling Thunder Down-Home Democracy Tour kicks off in Austin.
"...Sorry Excuses for the State of the Nation! Citing Enron and the pink Capitol building that spawned ex-governor George..."

March 29, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Our readers talk back.
" generate profits to pay any judgments awarded to Enron investors...."

March 22, 2002 Column

Naked City
"...12:30: Molly Ivins, 1pm: Ruben Ramos, 1:30: Tribute to Enron employees, 2pm: Overlord, 2:30: Michael Moore, 3pm: Grupo Fantasma,..."

March 22, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

The Hightower Lowdown
Dubya's "tax rebate" was really a deceptive slight of hand; overworked doctors endanger your life; and a contest to rename Enron.
"...Renaming Enron..."

March 15, 2002 News Column by Jim Hightower

Hightower Brings Thunder To Austin
Jim Hightower's Rolling Thunder Down-Home Democracy Tour promises to energize activists in a carnival atmosphere .
"...Group, Acción Zapatista, and Austin Against War. Some former Enron employees who lost their jobs in the energy giant's..."

March 15, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

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