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A whiff of cheese on Wisconsin streets
"...For generations, picture-takers have instructed their subjects to "say 'cheese.'"..."

Jan. 10, 2014 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: Coca-Cola's Fatheaded Front Groups
Coca-Cola's fatheaded front groups
"...For proof, check out the Beverage Insti­tute for Health and Wellness. Sounds like a..."

Dec. 6, 2013 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
Access to a college degree is now as important as a high school diploma
"...Well, finally! Hard-right congressional leaders and the Obama White House have agreed that interest rates on..."

Aug. 2, 2013 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: Freedom of the [Op]press[ed]
Quote approval is stripping the media of its investigative abilities
"...Let us now assess the state of the free press in this land of..."

Oct. 19, 2012 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: Life Is Beautiful in MittWorld
In which Mitt Romney lives in fairy land
"...Recently, I was astonished by a letter to The New York Times that expressed the writer's astonishment that..."

Sept. 28, 2012 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
The CEO of Simon Properties made more in an hour than you'll make in a year
"...The Rich Get Richer..."

June 8, 2012 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: The Living Wage Preemption Act
"...The governors of many states are boldly stepping forward these..."

Aug. 4, 2017 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: Should Lousy, Low-Wage Jobs Count as “Jobs”?
Great news, everybody: Jobs are now plentiful!
"...As the Associated Press put it, "The U.S. job market has..."

July 14, 2017 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: When Is Daylight Robbery Not a Crime?
Grifters, all of them
"...were big law 'n' order politicians. So, why are they trying to kill the sheriff and unleash thousands of..."

July 7, 2017 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: Would Even the Craziest World Leader Behave Like Trump?
Oh, hell no!
"...What's the matter with these people? The Trumpsters in the White..."

June 30, 2017 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: Who Is Mick Mulvaney ... and Why Is He So Awful?
Because he works for Trump, that's why
"...In the contest for "Most Awful Member of Donald Trump's Cabinet,"..."

June 9, 2017 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: Why Is Trump Hostile to Actual Facts?
Take the Trumpcare lie, for example
"...– topped with a thick layer of subterfuge? Answer: the fiasco called Trumpcare...."

April 7, 2017 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: Are the Rich Different From You and Me? Ask Cadillac!
Cars will tell you what your country needs right now. (It's another car.)
"...I think we need something that can bring us together again, something that can heal the raw wound of..."

March 24, 2017 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: Is Trump’s America Our America?
Our emperor has no mandate
"...Are we the America of courage, openness, inclusion, opportunity, and democratic promise..."

Feb. 10, 2017 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: The New Founder
What is Gov. Greg Abbott trying to do to our Constitution?
"...revealed that he has penned nine new amendments to the U.S. Constitution. Abbott is proposing a Bill of Sale,..."

Jan. 20, 2017 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: Why in the World Would Trump Tap Perry to Be Energy Secretary?
From twinkle-toed TV hoofer to in charge of our nuclear arsenal
"...Texas. He was a twice-failed GOP presidential wannabe and then ended up being a rejected contestant on Dancing With..."

Dec. 30, 2016 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: The New Founder
Why is Greg Abbott messing with our Constitution?
"...revealed that he has penned nine new amendments to the U.S. Constitution. Abbott is proposing a Bill of Sale,..."

Dec. 2, 2016 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: What’s Being Taught at Koch Kollege?
An amazing new school for political activists is training thousands of people to be community organizers, using Saul Alinsky's classic manual, Rules for Radicals
"...Called the Grassroots Leadership Acad­emy, the school gives how-to lessons in..."

Nov. 11, 2016 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
When is daylight robbery not a crime?
"...were big law 'n' order politicians. So, why are they trying to kill the sheriff and unleash thousands of..."

Sept. 2, 2016 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
A news media betrayal of journalism
"...Hard experience teaches that biotech, chemical, and other agribusiness giants have no sense of respect for Mother..."

June 24, 2016 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
Why Bill Clinton should just go away
"...to that defining achievement of President Bill Clinton's presidency: "the end of welfare as we know it." He was..."

June 17, 2016 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
How much does it cost to buy a public university's integrity?
"...First came withering hoots of laughter when the honchos of George Mason..."

June 10, 2016 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: Who Says Crime Doesn't Pay?
For big banks, maybe crime does pay
"...Wow, $5 billion! That's the stunning amount that Goldman Sachs has agreed to pay..."

May 13, 2016 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report: Everyday Patriots
The populist spirit is alive and well
"...The dictionary defines a patriot as "one who loves his..."

April 1, 2016 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
Texas workers discover a corporate giant's shriveled ethical heart
"...The "human resources" departments of huge corporations are known for..."

March 4, 2016 News Column

The Hightower Report
How right-wing extremists forced a 14-year-old boy into exile
"...Score one for our country's pack of foam-at-the-mouth, mad dog, right-wing extremists...."

Nov. 20, 2015 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
How much free speech can you buy?
"...Money doesn't talk, it roars – usually drowning out the people's voice...."

Nov. 6, 2015 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
Who will oversee Volkswagen's overseers?
"...times that: a shot of three Volkswagen board members, gathered for a press conference to announce the resignation of..."

Oct. 23, 2015 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
Willie's Reserve
"...marijuana prohibition finally ending in states and cities across the land – including full legalization and/or commercialization in Alaska,..."

Aug. 21, 2015 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Report
Chris Christie: A constantly lying truth-teller
"...How exciting: Chris Christie has become No. 14 on the Republican presidential dance card!..."

July 31, 2015 News Column by Jim Hightower

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