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Jim Hightower

Jim Hightower

National radio commentator, writer, public speaker, and author of the book, Swim Against The Current: Even A Dead Fish Can Go With The Flow, Jim Hightower has spent three decades battling the Powers That Be on behalf of the Powers That Ought To Be - consumers, working families, environmentalists, small businesses, and just-plain-folks.

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Jim Hightower

Jim Hightower

National radio commentator, writer, public speaker, and author of the book, Swim Against The Current: Even A Dead Fish Can Go With The Flow, Jim Hightower has spent three decades battling the Powers That Be on behalf of the Powers That Ought To Be - consumers, working families, environmentalists, small businesses, and just-plain-folks.

Other articles by this author

Perry Tales: Rick Is Not Who He Says He Is

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

Your Job, Mr. President, Is Jobs

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

Dim Bulbs in Congress

By Jim Hightower, Other Words | Op-Ed

"Governor Supercuts" for President?

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

Massey Energy's Man-Made Hellhole

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Jim Hightower, OtherWords | Op-Ed

Perry Is Peddling Texas Snake Oil

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

Vermont Leads the Way

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

Two Unreasonable Women

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Jim Hightower, Other Words | Op-Ed

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