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    William Rivers Pitt of Truthout: Donald J. Trump is president, but the growl of organized protest will never be far from him now.

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

The Unanswered Question in Afghanistan Is, Why?

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

Perry's Prayer-Palooza

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

The GOP's Medicare Lies

By Jim Hightower, OtherWords | Op-Ed

Sneaking the Plutocratic Agenda Into State Law

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

Privatization: The Road to Hell

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

What's Inside Big Oil's Head?

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

Helping the Neediest Among Us

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

GOP House Chooses Big Oil Over Granny

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

Wall Street Tames Washington

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

A Morally Untenable Corporate System

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

Two Unreasonable Women

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

Mickey Mouse Wage Hike

By Jim Hightower, Other Words | Op-Ed

The Kochs and the Guv Stir up a Hornets' Nest

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

Ethics, Health Care, Guns and Congress Critters

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed

Corporate Lawsuit Abuse

By Jim Hightower, Truthout | Op-Ed
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