Sunday, February 26, 2017

‘Proud Partners’ corporatize our parks

Our presidents are good at praising America's magnificent national park system, but they're lousy at maintaining it. Bill Clinton-the-candidate, for example, spoke of how...

Amazon is crushing Main Street

It’s that time of year — Thanksgiving holiday will be here soon, and we’ll gorge ourselves on turkey. And then we’ll get to celebrate...

Net Neutrality Stands in the Way of Larger Corporate Profits

When it comes to Internet Service Providers and high-speed Internet, the consumer marketplace has hardly been a model of competitiveness. Some of us are...

The scariest thing about political fearmongers

One thing you can say about Rick Perry is that he sticks to his guns. If one of his policy proposals turns out to...

Marriott’s shameful hotel tipping scam

As an old popular song from the 1970s asks, what do you get if you “work your fingers right down to the bone”? Boney...

Secret corporate donors

Some people have a myriad of recurring nightmares about being publicly embarrassed, such as rising to give a speech and realizing you know nothing...

Wall Street speculators wall off young farmers

We know from the childhood song that Old McDonald had a farm — but e-i-e-i-o — look who’s got his farm now! It’s groups like...

America’s natural politics

My father, W.F. “High” Hightower, was a populist. Only, he didn’t know it. Didn’t know the word, much less the history or anything about...

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