Jim Hightower is the author of six books, including Thieves in High Places (Viking 2003). A well-known populist and former Texas Commissioner of Agriculture, he currently writes a nationally-syndicated column carried by 75 publications. He also writes a monthly newsletter titled The Hightower Lowdown, and contributes to the Progressive Populist.
Having spent the past four years crisscrossing America to uncover the real state of the union under King MORE
Views · August 6, 2004
Remember the field trips you took in elementary school—maybe to the fire department, a farm, a radio MORE
Act Locally · October 28, 2003
Don’t Be an Idiot!
The greatest offense against our society these days is not any one law or a particular assault on MORE
Culture · September 3, 2003