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America's Political Soul Apr. 01, 2020

Jim Hightower

Making real democratic change is messy, inherently anti-establishment and fundamentally about choosi... Read More

What If You Were to Own Your Own Power Company? Jan. 01, 2020

Jim Hightower

About 40 years ago, a right-wing codger named Eddie Chiles became a momentary political celebrity in... Read More

The Great Revolt Enters a New Phase: How the Populist Uprising of 2016 Will Reverberate in 2020 Dec. 31, 2019

Salena Zito

WESTBY, WISCONSIN — In a country increasingly engaged in national politics and divided, the ne... Read More

What's Scaring the Bejeezus out of Billionaires? Dec. 04, 2019

Jim Hightower

There's a new political army on the march in America, moving forcibly into the 2020 presidential cam... Read More

Where to Get the Money to Start Fixing Inequality Oct. 16, 2019

Jim Hightower

When Jesse Jackson ran a strong populist campaign for president in 1988, advocating bold new policie... Read More

Why Would We Trust Plutocrats to Save Us From Plutocracy? Sep. 11, 2019

Jim Hightower

Ralph Waldo Emerson once wrote of being leery of a loud-talking huckster who visited his home: "The ... Read More

Bernie Sanders Needs a Shot of Dignity Aug. 15, 2019

Froma Harrop

I have never been a big fan of Bernie Sanders. His authoritarian tendencies and aggressive attacks o... Read More

Let's Decode Trump's Afta-NAFTA Trade Deal Aug. 07, 2019

Jim Hightower

"Keep your eye on the ball" is a core principle not only for baseball players but also for us common... Read More

Rats Infest Our Cities, but There Are Bigger Barriers to a Better Life Aug. 06, 2019

Salena Zito

GARY, Indiana — If you want to know the true state of a city, drive through all of it, not jus... Read More

Compared With the Democrats, Donald Trump Is a Moderate Aug. 02, 2019

David Harsanyi

Once you strip away all the hysteria and madness surrounding Donald Trump's presidency, you're left ... Read More

As Britain Hurtles Toward the Brexit Cliff, Boris Johnson Stomps on the Accelerator Jul. 25, 2019

Daily Editorials

Britain's Conservative Party hit the accelerator as it hurtles toward the cliff known as Brexit, ele... Read More

The Mad Corruptions of Trump Inc. Jul. 17, 2019

Jim Hightower

Where's Shakespeare when we need him? Only the Bard of Avon could do literary justice to the torture... Read More

Facing the Fates Jun. 26, 2019

Jim Hightower

In "Democratic Promise," Larry Goodwyn's definitive history of America's 19th-century Populist movem... Read More

It Is Boris' Moment May. 30, 2019

R. Emmett Tyrrell Jr.

WASHINGTON — Well, the UK's Prime Minister, Theresa May, has run out of gas. She just retired.... Read More

Is the Liberal Hour Ending in the West? May. 29, 2019

Patrick Buchanan

Hillary Clinton called them "the deplorables." Barack Obama called them losers who "cling" to their ... Read More

What We Can Learn From the European Union May. 29, 2019

Ben Shapiro

The European Union Parliament elections this week provided a shock to the system for the center-righ... Read More

After Mueller, Nobody Has Changed Their Views on Trump Apr. 23, 2019

Salena Zito

Nothing has changed. Just about no one has moved away from where they stood on Nov. 9, 2016, when th... Read More

Bernie 2.0 Is 'Woke' Apr. 18, 2019

Neil Patel

Bernie Sanders is running for president again, not that he ever really stopped. Before you drop ever... Read More

It's Not Socialism; It's What the People Want Mar. 13, 2019

Jim Hightower

"Socialism," snarled Donald Trump at a recent pep rally of far-right Republicans. And the obedient c... Read More

The Green New Deal: The Left's Phony Attempt to Co-Opt Trump's Labor Populism Feb. 28, 2019

Armstrong Williams

The florid Green New Deal proposed by newly elected Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has been widely pa... Read More