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Rampaging Debt Collectors Are Committing Highway Robbery
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Rampaging Debt Collectors Are Committing Highway Robbery

BY JIM HIGHTOWER Some corporations engage in such abusive consumer rip-offs that they’re just plain evil. But then there are some profiteers that dig even deeper into the dark void of their corporate souls to achieve the ultimate status: truly evil. Consider the gang of debt collection firms that are thugglishly and lawlessly rampaging across…

Fixing What’s Broken
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Fixing What’s Broken

BY SHARON MARTIN There are a lot of angry people in our country. Anger is one of the drivers in this year’s presidential election. Anger and fear. At the end of the cavalcade, I see hope. He’s way back there. No matter who wins … and believe me, it matters … the anger will still…

The Populist Insurgency Is Ratcheting Up
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The Populist Insurgency Is Ratcheting Up

BY JIM HIGHTOWER What an amazing Democratic primary season it was! And we now have this happy result: WE WON! “We” being the millions of young people, mad-as-hell working stiffs, independents, deep-rooted progressives, and other “outsiders” who felt The Bern and forged a new, game-changing, populist force of, by, and for grassroots Americans. True, this…

Campaigns End On Election Day – Revolutions Don’t
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Campaigns End On Election Day – Revolutions Don’t

BY JIM HIGHTOWER The fervent prayer of old-line Democratic operatives and corporate funders is that the Sanders Storm will dissipate now that Hillary Clinton has the nomination, thus allowing politics – as – usual to reestablish its grip on the system. Here’s why I think they’re dead wrong: First, whatever else you think of Clinton,…

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