Jim Hightower: The bankers’ idea of hilarity included sexist and homophobic jokes about Hillary Clinton and Rep. Barney Frank.
Jim Hightower: Perhaps you didn’t know, but the average household income for the 1 percent as a whole is a mere $1.26 million a year.
Illegal Spy Program: The 5-member panel of legal experts concluded that NSA’s bulk data collection is illegal and probably unconstitutional.
NFL Cheerleaders — Astonishingly, these glamorous, athletic, and very-hard-working ladies are paid less than the beer hawkers on game day
Poorly Paid Adjunct Professors — The sneaky cut in hours means that these poorly-paid professors will also suffer a pay cut.
Corporate Advertising — The best ethical response by online publishers would be to draw a bright line around all “branded content”.
Good Food Movement — The Good Food rebellion has since sprouted, spread, and blossomed from coast to coast.
Fake Health Care Website — If the lawmakers’ blatantly political ploy convinces some people to forgo the ACA’s benefits, who does that hurt?
Low Paid Fast Food Workers — Taxpayers together contribute day-in and day-out to a very big global cause: Supersizing McDonald’s.
Spirit of Giving – We’re a people who believe that we can make our individual lives better by contributing to the common good.
Endangered Rhinos — The safari club will offer the chance to go to Namibia and shoot one of the magnificent, endangered creatures dead.
Republican Hypocrites — Advisors to right-wing bad boys have invented a new defense: Just claim to have been “in a drunken stupor”.
Tim Geithner — Yes, the guy who was responsible for rescuing and regulating Wall Street’s financial casinos is now president of one.