Author Archives: Mike Callicrate

Upton Sinclair On the Supreme Court

“I see by the papers,” as Mr. Dooley used to say, that the Supreme Court has wiped out the farm program…” From the Farmers Union Herald, St. Paul, MN, 1936 – Thanks to Tom Giessel, Larned, Kansas for the article. … Continue reading

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Is it Efficiency or Atrocity?

The big meatpackers need us to believe that without their efficiencies we would all starve. Nothing could be further from the truth. In his May 2020 whitepaper concerning proposed legislation intended to help restore competition to the cattle markets, Colorado … Continue reading

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Who will Justice Amy Coney Barrett Represent?

President Ronald Reagan appointed pro-corporate, de-reg, no-rules judges to our nation’s highest courts. Has President Trump done the same? “He’s in Tyson’s pocket, He’s in Tyson’s pocket!” said New Mexico rancher, Sam Britt, during the opening days of the 2004 … Continue reading

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THE PEOPLE vs. CONCENTRATED POWER

Hear an amazing interview with Barry on the Commonwealth Club

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What is a Living Wage?

Thanks to NFU Historian, Tom Giessel

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