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Jim Goodman

Jim Goodman

Jim Goodman is a retired third-generation dairy farmer from Wonewoc, Wisconsin.

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Our Democracy Under Attack

A Republican party that feels the only fair election is one that they win has removed itself from the democratic process and fallen into politics that past generations have fought wars to end.

Jim Goodman ·


The US Forces Its Flawed Food System on the World

We ignore the fact that efforts, like AGRA, have failed and we refuse to support and fund Agroecological solutions that will work.

Jim Goodman ·


The Filibuster Is a Tool for Obstruction—Not Debate

The senate is the "world's most deliberative body?" Hardly.

Jim Goodman ·


Corporations Shouldn’t Be “The Master of Our Fate”

Perhaps this is another soul-searching moment when farmers and workers need to realize that they are both fair game for the corporate interests that control agriculture.

Jim Goodman ·


Billions for Farmers of Color Isn’t Racist – It’s Smart and Long Overdue

The failures of the food system during the pandemic showed us that the corporate-consolidated mode of farming inflexible and wasteful.

Anthony Pahnke ·


The Republican Party—Beyond the Pale

Those who struggle to retain their hold on political power rely on racism, classism, hypocrisy and outright lies.

Jim Goodman ·


After Four Years, Accountability Is Long Overdue

There must be a reckoning for Trump and for all those who were complicit with Trump.

Jim Goodman ·


As The Pandemic Worsens, Politics and Ego Are More Important Than Public Health

If we truly want to get the pandemic under control and save lives, people must stay home. If we truly want to avert an economic meltdown, Congress must pass new stimulus funding.

Jim Goodman ·

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