Building Multicultural Coalitions / Jim Hightower| produced by Ken Brown. - SERIES: Cambridge forum, west - Speech by Jim Hightower, former Agricultural Commissioner of Texas. He suggests that the real political spectrum is not right-left, but top and bottom. The vast majority of people have no way of making their needs and wants known to the elite who govern the country. Economic and political power, he argues, are concentrated in the hands of the same people. - RECORDED: KPFK, July 1994.