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Richard Eskow

Richard Eskow

Richard (RJ) Eskow is a freelance writer. Much of his work can be found on eskow.substack.com. His weekly program, The Zero Hour, can be found on cable television, radio, Spotify, and podcast media. He is a senior advisor with Social Security Works. 


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Articles by this author

 

Is the ‘Liberal World Order’ Worth Saving?

We live in a profoundly unequal world. 70 percent of the world’s population owns only 3 percent of its wealth, while 8.6 percent of the population owns more than 85 percent.

Richard Eskow ·


This Is What Makes John Bolton So Dangerous

The establishment has already shown its willingness to absorb Bolton, no matter how is extreme his ideas.

Richard Eskow ·


There’s Fake News on Your Television, Too

Sinclair Broadcast Group is a hard-right corporation that imposes its views on the local television stations it owns.

Richard Eskow ·


The Resistance Needs Better Heroes

A movement is defined by its heroes. The Resistance can find better heroes than the ones some of its members have chosen – and it should.

Richard Eskow ·


The $24 Million Reasons Dems Back America’s Worst Banks

In a world where Republicans have already been bought and paid for, there is no room for Democrats who act in bad faith.

Richard Eskow ·


Ben Carson’s Redecoration of HUD is Worse Than You Think

As Carson was being pampered with office furnishings reminiscent of Louis XIV, his department was seeking $8.8 billion in cuts to programs that help low-income Americans.

Richard Eskow ·


Picture the United States Without Student Debt

The act of cancelling student debt will benefit the entire economy.

Richard Eskow ·


A Pledge to Transform the Resistance, and America

11 ways we can make our lives better.

Richard Eskow ·

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