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Richard Eskow

Richard Eskow

Richard (RJ) Eskowis 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. He can be reached at richard@thisisthezerohour.com.Follow him on Twitter: @rjeskow 

Articles by this author

 

A Kingdom Where Nobody Dies

“It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends upon his not understanding it.”

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Forget Trump... His Party Is the Problem Now

Trump is not a deviation from Republican ideology or beliefs; he is their fullest flowering. He is not the party’s nightmare. He is its id, the manifestation of its darkest impulses.

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Trump’s General Just Announced a New Cold War. Who Will Stop It?

It can only be stopped by a mass movement of people who are willing to stand against the reckless rush into chaos.

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Death by Inequality: Poverty and Racism Are Killing America’s Children

The deaths of hundreds of thousands of kids should have dominated the media. They would have been, if terrorists had killed them.

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When Will Democrats Start #Resisting GOP Voter Suppression?

Americans love democracy, at least in principle.

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The GOP’s 100-Year War Is Bigger Than Taxes or Trump

While the nation obsesses about Trump, he and his fellow Republicans are radically rewiring our political and economic order.

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The Tax Bill Is a Lifeline for Democrats. Will They Sink or Swim?

We’re at a crossroads in American history. 

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'Wake Up Call': Charles Barkley’s Wise Words to Democrats on Alabama

How long can Democrats count on being rescued by the very people our government is failing?

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