The Zero Hour with RJ Eskow

This hour John Feffer demonstrates that politicians like Donald Trump aren't that uncommon if you just look to Europe. And later, Yannet Lathrop, Researcher and Policy Analyst at National Employment Law Project, discusses her group's new report on the massive impact on worker pay the Fight for 15 has achieved.

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Category:general -- posted at: 11:00am EST

This hour we're joined by Sarah Sorscher, an attorney with Public Citizen's Health Research Group, about the 21st Century Cures Act. Later, we speak with Tim Wu, professor at Columbia Law School, about his new book The Attention Merchants: The Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads.  

Direct download: TZH_12_03_16_H2_PODCAST.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:00am EST

We break down the news of the week, then talk to Jessica Jackson Sloan, National Director and Co-Founder of #cut50, about the need to slash in half the number of people in prison. 

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Category:general -- posted at: 9:00am EST

The Zero Hour is on a holiday break this week so we've compiled "best of" content from our recent shows.

Direct download: TZH_11-26-16_H3_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 11:28pm EST

The Zero Hour is on a holiday break this week so we've compiled "best of" content from our recent shows.

Direct download: TZH_11-26-16_H2_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 11:27pm EST

The Zero Hour is on a holiday break this week so we've compiled "best of" content from our recent shows.

Direct download: TZH_11-26-16_H1_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 11:26pm EST

Linda Benesch, Communications Director of Social Security Works, on the role that Social Security played - and more often, didn't play - in the 2016 campaign.

Cora Currier, journalist at The Intercept, on why Americans should be worried about intelligence agencies drunk with power.

Direct download: TZH_11-18-16_H3_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 3:00pm EST

Ryan Cooper, national correspondent at TheWeek.com, on Paul Ryan's plan to gut Medicare

Becky Bond & Zack Exley, co-authors of the new book Rules for Revolutionaries: How Big Organizing Can Change Everything

Direct download: TZH_11-18-16_H2_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 2:00pm EST

Joe Romm, Founding Editor of Climate Progress, on why the Trump Administration is terrifying for the future of our planet

Direct download: TZH_11-18-16_H1_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 1:00pm EST

Sonjiah Davis, Mental health therapist and host of Get Your Mind Right on We Act Radio, on processing electoral loss

Greg Grey Cloud, enrolled member of the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe, on fighting the Dakota Access Pipeline

Direct download: TZH_11-12-16_H3_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 3:00pm EST