The Zero Hour with RJ Eskow

Kierra Johnson, Executive Director of URGE: Unite for Reproductive & Gender Equity, on Trump cutting off funding to global aid organizations by reinstating the global gag rule. 

Direct download: TZH_01-28-17_H1_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 1:00pm EDT

Julia Mead, author of the recent article Why Millennials Aren’t Afraid of Socialism

Danny Goldberg, author of In Search of the Lost Chord: 1967 and the Hippie Idea

Direct download: TZH_01-21-17_H3_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 3:00pm EDT

Gareth Porter, independent investigative journalist and historian writing on US national security policy and author of the recent article Mainstream Media’s Russian Bogeyman.

Nancy Altman, founding co-director of Social Security Works.

Direct download: TZH_01-21-17_H2_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 2:00pm EDT

Jennifer L. Erkulwater associate professor of political science at the University of Richmond and Jennifer Pribble associate professor of political science and international studies at the University of Richmond, and author of Welfare and Party Politics in Latin America.

Direct download: TZH_01-21-17_H1_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 1:00pm EDT

Mikey Franklin, Digital Director of Good Jobs Nation, recounts a recent hate crime against him and his family in Rockville, MD

Will McGrath, writer for Pacific Standard, on his recent article about a radical experiment to combat homelessness. 

Direct download: 01-14-17_H3_RAW.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 3:00pm EDT

Steve Early, author of Refinery Town, a new book about how Richmond, California beat big oil.

Josh Nelson, Deputy Political Director at CREDO Mobile, on how the organization plans to combat Trump and the GOP Congress.

Direct download: 01-14-17_H2_RAW.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 2:00pm EDT

Mike Papantonio, host of the new show America's Lawyer

Direct download: TZH_01-14-17_H1_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 1:00pm EDT

Liz Kennedy, Director of Democracy and Government Reform at Center for American Progress, on how an outcry from the American people stopped Republicans from gutting the Office of Congressional Ethics (at least for now)

Alex Shepard, news editor of The New Republic, on what went wrong at the media watchdog Media Matters - and if they have a productive role to play during the Trump era. 

Direct download: TZH_01-07-17_H3_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 3:00pm EDT

Author and Journalist Elizabeth Grossman on why our safety net isn't built for the unstable realities of the modern workforce.

John Nichols, national affairs correspondent for The Nation, on the best ways to fight back against the Trump/Ryan agenda.

 

Direct download: TZH_01-07-17_H2_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 2:00pm EDT

Kellie Mejdrich, CQ Roll Call Budget and Appropriations Reporter, on what the top priorities of the new Republican Congress will be.

Direct download: TZH_01-07-17_H1_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 1:00pm EDT