The Zero Hour with RJ Eskow

Congressional Progressive Caucus Center Executive Director Liz Watson discusses the cruelty behind Trump's proposed budget; Mckayla Wilkes joins to discuss why she's challenging the establishment Steny Hoyer

Liz Watson is the executive director of the Congressional Progressive Caucus Center.

Mckayla Wilkes is running for election to the U.S. House to represent Maryland's 5th Congressional District.

Direct download: 02-15-20_H3_TZHPodcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 3:00pm EDT

Prof. James Kwak on his new book, "Take Back Our Party: Restoring the Democratic Legacy" available in paperback and ebook from Strong Arm Press now

James Kwak is a professor at the UConn School of Law and the chair of the board of the Southern Center for Human Rights. He is the author or co-author of three previous books: 13 Bankers: The Wall Street Takeover and the Next Financial Meltdown (with Simon Johnson), White House Burning: The Founding Fathers, Our National Debt, and Why It Matters To You (with Simon Johnson), and Economism: Bad Economics and the Rise of Inequality.

Direct download: 02-15-20_H2_TZHPodcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 2:00pm EDT

Linda Benesch on austerity in election 2020; Max Blumenthal on the shadowy app in the middle of the Iowa caucus debacle 

Linda Benesch is the Communications Director for Social Security Works

Max Blumenthal is an author and editor of The Grayzone ( 

Direct download: 02-15-20_H1_TZHPodcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 1:00pm EDT