Stories by Richard Eskow

Richard (RJ) Eskow is a blogger and writer, a former Wall Street executive, a consultant, and a former musician. subscribe to Richard Eskow's feed

Posted on: May 16, 2017, Source: Blog for Our Future

A political movement needs more than outrage, it needs a vision of a better world.

Posted on: May 3, 2017, Source: Blog for Our Future

Meet America Rising, an organization that does nothing but "post inappropriate Democratic utterances and act as a clearinghouse for information on Democrats.”

Posted on: Feb 24, 2017, Source: Blog for Our Future

Guidelines for progressives for discussions about Trump and Russia.

Posted on: Dec 17, 2016, Source: Blog for Our Future

Maybe someday we’ll look back and say this was the year a revolution began.

Posted on: Dec 5, 2016, Source: OurFuture.org

Trump was always a Trojan horse for the 0.01 percent. And now he’s forming a government of, by, and for the very elites he campaigned against.

Posted on: Dec 1, 2016, Source: Blog for Our Future

Among other things, he doesn't think tobacco is a drug.

Posted on: Nov 30, 2016, Source: Blog for Our Future

Figures like Sanders, Ellison, and Elizabeth Warren embody both the ideas and the integrity Democrats will need to mobilize their base and win back lost voters.

Posted on: Nov 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Trump's transition team is filled with the lobbyists he spent a year denouncing.

Posted on: Nov 2, 2016, Source: Blog for Our Future

"Government isn’t the problem here. It’s the solution."

Posted on: Oct 19, 2016, Source: Blog for Our Future

Rock bottom keeps getting lower for an election season that demeans the democratic process.

Posted on: Aug 10, 2016, Source: Blog for Our Future

He exhorts Americans to do "big things," but Donald Trump is all talk and no action.

Posted on: Aug 9, 2016, Source: Blog for Our Future

They range from “younger old white guy” to “older old white guy.”

Posted on: Aug 4, 2016, Source: Blog for Our Future

There’s a recovery going on, but a lot of people can’t feel it.

Posted on: Jul 19, 2016, Source: Campaign for America's Future

The nation is a tinderbox, and the RNC only fans the flames.

Posted on: Jun 21, 2016, Source: Campaign for America's Future

His negotiating partners should stop demanding that he fold his cards before the dealing’s done.

Posted on: Mar 30, 2016, Source: Campaign for America's Future

Profiting off of the less-fortunate is in Wall Street's DNA.

Posted on: Apr 1, 2015, Source: AlterNet

There's a lot wrong with the tech industry, and it's increasingly impacting ordinary Americans.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2015, Source: Campaign for America's Future

Labor Department official Phyllis Borzi is pushing the 'fiduciary rule' to help workers.

Posted on: Feb 1, 2015, Source: Salon

Disruptive companies talk a good game about sharing. Uber's really just an under-regulated company making riches.

Posted on: Jan 9, 2015, Source: Huffington Post

Once again, rhetoric based on deceit, fear and prejudice.

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