Richard Eskow, host of The Zero Hour, talks about the rising amount of deaths related to opioids in America and how state funded funerals are running low on expenses because of the epidemic.

Richard Eskow is host and managing editor of The Zero Hour, a weekly radio program produced by We Act Radio. He was the senior writer and editor for the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign. Richard has written for a number of print and online publications, was a founding contributor to the Huffington Post, and is a longtime activist. He is also a Senior Fellow with the Campaign for America’s Future.