Richard Eskow, host of The Zero Hour, talks with Mary Cathryn Ricker, Executive Vice President of the American Federation of Teachers, to talk about the role of unions in communities.

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.