Roughly 1.25 million people in the United States need insulin for type 1 diabetes along with many more around the world. RJ Eskow, Karyn Wofford, and Fran Quigley ask if pharmaceutical companies are price gouging.

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.