In a word, Hurricane Maria has devastated Puerto Rico. The media aren’t conveying the full extent of Puerto Rico’s struggle, so we sent journalist Alexander Zaitchik there as the Zero Hour’s correspondent to make sure the full story gets told. He’s still there, gathering information that we will convey to our viewers and listeners.

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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.