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: 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.

Posted on: Dec 27, 2014, Source: Campaign for America's Future

Wall Street had a merry Christmas. The New Year’s still up for grabs.

Posted on: Nov 26, 2014, Source: Curbing Wall St. Project

Andrew Ross Sorkin's criticisms against the congenial senator are misplaced.

Posted on: Nov 11, 2014, Source: AlterNet

With power increasingly corrupted by ever-bigger forces, who will speak for the individual citizens of this country?

Posted on: Oct 27, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Freedom's struggle is the struggle against Big Wealth.

Posted on: Oct 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The key elements of the American dream are unreachable for all but the wealthiest.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2014, Source: Curbing Wall St. Project

The bank regulatory system's reliance on Wall Street institutions to police themselves and voluntarily report misbehavior is a major flaw.

Posted on: Sep 16, 2014, Source: Campaign for America's Future

These create a paint-by-numbers picture of the lifelong losing game faced by working Americans.

Posted on: Sep 11, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Hint: nothing good.

Posted on: Aug 30, 2014, Source: Curbing Wall St. Project

Burger King intends to renounce its American status for tax purposes, and public opinion is not on its side.

Posted on: Aug 28, 2014, Source: AlterNet

We must challenge libertarians on the extreme nature of their ideology.

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