Richard Zombeck has been a featured contributor for The Huffington Post since August, 2010. Additionally, he was the host of the popular liberal podcast,T&Z Talk, along with 25-year veteran radio personality, Tony Trupiano. Network and radio appearances include, Al Jazeera America, Swedish Broadcasting, Huffington Post TV, The Jeff Santos Show, Revolution Radio Network, The Attitude with Arnie Arnesen Radio Show, NPR, and PRI Radio to name a few. Richard grew up in Massachusetts, just outside of Boston. He was born in France, has lived in Switzerland, and traveled around the U.S., settling for periods of time in North Carolina where he worked as a newspaper reporter and then in Seattle, WA, where he launched a career as a technical writer for fortune 500 tech companies. In 2009, family drew him back to Massachusetts, where he now lives with his wife and their cat. Also in 2009, the financial, mortgage and foreclosure crisis drew him back to journalism as a blogger on Huffington Post where the majority of his articles have appeared on the front pages of the site. Since then, he has written about political and social issues. Zombeck continues to write about American politics as well as commenting on current affairs. He currently works as a Recovery Coach for Partners HealthCare in Massachusetts.