Jane McAlevey is The Nation‘s strikes correspondent. An organizer, author, and scholar, she is currently a senior policy fellow at the University of California at Berkeley’s Labor Center.
Her first book, Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell) (Verso) was named the “most valuable book of 2012” by The Nation. Her second book, No Shortcuts: Organizing for Power in the New Gilded Age (Oxford University Press), was released late in 2016. Her latest book, A Collective Bargain, Unions, Organizing & the Fight for Democracy, was published by Ecco/HarperCollins in January.