Micah Uetricht is the associate editor of In These Times. He is also a contributing editor at Jacobin and author of Strike for America: Chicago Teachers Against Austerity (Verso). He lives in Chicago. Follow him on Twitter: @micahuetricht.
CORE’s victory is a boost to social movement unionism—and a model for other unions around the country.
Demanding a living wage of $15 per hour, employees at Macy’s, Subway, McDonald’s, Victoria’s Secret and more have walked off the job.