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.
Its annual conference proved that ALEC is still cozy with the NRA—and still pushing the agenda of giant corporations and right-wing ideologues.
A coalition of labor, community and environmental groups is making it clear that ALEC isn’t welcome in the union town.
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.
The anatomy of a successful student movement.
Yesterday, Gov. Pat Quinn (D) signed the Illinois DREAM Act into law.
The bill allows for undocumented students to receive in-state tuition in public universities in the state.