caucus of rank and file educators

Education

October 11, 2016
Jacobin’s Micah Uetricht explains why the concessions won by the teachers are credit to its militant leadership and why the union’s democratic nature might spur some teachers to reject the deal

Chicago Teachers Strike

September 29, 2016
Public school teacher Sarah Chambers and Jacobin Magazine’s Micah Uetricht say the teachers are fighting against the neoliberal reform agenda

Students and Teachers Defend Education

July 22, 2013
Austerity deepens in Chicago this year with the firing of more than 3,000 total school staff after closing 50 schools