Selected Writings and Media

Book

Red State Revolt: The Teachers’ Strike Wave and Working-Class Politics (Verso, April 2019).

Selected Articles and Interviews

Denver Students Take the Lead as Teachers Strike The Nation, 2/12/19

Cory Booker Hates Public Schools Jacobin, 2/4/19

Interview The Zero Hour with R.J. Eskow, 2/2/2019

West Virginia Teachers Look to Strike Again Jacobin, 1/29/19

Never Trust a Billionaire’s Antiracism Jacobin, 1/25/19

What the LA Teachers Won, and How They Won It The Nation, 1/24/19

Interview Jacobin Radio w/ Suzi Weissman, 1/22/19

Interview Democracy Now! 1/15/19

Billionaires vs. LA Schools Jacobin, 1/15/19

LA’s Teachers Can Teach the Working Class about the Power of Labor Strikes The Guardian, 1/14/19

LA’s Teachers’ Strike Will Be the Toughest Yet The Nation, 1/14/19

Blue-state Revolt Jacobin, 12/19/18

Return of the Strike Historical Materialism Journal, 12/06/18

Educators Versus Exxon Jacobin, 10/26/28

Betting on the Working Class Jacobin, 5/29/18

Interview The Dig, 5/09/18

Interview The Majority Report, 5/05/18

The Outcome in Arizona Jacobin, 5/03/18

Arizona Versus the Privatizers Jacobin, 4/30/18

Arizona Prepares to Strike Jacobin, 4/26/18

A Strategy to Win (with Jane McAlevey), Jacobin, 4/18/18

Interview Chapo Trap House, 4/15/18

Red Oklahoma Jacobin, 4/13/18

Interview Beneath the Surface w/ Suzi Weismann, 4/13/18

The Oklahoma Strike Is At a Crossroads Jacobin, 4/11/18

Interview The Zero Hour w/ RJ Eskow, 4/08/18

It’s Oklahoma’s Turn to Strike  Jacobin, 3/30/18

The Lessons of West Virginia Jacobin, 3/09/18

Presentations

“The LA Teachers’ Strike: How They Won and What Comes Next”, Center for Social Theory and Comparative History, UCLA 2/21/19

Plenary Presentation to the Economic Policy Institute’s 2018 EARN Conference, “The Teacher Strikes: Takeaways for the Progressive Movement and Consequences for the Future of Public Sector Employment,” 10/4/18

Plenary Presentation to the National Union of Healthcare Workers’ 2018 Leadership Conference, “Lessons of the Teachers’ Strikes,” 9/22/18

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