Strike! with Jane McAlevey

The strike is back, and big time. Teachers in particular have been walking off the job not only to demand higher wages but also to fight for an end to …

Feminism for the 99% with Tithi Bhattacharya

View Transcript Striking women have begun to reclaim feminism as a project of working-class struggle against not only patriarchy’s domination of women by men but also against capitalism’s domination of …

LA Teachers Strike with Sarah Jaffe

The teacher strike wave continues as more than 30,000 members of United Teachers Los Angeles walk picket lines not only for the higher wages that they deserve but also for …

A Post-Janus Plan for Labor

Janus was an entirely expected and atrocious decision. The conservative business interests that successfully obliterated private sector unions hope it will do the same to their public-sector counterparts. Chris Maisano, …

Struggle and the State

Today’s Dig is a very good and somewhat unusual Dig: Dan’s got two interviews with two different people. First, journalist Eric Blanc on the teacher strike wave that he’s been …

Workers’ Rights Are Students’ Rights

Student workers at Rutgers University are fighting for $15 an hour. Undergraduate history major and dining-hall worker Danny Taylor of @RutgersUSAS talks about their struggle. Thanks to Verso Books for …