Articles by

Micah Uetricht

Micah Uetricht is an associate editor at Jacobin. He is the author of Strike for America: Chicago Teachers Against Austerity and a graduate student in sociology at McGill University.

A Vital Project

Ahead of the Chicago teachers strike, we're reprinting Class Action: An Activist Teacher's Handbook — but only with your help.

Won’t Back Down

With an authorization vote of 96 percent, the Chicago Teachers Union has signaled unequivocally that it's ready to strike again.

What the CTU Can Do

With a strike authorization vote this week, the Chicago Teachers Union has the chance to show the power of militant action and democratic organizing.

Four More Years

Rahm Emanuel's win in the Chicago mayoral election doesn't spell the defeat of the city's grassroots movements.