Chicago Teachers Union members on strike in 2012. Getty Images

Four More Years

Rahm Emanuel’s win in the Chicago mayoral election doesn’t spell the defeat of the city’s grassroots movements. […]

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Uncommon CORE

The 2012 Chicago Teachers Union strike would have never come to be without the patient building of a radical formation […]

(UFCW International Union / flickr)

Red Friday

The holiday season is upon us, and if you’re a Jacobin reader, you probably don’t have firm plans for Black […]

Micah Uetricht

Micah Uetricht is a contributing editor at Jacobin. He is the associate editor of In These Times and author of Strike for America: Chicago Teachers Against Austerity. He lives in Chicago.

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