Micah Uetricht

Micah Uetricht is the managing editor of Jacobin magazine. He is the host of the Jacobin Radio podcast The Vast Majority and has written for the Guardian, the Intercept, the Nation, Bookforum, and elsewhere. He is the co-author, along with Meagan Day, of the forthcoming book: "Bigger than Bernie: How We Go from the Sanders Campaign to Democratic Socialism." He also wrote: "Strike for America: Chicago Teachers Against Austerity" (Verso, 2014), a former labor organizer, and a member of the Democratic Socialists of America in Chicago, where he lives. Follow him on Twitter: @micahuetricht

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Thursday, February 27, 2020
Bernie Sanders Has Redefined What's Possible in American Politics
The following excerpt is adapted from the introduction of the forthcoming book, Bigger than Bernie: How We Go from the Sanders Campaign to Democratic Socialism (Verso 2020), and appears at Common Dreams with permission of the publisher. The United States has long been thought to be a fundamentally...
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Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Chicago Is Ground Zero for Disastrous "Free Market" Reforms of Education
If you want a glimpse of what slash-and-burn free market education reform does in cities throughout the US, look no further than Chicago . Last week, Chicago Public Schools announced its plan to close 54 public elementary schools in the city by next year – about 8% of all public schools in the city.
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Thursday, September 20, 2012
Advanced Placement: Chicago Teachers Poised to Lead in the Next School-Reform Fights
Chicago Public School teachers and students were back in classrooms Wednesday morning after union delegates voted Tuesday to end their seven-day strike.
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