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Rebecca Burns

Rebecca Burns

Rebecca Burns is an award-winning investigative reporter whose work has appeared in The Baffler, the Chicago Reader, The Intercept and other outlets. She is a contributing editor at In These Times. Follow her on Twitter @rejburns.

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Chicago’s Citywide Strike Just Spread to Charter School Teachers

This is the first time that district and charter teachers have struck simultaneously in Chicago, an occasion marked by high energy and a raucous chorus of "Solidarity Forever" on the picket line.

Rebecca Burns ·


From Victories to Union Militancy, 5 Reasons for Workers to Celebrate This Labor Day

The U.S. labor movement may still be under siege, thanks to powerful anti-union forces, including the Trump administration. But with approval of unions at a 15-year high, and a wave of labor militancy on the rise, working people have plenty to celebrate this Labor Day.

Rebecca Burns ·


The 8 Most Important Labor Stories of 2018

There are hopeful signs as the year closes out

Rebecca Burns ·


Steve Mnuchin’s Path of Destruction Leads From Wall Street to Trump’s Treasury

There’s a reason he’s been called “the Forrest Gump of the financial crisis.”

Rebecca Burns ·



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