27 April | Arturo Méndez, a secondary-school teacher from Mexico City, writes a letter of support to the thousands of teachers walking out in Arizona.
26 April | Left Voice interviews an Arizona teacher on their walkout, which begins on Thursday.
23 April | A bill introduced in the Colorado Senate would punish teachers with jail time if they go on strike.
11 April | Dozens of Mexican teachers send solidarity to the walkout in Oklahoma.
9 April | For the past week, Oklahoma teachers staged a walkout in defense of public education. Their primary demand is the full funding for education.
7 April | After spending Spring Break in Oklahoma, I wrote this open letter to the teachers putting up a fight for quality education in Oklahoma.
4 April | After rejecting a deal that included a $6,100 pay increase, teachers continue on strike for more funding for public education, better working conditions and higher (...)
4 April | Oklahoma has seen an explosion in natural gas extraction over the past decade. Yet state legislators cut education funding by 28 percent in the same period. What (...)
2 April | Over 30,000 rallied at the state capital in Oklahoma today to demand funding for education and higher wages for teachers and support staff. Check out some of the most creative signs from (...)
2 April | Oklahoma teachers announced they will continue walkout until their demands are met. Oklahoma state school begin to anounce school closings through Wednesday.
5 March | The Janus v. AFSCME case, now being argued in the Supreme Court, represents the latest of a series of attacks by the bosses on public sector unions. However, the strike led by the courageous (...)
Robert BelanoWilliam Lewis
4 March | Recently unionized Hilton Hotel workers in Stamford, CT support the West Virginia teachers strike.
3 March | Several DSA chapters show solidarity with West Virginia teachers.
1 March | What are the West Virginia teachers fighting for? How did they organize a strike that broke the law and took the country by surprise?
11 May 2017 | In an alarming move, the NYC Department of Education (DoE) has recently launched an investigation against a public school principal for “communist activities” at her (...)
4 May 2017 | Temple University faculty, students and staff members made their voices heard for higher wages and better working conditions, in defense of education.
18 April 2017 | After weeks, the teachers struggle in Argentina continues despite brutal repression of an “itinerant school.”
17 March 2017 | The teachers are at the forefront of a growing struggle against austerity measures, layoffs and inflation.
6 March 2017 | Chapel Hill-Carrboro, a North Carolina School District and Alexandria Public Schools (Alexandria, VA) recently put out school closure statements because so many teachers called out for the (...)
Khanh LeAnna Malyukova
6 March 2017 | Teachers vote a work stoppage on March 8, International Women's Day.
8 February 2017 | On Tuesday, Betsy DeVos was confirmed as Secretary of Education. She is entirely unqualified and seeks to dismantle public education as we know it. Who is to blame for her (...)
16 December 2016 | Betsy DeVos is, without a doubt, the least qualified, most anti-public school person to ever be nominated as Secretary of Education. Never having worked in, attended or studied public schools, (...)