Why ‘golden hellos’ won’t sort out Britain’s labour shortage, The Guardian, August 12, 2021.
Worker Centers: Where Causes Cohere, and Forge Power, The American Prospect, April 21, 2021.
First, Nurses Saved Our Lives—Now They’re Saving Our Health Care, The Nation, February 22 issue.
Belabored Stories: What if Nurses Ran the Healthcare System?, Dissent, April 17, 2020.
Belabored Stories: A Healthcare Worker Day of Action, Dissent, April 14, 2020.
Social Reproduction and the Pandemic, with Tithi Bhattacharya, Dissent, April 2, 2020.
What Rydell High School Can Teach Us about the LA Teachers Strike, The Nation, February 7, 2019.
‘This Is Much Bigger than Us, Than Our Union, Even Than Our City’, The Nation, January 23, 2019.
The Radical Organizing That Paved the Way for LA’s Teachers’ Strike, The Nation, January 19, 2019.
Writing the Unions’ ‘Fight-or-Die Survival Chapter’, New York Times, September 2, 2018.
Why teachers are adopting a more militant politics, The New Republic, April 18, 2018.
Who’s protecting home-care workers in the #MeToo era?, Dame Magazine, April 3, 2018.
How the Media Is Abetting the GOP’s War on “Welfare”, The New Republic, January 31, 2018.
Teachers are Schooling Government on How to Improve Education, Dame Magazine, September 15, 2015.
“Poster child for tenure”: why teacher Agustin Morales really lost his job, Salon, October 13, 2014.
Philadelphia’s school reform debacle: despised governor crosses the line, Salon, October 10, 2014.
with Kathy Geier and Sheila Bapat
The High Stakes of New York’s Heated Charter-School Battle, In These Times, March 13, 2014.
In Nick of Time, Portland Teachers Make Deal to Avert Strike, In These Times, February 20, 2014.
Massachusetts Teachers Aim To Knock Down ‘Data Walls’, In These Times, February 12, 2014.
How Young is Too Young for Standardized Tests? A (5) B (Never), In These Times, October 15, 2013.
Nurses Taste Victory in Battle That Shook New York Politics, In These Times, September 14, 2013.
Grin and Abhor It: The Truth Behind “Service With a Smile”, In These Times, February 4, 2013.
5 So-Called Liberal Pundits Who Are Attacking Teachers, AlterNet, September 12, 2012.
What’s Campbell Brown Doing Smearing Teachers All Over the Media?, AlterNet, August 2, 2012.
with C.M. Lewis