On October 18, 2019, I was awarded second place in “Best National Feature Story” by the International Labor Communications Association for my Baffler story, “Between A Strike and a Hard Place”!

Between a Strike and a Hard Place

Across California, school districts are strapped for cash. On April 8, while announcing a bill that would increase taxation on large companies to create more funding for schools and child care, Oakland Assemblywoman Buffy Wicks stated that California is forty-first in the nation when it comes to per-pupil spending on education. In Sacramento’s case, adding to theirContinue reading “Between a Strike and a Hard Place”

Anchor Workers and Veterinary Specialists Forge Ahead with Union Plans

Longtime workers at Anchor Brewing and the VCA San Francisco Veterinary Specialists face down attempts to undercut their efforts for better working conditions and wages. My report for SF Weekly on the labor disputes taking place at the VCA Veterinarian Specialists and Anchor Brewing Co. in San Francisco.