Miles Burton

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Bernie Sanders Joins Chicago Teachers on Eve of Strike Authorization

94% of union members voted to authorize a strike after negotiations stalled


September 30, 2019

NLRB Proposes Rule Barring Student Workers from Federal Labor Rights

The proposed rule would not affect GSU’s push for voluntary recognition


September 27, 2019

The University and the Trump Administration

The Trump administration has influenced the future of undocumented students, the adjudication of sexual assault cases, union organizing, admissions policies, and freedom of expression.


September 22, 2019

The Demand for Recognition: A Look Back at the History of GSU

Last school year saw a significant escalation of union organizing activity. Here's a brief history of Graduate Students United.


September 18, 2019

UChicago United Holds Rally Outside of Administration Building

The group is pushing for more transparency from the University and the UCPD.


May 13, 2019

University of Chicago Labor Council Draws Crowds at May Day March

The march was held in conjunction with Graduate Students United and other labor organizations.


May 2, 2019

In "Flipped" Classroom, Grad Students, Not Professor, Leading In-Class Instruction of Core Course

In Global Warming this quarter, students watch lectures through videos on Coursera, an online education platform.


April 9, 2019

Left-Wing Journalists Discuss Socialism's Future, Goals, and Rising Popularity

New Yorker staff writer Osita Nwanevu joined Democratic Socialists Micah Uetricht and Marianela D’Aprile to discuss the meaning and future of socialism.


March 5, 2019

Representative Swalwell Discusses Mueller Investigation, Possible Presidential Run at IOP

Swalwell said he would make a decision about a presidential bid by the end of March.


March 5, 2019

Voters Show Overwhelming Support for CBA Ordinance in City Elections

The vote is nonbinding, meaning that City Council will not necessarily pass it or consider it on the floor.


February 27, 2019