Over the past few months I’ve been working on a story about a new, under-the-radar, and pretty staggering problem public schools across the country hav…
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Happy December! I hope you all had a great Thanksgiving.I have two new stories to share this week.The first is in The Intercept, and it looks at a tran…
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This week I published a feature story in Washington City Paper looking at the future of housing in D.C. I spent the last month trying to make sense of …
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I have a fun story up at In These Times today looking at how educators, professors, and teacher unions are organizing around the climate crisis—inspire…
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At the Intercept today I have a story about why organized labor is taking an interest in 26-year-old Jessica Cisneros, who is mounting a primary challe…
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Elizabeth Warren, known for her many campaign plans, has been getting dinged by critics for not having a plan out yet on public education. Today she pu…
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This week I have a story up at The Intercept looking at a little-known part of Bernie Sanders’s education record in the Senate, that reflects a lot of …
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Happy Friday! It’s been a busy, hectic time in Washington with impeachment blowing up and the primary season kicking into full gear. I apologize for fa…
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Yesterday over four million people, on seven continents, in over 150 countries, took to the streets for a youth-led global climate strike. Next week wo…
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I am proud to share my new investigation published this week in Washington City Paper. I’ve written about charter schools on and off for the past five …
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In 2006, a number of labor unions and environmental groups formed a national coalition under the banner of the BlueGreen Alliance. It was meant to serv…
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In 2016, Donald Trump won Wisconsin and stunned the nation. The polls had looked so favorable for Clinton for months—so good in fact that when Clinton’…
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