Reconnecting McDowell dedicates new housing

It’s been a long and winding road, but Renaissance Village—a sleek, union-built complex of teacher housing and retail shops—is open for business. More than a decade in the making and part of a massive AFT-led campaign called Reconnecting McDowell, t…

PSRPs let the world hear them roar

During a joyful reunion in St. Louis, hundreds of AFT members who work as paraprofessionals and school-related personnel reconnected in person for the first time since 2019. These champions of public education doubled down on their resolve to win th…