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Meet the Author Jenny Brown

Jenny Brown is a women’s liberation organizer and former editor of Labor Notes. She is coauthor of the Redstockings book Women’s Liberation and National Health Care: Confronting the Myth of America.

More recently she worked as a staff writer and editor for Labor Notes magazine, covering labor struggles in hotels, restaurants, retail, farmwork, airlines, telecommunications and the building trades, and co-authored, with other Labor Notes staff, How to Jump-Start Your Union: Lessons from the Chicago Teachers (2014). She is author of Birth Strike: The Hidden Fight Over Women’s Work, forthcoming from PM Press in March. She writes, teaches, and organizes with the dues-funded feminist group National Women’s Liberation (

Jenny will be discussing her new book Birth Strike.

Earlier Event: March 14
Later Event: April 7
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