Sarah Jones

Staff Writer

Sarah Jones is a staff writer for The New Republic.

Requiem for a Strike

West Virginia's teachers ended their historic walkout in a deal with the state's Republican governor. But at what cost?

West Virginia Rises

A teacher work stoppage has shuttered schools across the state—with ramifications for workers everywhere.

The Truth About Appalachia

A conversation with historian Elizabeth Catte, author of a new book that upends narratives about a region that has been dubbed Trump Country