Stories by Rebecca Burns

Rebecca Burns, In These Times Assistant Editor, holds an M.A. from the University of Notre Dame's Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, where her research focused on global land and housing rights. A former editorial intern at the magazine, Burns also works as a research assistant for a project examining violence against humanitarian aid workers. subscribe to Rebecca Burns's feed

Posted on: Apr 9, 2014, Source: In These Times

As more Americans rent instead of own, private equity groups move in for the kill.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2014, Source: In These Times

Marijuana's legal, but people of color are still disproportionately criminalized and incarcerated for drug use.

Posted on: Sep 4, 2013, Source: In These Times

Heavy-handed tactics by the university may galvanize, rather than chill, organizing efforts.