Paul Burton is a contributing writer for Senders Communications Group working out of the San Francisco Bay area. He is currently the lead reporter on Organized Labor, the monthly paper of the SF Building Trades Council.
He is also the Managing Editor of the San Mateo Labor Council's monthly newspaper. Burton, the son of a union bricklayer, is a former member of the Laborers union and a current member of the Northern California Media Workers Guild – CWA 39521.
He has written articles on politics, labor and environmental issues for community newspapers and the alternative press since 1986.