Articles by John Cavanagh

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What the Nobel Committee Got Right

November 4, 2014 | In calling out corporations for profiting off child labor, Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi recognized that you can't have peace without justice.

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The Moment for Climate Justice

May 7, 2014 | As global civil society calls for a renewable energy revolution, the U.S. Congress is considering an African energy initiative that leaves the door wide open to fossil fuels.

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Responding to Haiyan: A Typhoon Tax

November 21, 2013 | We need a national climate response to match the scale of the Philippines typhoon and the extreme weather happening in other parts of the world.

We’re Not Broke

December 5, 2012 | This commonsense guide to avoiding the fiscal swindle would nearly eliminate the budget deficit while making the United States more equitable, green, and secure.

America Is Not Broke

America Is Not Broke

November 21, 2011 | How to pay for the crisis while making the country more equitable, green, and secure.

Is Obama a Turkey or an Eagle?

Is Obama a Turkey or an Eagle?

October 28, 2010 | The United States has pursued an "eagle" approach of military intervention overseas for much of its history. Will President Obama change the direction of U.S. foreign policy?