Featured LNS Staff Member: Mike Cavanaugh

Featured LNS Staff Member: Mike Cavanaugh

Mike Cavanaugh (pictured front right) joined the staff of the Labor Network for Sustainability as of February, 2019 as our Senior Strategic Advisor/Organizer  after a lifetime of working in the labor movement as an organizer and advocate for workers and their unions....
Labor and the Green New Deal

Labor and the Green New Deal

Photo: Sunrise Movement It was an iconic moment: Young people occupy Rep. Nancy Pelosi’s office demanding a Green New Deal to put millions of people to work making a climate-safe economy—when suddenly newly-elected Congressional representative and overnight media star...
Twelve Reasons Labor Should Demand a Green New Deal

Twelve Reasons Labor Should Demand a Green New Deal

by Jeremy Brecher and Joe Uehlein  In “Twelve Reasons Labor Should Demand a Green New Deal,” LNS’s Jeremy Brecher and Joe Uehlein argue that labor unions should take this opportunity to embrace the proposal—and fight to make sure it’s a strong vehicle for advancing...