Kevin Danaher (activist)

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This article is about Kevin Danaher the anti-globalization activist. For the Irish folklorist of the same name, see Kevin Danaher.
Kevin Danaher
Kevin Danaher 1.jpg
Residence San Francisco, California
Nationality United States
Education Sonoma State University
University of California, Santa Cruz
Occupation Political activist, author
Children 2 daughters
Website Global Exchange

Kevin Danaher is an author and anti-globalization activist. With his wife Medea Benjamin and activist Kirsten Irgens-Moller, he co-founded Global Exchange,[1] a social justice and anti-globalization non-governmental organization based in San Francisco, California. He is the founder and executive co-producer of the Green Festivals and he is executive Director of the Global Citizen Center. He received his Ph.D. in sociology from the University of California, Santa Cruz.


  • Building the Green Economy: Success Stories from the Grassroots. With Shannon Biggs and Jason Dove Mark. (September 2007) PoliPoint Press. ISBN 978-0-9778253-6-3
  • Insurrection: The Citizen Challenge to Corporate Power. With Jason Dove Mark, foreword by Arianna Huffington. (2003) Routledge. ISBN 0-415-94677-8
  • 10 reasons to abolish the IMF & World Bank. Forward by Anuradha Mittal. (2001) Seven Stories. ISBN 1-58322-464-5
  • Globalize This! The Battle Against the World Trade Organization and Corporate Rule with Roger Burbach. (2000) Common Courage Press. ISBN 1-56751-196-1
  • Corporations Are Gonna Get Your Mama: Globalization and the Downsizing of the American Dream. (1997) Common Courage Press. ISBN 1-56751-112-0
  • Fifty Years is Enough: The Case Against the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. (1994) South End Press. ISBN 0-89608-495-7


  • Hijacking Catastrophe: 9/11, Fear & the Selling of American Empire - Himself, 2004
  • Hannity & Colmes - Himself, 2006
  • Project Censored the Movie, 2013 [2]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ Global Exchange Website Kevin Danaher
  2. ^ Imdb Kevin Danaher