|Address||410 West Beard Ave |
Syracuse, New York , United States
|| December 08, 1952
Apr 17, 2016 04:23pm
Caucasian - Very Liberal - Anti-Bush Tax Cuts (Pro-Tax Cut Rollback) - Anti-Death Penalty - Anti-Social Security Privatization - Government Reform - Health Care Reform - Jobs/Industrial Growth - Pro Environment - Pro Marijuana Legalization - Pro-Affirmative Action - Pro-Choice - Pro-Gay Marriage - Pro-Labor - Protectionist - Single - U.S. Marine Corps - Union Member - Straight -
|Info||Howie Hawkins has been active in movements for peace, justice, the environment, and independent progressive politics since the late 1960s when he was in high school in the San Francisco Bay Area. |
A former Marine, he helped organize opposition to the Vietnam War and was a co-founder of the anti-nuclear Clamshell Alliance in 1976. He remains a member of Vietnam Veterans Against the War and Veterans for Peace.
Howie was a co-founder of the Green Party in the United States in 1984 and currently serves on the Green National Committee.
After attending Dartmouth College in the early 1970s, Howie worked as a carpenter in New England and helped start up a construction workers cooperative that specialized in solar and wind energy installations.
Howie moved to Syracuse in 1991 to be Director of CommonWorks, a federation of cooperatives working for an economy that is cooperatively owned, democratically controlled, and ecologically sustainable.
Howie now works unloading trucks and rail cars at UPS, where his is member of Teamsters Local 317 and active in US Labor Against the War and Teamsters for a Democratic Union, the national Teamster rank-and-file reform caucus.
His 2005 run for Mayor of Syracuse put the question of a municipally owned power utility for affordable and green energy on the agenda of the city, which is currently funding a feasibility study of public power. He remains active in the Public Power Coalition of Central New York.
Howie's articles on social theory, cooperative economics, and independent politics have appeared in many publications, including Against the Current, Green Politics, International Socialist Review, New Politics, Peace and Democracy News, Peaceworks, Resist, Roll Call, Society and Nature, and Z Magazine. He is the editor of Independent Politics: The Green Party Strategy Debate (Chicago: Haymarket Books, 2006).
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Sat Jul 23 21:01:17 +0000 2016 - Hey Syracuse Green Party Peoples, this is your County Committee Treasurer Frank Cetera asking you to become a... https://t.co/a8SB8q0WK7
Tue Jul 19 11:39:44 +0000 2016 - RT @GreenPartyUS: Green Party invites voters alarmed by #GlobalWarming to Go Green, after Ds & Rs fail to take the crisis seriously https:/…
Thu Jul 14 14:49:22 +0000 2016 - I agree with @JoshFoxfilm. A vote for Clinton is a vote for fracking. Vote for @DrJillStein for a #GreenNewDeal. https://t.co/vDkr7Y3bH5
Thu Jul 14 14:37:29 +0000 2016 - RT @AlexAtFWW: Except, you know, telling people in Hoosick Falls that their water was contaminated. https://t.co/RL1hSBGmar
Wed Jul 13 14:03:04 +0000 2016 - RT @thehill: Jill Stein in EXCLUSIVE op-ed: "The revolution continues: Plan 'B' for the Bernie movement" https://t.co/UrGDh2N74T https://t.…
Wed Jul 13 14:02:10 +0000 2016 - RT @DrJillStein: I'll be in Philly but not for DNC. I'll be in the streets with the people. #SeeYouInPhilly https://t.co/FZc3TpMKMP https:/…
Wed Jul 13 14:02:05 +0000 2016 - RT @DrJillStein: Berners, I repeat: this isn't the end. Not by a long shot. Together we can keep the political revolution going. We don't n…
Tue Jul 12 15:42:14 +0000 2016 - RT @dunleamark: Bernie Sanders just surrendered on single payer health care. Dems are resurrecting the flawed public option program.
Thu Jul 07 02:29:55 +0000 2016 - RT @DrJillStein: Let's create a national truth & reconciliation commission to address the living legacy of slavery which is kept alive by t…
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