|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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Thu Apr 28 02:13:06 +0000 2016 - .@BernieSanders Dems always happy to write platform to appease activists. Actions post-election are dictated by campaign contributors.
Tue Apr 26 15:57:47 +0000 2016 - US invades Middle East nations to impose "democracy" while #suppressing voting rights in US. Liberate the ballot box w @DrJillStein.
Tue Apr 26 13:51:00 +0000 2016 - .@DrJillStein to @BernieSanders We need to push the boundaries to win a true revolution. Power to the People. https://t.co/TeZP4xHCIh
Tue Apr 26 13:31:15 +0000 2016 - #Votersuppression = stealing elections. Judge upholds NC voter ID. Liberate the ballot box. Reclaim democracy. https://t.co/wMQYRoIKqa
Tue Apr 26 13:16:53 +0000 2016 - .@DrJillStein remains the progressive Pres cand. Justice Middle East, forgive student debt, Power to the People. 100% clean energy.
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Tue Apr 26 12:51:50 +0000 2016 - RT @DrJillStein: If corporate politics keeps trying to silence revolution: Greens welcome you / Thanks for the #Demories. #PrimaryDay https…
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