|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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|Fri Aug 18 17:38:49 +0000 2017 - RT @HowieHawkins: Most states have resisted the nuke bailout so far. Illinois is Exelon's home state. @NYGovCuomo is the king of corporate…|
Fri Aug 18 17:38:30 +0000 2017 - Most states have resisted the nuke bailout so far. Illinois is Exelon's home state. @NYGovCuomo is the king of corp… https://t.co/kbWu0uwcoQ
Fri Aug 18 16:12:16 +0000 2017 - RT @GreenAmerica: If New Zealand's largest pension fund can go #fossilfree, so can you! @NYCComptroller it's time to #divestNY https://t.co…
Fri Aug 18 16:07:53 +0000 2017 - Over 8 years, renewables US saved up to $220 billion and prevented 12,700 deaths. #solar #wind 100% renewables 2030… https://t.co/ryfzJeYksH
Fri Aug 18 15:56:03 +0000 2017 - RT @dunleamark: .@NYGovCuomo 's nuclear tax virus continues to spread nationwide. Three Mile Island seeks bailout. https://t.co/gEveXy0sPJ…
Thu Aug 17 20:21:01 +0000 2017 - RT @dunleamark: We need a Governor in 2018 who will support 100% electric cars by 2035. Federal legislation should also be introduced. 100%…
Thu Aug 17 20:00:12 +0000 2017 - RT @dunleamark: Nuke bailout by @NYGovCuomo pushes FERC to consider national action, also bailout of coal. 100% Renewables Now. https://t.c…
Wed Aug 16 16:49:25 +0000 2017 - Prof. David Borton on why @NYGovCuomo 's nuke bailout undercuts solar and renewables. #StoptheCuomoTax… https://t.co/2mmJVFaBOs
Wed Aug 16 16:09:13 +0000 2017 - RT @dunleamark: Off shore wind prices drop to 5 cents / kwh in Germany. Time for @NYGovCuomo to commit to wind future at scale. https://t.c…
Wed Aug 16 14:39:26 +0000 2017 - Nuclear bailout by @NYGovCuomo bad policy, Stops funds for renewables, such as offshore wind. #StopTheCuomoTax.… https://t.co/2hWmS3nTxT
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