Howie Hawkins

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Howie Hawkins


Howie Hawkins (born 1952) is an American politician and activist with the Green Party USA and Socialist Party USA.[1] He co-founded the anti-nuclear Clamshell Alliance in 1976 and the Green Party in the United States in 1984.

He is a member of the Socialist Party USA and Solidarity, a socialist, feminist, anti-racist organization. [2]

People's Progressive Convention

In 1992, a "call" went out to leftist radicals and communist revolutionaries of various orientations to hold a national People's Progressive Convention in Ypsilanti, Michigan, August 21-23, 1992.

Endorsers included Howie Hawkins - Green Party USA.

Forward Motion

In 1992 Howie Hawkins, Left Green Network, Syracuse Greens, and coordinating committee of Green Party USA contributed an article "Independent politics" to the April 1992 joint Forward Motion/CrossRoads issue.

Left Forum

Howie Hawkins, Zack Exley of New Organizing Institute and Chris Gavreau, co-founder, Labor Party were speakers on the What would a Serious Left Electoral Program Be? panel at the Left Forum. The forum was held March 9 - 11, 2007 at Cooper Union College, New York City.[3]

Open Letter to Obama on Iran

In 2008 Howie Hawkins of the Green Party, Syracuse, NY signed an online petition “A Open Letter to Barack Obama on Iran”.[4]

Free Mumia Abu-Jamal

In 2008 Howie Hawkins, Candidate for U.S. Senate, Green Party, Syracuse, NY signed a statement circulated by the Partisan Defense Committee calling for the release of convicted “cop-killer” Mumia Abu-Jamal.[5]

Campaign for Peace and Democracy

Hawkins is listed as an endorser of the Campaign for Peace and Democracy, as of March 15, 2010.[6]

"Solidarity in the Electoral Arena"

Left Forum 2011 took place March 18 - 20 at Pace University, New York City. The theme for the conference is "Towards a Politics of Solidarity".

Panels included "How to Achieve Solidarity in the Electoral Arena - A Debate:"

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