Howie Hawkins Enters 2020 Presidential Campaign
- Brooklyn, NY 05/28/2019 by Linda Perry (WBAI News)

Howie Hawkins (center) at the Commons in Brooklyn.
Howie Hawkins announced the start of his campaign for the Green Party nomination for President today in Brooklyn. He co-founded the Green Party back in 1984 and first campaigned for the Green New Deal when he ran for Governor of New York State in 2010.

Hawkins says the Greens are the original Green New Dealers and while AOC and the Sunrise Movement succeeded in putting the Green New Deal in the spotlight, they watered down the content of the deal. And he says the best way to counter Donald Trump and his policies is to "impeach his sorry ass!" Please click the arrow above to hear our report.