Recently, the Coalition of Immokalee Workers (CIW) came to New York to receive the Roosevelt Freedom from Want Medal. Starting November 11, they launched an ongoing week of action to move Wendy’s to sign a social responsibility program.
Andrew is a caregiver, organizer and burgeoning mapper based in New York. He believes in alternative economies rooted in the healthy rhythms of the planet and a world in which everybody has the resources and ability to determine their own futures. He has been active in housing and educational justice movements and has supported movements for justice in labor, the environment, immigration and incarceration-- all of which are intertwined. He currently lives with family and cat outside of the city.