Joelle Fishman

 
 
Joelle Fishman

Joelle Fishman chairs the Connecticut Communist Party USA. She is a Commissioner on the City of New Haven Peace Commission, serves on the executive board of the Alliance of Retired Americans in Connecticut and is an active member of many economic rights and social justice organizations. She was a candidate for Congress from 1973 to 1982, maintaining minor-party ballot status for the Communist Party in Connecticut's Third Congressional District. As chair of the CPUSA Political Action Commission, she has played an active role in the broad labor and people's alliance that defeated the ultra-right in the 2008 elections and continues to mobilize for health care, worker rights and peace.

 

 

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Convention Discussion: The economic crisis in CT and the challenge for grass roots unity

Convention Discussion: The economic crisis in CT and the challenge for grass roots unity

This article is part of the discussion leading up to the Communist Party USA's 29th National Convention May 21-23, 2010. CPUSA.org takes no responsibility for the opinions expressed in this...

BY:Joelle Fishman| May 16, 2010
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Report on the 9th Congress, Communist Party of Vietnam

Report on the 9th Congress, Communist Party of Vietnam

The bond between the Communist Party USA and the Communist Party of Vietnam is enduring, especially as a result of the movement against the U.S. imperialist war. Yet, that bond...

BY:Joelle Fishman| September 21, 2001
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