Joelle Fishman

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Joelle Fishman is an American politician, writer and editor.

Political career[edit]

Fishman currently chairs the Connecticut Communist Party USA. She also serves as a Commissioner on the City of New Haven Peace Commission. She is a member of the executive board of the Alliance of Retired Americans in Connecticut. From 1973 to 1982, she was the Communist Party candidate for Connecticut's Third Congressional District.[1][2][3] She has been a member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the United States.

Personal life[edit]

She was born in 1946 in Camden, New Jersey. She graduated from Douglass College (the women's college at Rutgers University). She has lived in New Haven since 1968.[4]