Barry Cohen

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Barry Cohen


Barry Cohen is Associate Dean, College of Computing Sciences ·New Jersey Institute of Technology Newark, New Jersey. He is married to Joan Cohen and is the father of Bram Cohen and Ross Cohen.

WEB DuBois Clubs of America

In 2014, Barry Cohen was listed a a friend on the DuBois Clubs Facebook page.[1]

Communist Party reformer

In 1991, Barry Cohen, New York, was one of several hundred Communist Party USA members to sign the a paper "An initiative to Unite and Renew the Party" - most signatories left the Party after the December 1991 conference to found Committees of Correspondence.[2]

CoC National Conference endorser

In 1992 Barry Cohen, CoC implementation committee, New York, endorsed the Committees of Correspondence national conference Conference on Perspectives for Democracy and Socialism in the 90s held at Berkeley California July 17-19.[3]

Conference on Perspectives for Democracy and Socialism in the 90s

The Conference on Perspectives for Democracy and Socialism in the 90s was the Committees of Correspondence's first national conference held in Berkeley, California July 17-19, 1992.[4]

Workshops that were held at the conference on Saturday, July 18 included:[5]

Socialist U.S. Toward a Socialist United States? Reshaping the vision and charting a path. Is it possible? On what basis?

CoC National Coordinating Committee

The following are listed in order of votes they received as members of the Committees of Correspondence National Coordinating Committee, elected at the Conference on Perspectives for Democracy and Socialism in the 90s held at Berkeley California July 17-19.:[5]

Committees of Correspondence

In July 1994 Cohen (NYC) was elected[6]to the 15 member National Co-ordinating Committee of Committees of Correspondence at CoC's founding conference in Chicago.

In 1997 Barry Cohen served on the National Co-Ordinating Committee of the Committees of Correspondence.[7]

In 2006 members of the Committees of Correspondence for Democracy and Socialism National Coordinating Committee were[8];

Marilyn Albert, Mael Apollon, Carl Bloice, Barbara Blong, Barry Cohen, David Cohen, Otis Cunningham, Carl Davidson, Mort Frank, Todd Freeberg, Pat Fry, Marian Gordon, Ira Grupper, June Hemmingson, Ed Hemmingson, Fred Hicks, Duncan McFarland, Anne Mitchell, Maxine Orris, Ted Pearson, Gina Pesulima-Palencar, Edith Pollach, Marty Price, Merle Ratner, Jay Schaffner, Jae Scharlin, Mike Stein, Harry Targ, Walter Teague, Meta Van Sickle, Steve Willett and Mildred Williamson.

Progressives for Obama

In 2009 Barry Cohen was listed[9]as a signer of the Progressives for Obama website-New Jersey Institute of Technology.

References

  1. FB friends page
  2. Addendum to Initiative document
  3. CCDS Background
  4. Conference program
  5. 5.0 5.1 Proceedings of the Committees of Correspondence Conference: Perspectives for Democracy and Socialism in the '90s booklet, printed by CoC in NY, Sept. 1992 (Price: $4)
  6. http://www.greenleft.org.au/1994/155/9068
  7. CoC Corresponder November 1996/January 1997 Page 2
  8. http://www.cc-ds.org/IssueJune2006Version4.0.pdf
  9. http://progressivesforobama.blogspot.com/