Sheltreese McCoy. Born in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1981. Attended Bowling Green State University in Ohio majoring in ethnic studies and sociology. Has been involved with the Communist Party USA and Young Communist League USA since 2004. Currently a field organizer for the Eastern Region.
What is your view of the former Soviet Union?
- Soviet Union is a learning tool.
What is your opinion of Mikhail Gorbachev?
- I have no opinion of Gorbachev.
What is your view of today's Russia?
- Last year I went to the World Festival of Youth and Students in Caracas, Venezuela and there I met young people from Russia. They have a lot of energy and heart. But my opinion is limited.