A Freedom Rider in the early civil rights movement and the Coordinator of the Anti Vietnam War Coalition in Boston in the 60’s and 70’s, Linda was a founder of the Ecological Health Organization, a Tenant Organizer in Baltimore, AFSCME state and local Officer and Baltimore Coordinator of Solidarity Day 1981 for the AFL-CIO. She is now a member of AFSCME Retirees Council 4 in Connecticut. She is a feminist, artist, community organizer and speaker. She was a past Adjunct Professor of Sociology and Women’s Studies at Southern Ct. State University. She is a past Co-Chair of the Green Party of CT. and a current steering committee member of Left Elect.