Shachtman Archive

Yetta Barsh Shachtman

1915 – 1996

A member of the socialist movement in the United States for most of her life. Member of the Communist League of America, and along with her husband, Max, Socialists Workers Party, WP, ISL and finally the SD, USA. She was heavily involved with issues surrounding education. For corrections, comments and additions contact Einde O’Callaghan.


In memory of Yetta Barshevsky by Saul Bellow

Tamiment Institute (NYU) (repository of The Max Shachtman collection)

Albert Shanker, Image and Reality (Obit by Marian Swerdlow and Kit Adam Wainer)

Max Shachtman

Marxist Writers’

Last updated on 26 May 2021