Ellen R. Schaffer
Ellen R. Shaffer is co-director of the Center for Policy Analysis which conducts policy research, analysis, and advocacy on women's reproductive health and rights, access to health care, and on globalization and health. She worked for the labor movement in California, in health care and community organizing, and wrote chapters on politics for various editions of Our Bodies Ourselves. Collection consists largely of print material, notes, study group and organizing documents from her work with the Bay State Socialist Organizing Committee, Union of Marxist Social Scientists, and the Northern California Alliance, among others. Also included are records regarding unions and health care workers, restructuring of the health care system, tax reform etc., and newsletters, etc., of the Medical Committee for Human Rights, the San Francisco Socialist Coalition, Health/PAC, etc.