Patricia (Pat) Flagg Poole is a retired Chicago educationalist, and a socialist activist.
In 2011 "two social justice activists and retired educators" Patricia Flagg Poole and Bea Lumpkin , travelled as tourists to Vietnam. 
Communist Party Religion Commission
In 2012 Pat Flagg was a member of the Communist Party USA Religion Commission.
In 2012 Pat Flagg and her Communist Party USA comrade Bea Lumpkin were supporting the re-election campaign of president Barack Obama, through their association with Seniors for Obama.