Jordan Farrar

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Jordan Farrar

Jordan Farrar aka Ricky Spanish, was a paid leader of the Young Communist League USA in Baltimore. In 2010, he was 27 years old and in a relationship with Melissa Hepler.

His employer was the Young Communist League USA, National staff New York, New York.[1] He was introduced to activism by Jim Baldridge.

Party responsibilities

Jordan Farrar was a national organizer with the Young Communist League USA. He is the chair of the Tupac Shakur Club, the Young Communist League chapter of Baltimore, Md., where he was born and raised, and is also the youth outreach coordinator for the Communist Party of Maryland. He has been involved in "youth and student struggles since high school and works with various groups aimed at fighting racism, sexism and homophobia."[2]

Healthcare meeting


Farrar was also involved with Barack Obama’s Organizing for America and he served on the committee which organized a rally on October 23, 2009, at the Senator Theater, Baltimore, for OFA to support President Obama’s health care bill.

Baltimore Councillor Bill Henry spoke, as did local NAACP leader Marvin L. Cheatham.

Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) was featured guest at Farrar’s event as well.[3]

Red skin

"redskin" Farrar, circa 2011

Jordan Farrar is a self styled "redskin" - a leftist skinhead.

South African youth festival

Jordan Farrar, Juan Pablo Guevara with Vietnamese delegation
With Iraqi comrades
With Cuban delegate
With German delegation

Tashia Holloman, Jordan Farrar, Juan Pablo Guevara were Young Communist League USA delegates to the 17th World Youth Festival, in South Africa in December 2010.