Socialist Organization in Minnesota. She is the wife of FRSO Political Secretary Steff Yorek.
She is the leader of the anti-police group Twin Cities Coalition 4 Justice 4 Jamar which was the group responsible for sparking the April riots in Minneapolis after the police killing of George Floyd.
In 2007, Jess Sundin was a member of the Twin Cities-based Anti-War Committee and the Coalition to March on the RNC and Stop the War which caused major havoc at that year’s Republican National Convention.
In 1998, Jess Sundin led a delegation of Minnesota activists to Saddam Hussein‘s Iraq.
In 2000, Jess Sundin, of the Colombia Action Network, led a small delegation of three North American activists to Bogata Colombia, to attend a conference “responding to U.S. military aid” for the Colombian government. The delegation also traveled to the area in Southern Colombia controlled by the guerrillas of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia – People’s Army. A State Department-designated terrorist group.
While there, Jess Sundin met the late Colombian revolutionary leader Raul Reyes.
In November 2010, the FBI raided the home of Jess Sundin and Steff Yorek and more than 20 other FRSO comrades in search of evidence of material support for terrorism.
The Eric Holder Justice Department dropped the indictments.
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