And then we talk to film director Abby Ginzberg – a true Bay Area hero, whose films highlight struggles of race, gender and social justice. Her new film “Waging Change” which has aired on PBS and is available on Kanopy online. It features Saru Jayaraman, Lily Tomlin, Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, and Jane Fonda, who have been working tirelessly for One Fair Wage, a campaign to end the sub-minimum wage
for tip workers who in a majority of states earn just $2.13 per hour.
Abby Ginzberg is A Peabody award winner, and her recent work inc
ludes “And Then They Came for Us”, about the connection between the incarceration of Japanese Americans during WW II and the current Muslim travel ban; and “Agents of Change”, which examines the untold story of racial conditions on
college campuses that led to a successful struggle for black studies