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Equal Rights Advocates: Waging Change-SF Premiere at Castro Theater

May 17, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

AFG member Equal Rights Advocates is hosting a screening of the documentary “Waging Change. ” Waging Change is a new compelling documentary about the need for One Fair Wage, as tipped workers struggle to survive on $2.13/hour.

About this Event

Waging Change shines a spotlight on the challenges faced by restaurant workers trying to feed themselves and their families off tips. Featuring Saru Jayaraman, Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda, and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the film reveals an American workers struggle hidden in plain sight-the effort to end the tipped minimum wage of $2.13 for servers and bartenders and the #MeToo movement’s effort to end sexual harassment. Directed by Peabody award-winner Abby GInzberg, Waging Change helps all consumers see the role they have to play in ending this two-tiered wage system.

Director, Abby Ginzberg, Saru Jayaraman, President of One Fair Wage will be present for a post-screening discussion moderated by Noreen Farrell, Executive Director of Equal Rights Advocates.

Tickets can be found here  for $15.

Please note the date change. The event will now take place on May 17, 2020.


May 17, 2020
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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