In Videos » Bay Area Youth On-Air “Superheroes of a New Origin”

Watch Eddy Zheng share his story and his contributions with youth and community engagement on Bay Area Youth On-Air (BAYO)‘s “Superheroes of a New Origin” (S2E4).

In Action Items, Events, Media » World Premiere of Breathin’: The Eddy Zheng Story

Description: Arrested at 16 and tried as an adult for kidnapping and robbery, Eddy Zheng served over 20 years in state prison. Ben Wang’s BREATHIN’: THE EDDY ZHENG STORY paints an intimate portrait of Eddy — the prisoner, the immigrant, the son, the activist — on his journey to freedom, rehabilitation and redemption. BREATHIN’ moves […]

In Articles, Events, Photos » 2015 Justice Freedom Peace Award

My second trip of the year takes me to receive the Justice, Peace and Freedom Award from the 2016 AFL-CIO Martin Luther King Jr. Civil and Human Rights Conference. ‪#‎1uMLK‬ I feel humble and honor to sharing the stage with Dorsey Nunn, Rachel Bryan and the ‪#‎BlackLivesMatter‬ Co-Founders Alicia Garza, Opal Tometi, Patrisse Marie Cullors-Brignac […]

In Articles » AFL-CIO Martin Luther King Jr. Civil and Human Rights Conference

Eddy is the award recipient for the 2016 Justice Freedom Peace Award for his commitment and dedication to the advancement of civil rights and workers’ rights and for his exemplified service and work with the Asian Prisoner Support Committee.

In Videos » Superheroes of a New Origin

  This documentary features the life of two formerly incarcerated men, Eddy Zheng & Harold Atkins, who consider themselves ordinary but are believed to be extraordinary by those they’ve inspired.