Maruka Opett
Age 49

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0:05:05 Recorded by David Alder @ Oakland, California Recorded 05/05/2014

Maruka Opett is a brilliant social justice activist and radio announcer for KPFA in Berkeley, California. She also currently leads an oral history project recording the stories of migrant workers in California. Born and raised in Sinaloa, Mexico, Maruka was the oldest sibling in a large Catholic family growing up on a family farm. After college, she began her passionate exploration of the world advocating for the underprivileged.

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