Bay Area labor statesman Leroy King attended this year’s Labor Day festivities at the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) Local 10 San Francisco union hall. King has a history in the Bay Area labor [...]
On Wednesday, thousands gathered at the Lincoln Memorial as President Barack Obama delivered a speech at the “Let Freedom Ring” ceremony to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.
Effie, “Medea,” Williams recently celebrated her 104th birthday. Born in Louisiana on August 11, 1909, she has been a Berkeley resident and a member of the North Oakland Baptist Church for over 60 years.