Van Jones, Danny Glover, and Rep. Barbara Lee pack Oakland Church

Authors: ada On Tuesday, November 11th, Van Jones, actor and activist Danny Glover, and Representative Barbara Lee (Oakland, 9th District) rocked a packed house at the First Congregational Church of Oakland. Sponsored by Green For All and KPFA Radio 94.1 , the event honored Jones and his best selling first book: The Green Collar Economy: How One Solution Can Solve Our Two Biggest Problems. Watch highlights from the evening

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Watch Danny Glover read Langston Hughes' "Let America Be America Again."   The vibrant, passionate Oakland crowd spilled out of the door of the church. Bay-area poet Aya de Leon opened the night, and Aimee Allison of KPFA hosted the evening. Alice Walker and Bobby Seale were also in attendance.

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