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
http://blip.tv/play/AdrZYZCHCgWatch 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.