Tuskegee Airman speaking at Las Positas College Comments on Stories, posted by Editor, Pleasanton Weekly Online, on Oct 3, 2012 at 8:15 pm
Tuskegee Airman retired Lt. Col. Alexander Jefferson will speak to students and interested community members at Las Positas College on Oct. 3. Jefferson is best known as a member of the 332nd P-51 Red Tail Fighter Group, celebrated as the "Tuskegee Airmen," and as the author of "Red Tail Captured-Red Tail Free,"his personal World War II story.
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Posted by mooseturd, a resident of the Pleasanton Valley neighborhood, on Oct 3, 2012 at 8:15 pm mooseturd is a member (registered user) of PleasantonWeekly.com
I went to see and hear Col. Jefferson. He is an amazing man. The moment I liked best was when an audience member challenged him about what he did for civil rights. His response was, "I marched with Martin King".