Sonia L. Walker
Volunteer: Sonia L. Walker
Former Fish Volunteer in Muangala Tshiapota about 15 km from Luambo.
Contributions from Sonia L. Walker
I remember tuning in the shortwave radio to pull the celebration of the first nationally recognized holiday in Dr. King's memory. The battery was taken from the moto for this day. We sat under the little lemon tree in my parcel and I was awestruck - half a world away, in the land of my ancestors, on the day the United States finally honored him. Tears streamed down my face as I began to explain in Tshiluba what this meant to me and millions of other African Americans. My kids, who all cal...