Building Faith and Justice on International Boulevard

This Origins and Legacy of Allen Temple Baptist Church...   The area around International Boulevard and 85th Avenue is somewhat typical for East Oakland. There are many local businesses, auto shops, and beauty salons along with the local headquarters for the Boys & Girls Club of Oakland. There are also many of the same the …

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Chinatown and the Empress of Heaven

A Tour of San Francisco Chinatown and the Tin How Temple...   The Chinese immigrants that built the San Francisco Chinatown wanted to bring their home with them. The goal was to create a city within a city. They had their own businesses, newspapers, governing institutions, commerce centers, and religious spaces. While embracing America and …

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