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“I’ve been playing with the Oakland Raiders for eight years. It’s really important (to have this event) because it’s bringing everyone along with us. It’s important to me as an individual and as a Raider, ” said Oakland Raiders fullback Marcel Reece.

Oakland Raiders host event for veterans

The Raiders Foundation hosted the event in advance of Veterans’ Day November 11, inviting veterans from organizations including Sentinels of Freedom, Wounded Warrior Project and Special Operations Warrior Foundation, to spend the afternoon with Raider...
World War II veteran Mickey Ganitch laughs with a friend.

Ceremony honors Alameda County veterans and military families

Veterans Day ceremony honors Alameda Country military families and veterans.
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As veterans protest, police distribute eviction fliers to Occupy Oakland campers

As the antiwar advocacy groups Veterans for Peace and Iraq Veterans Against the War held a joint press conference Friday afternoon in front of City Hall, near the center of the Occupy Oakland encampment in...