Church hosts immigration rally, MLK celebration

January 16, 2010 4:27:17 PM PST
Chicago's historic First Baptist Congregational Church hosted an immigration rally Saturday.Organizers called for full citizenship, full employment and full equality. They said they believe fixing the U.S. immigration system will help the economy.

Organizers also said Saturday's rally was a celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King's legacy of racial and economic justice.

The church is notable because Dr. King and abolitionist Frederick Douglass spoke there.