WGN Radio‘s Dometi and Jon Hansen interview Tanisha Bell as she recounts the effects of gun violence that plague the city of Chicago, and how The Ezekiel Taylor scholarship helps honor and carry on her father’s legacy. Scholarship recipients are READ MORE
Known as ‘Aunt Viv”-Daphne Maxwell Reid is truly a history maker.
In commemoration of the historic events that occurred in 1968, our panel will analyze methods of resistance used among oppressed people globally in hopes of identifying actionable solutions to gentrification, racial wealth gaps, pay inequities, and violence in Chicago. Powered by AARP Illinois.
WGN’s Dometi Pongo and Ryan Burrow look into the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, his time in Chicago, and impact on its people. Then they travel to Memphis for MLK 50, commemorating the 50th anniversary of Dr. King’s death. READ MORE