The Pullman Porter Museum, One of Chicago’s Hidden Gems | #IMAGEMaker

In this episode of IMAGEMaker, Pullman Porter Museum executive director David Peterson weighs in on the future of national monuments in the Trump Era, the legacy of the Pullman porters and how the Museum has successfully managed its operations in the midst of Illinois' budget impasse. Despite the Pullman district's fairly recent distinction as a national …

#ICYMI | Pongo talks Plutocracies, Obama Farewell and the Illinois Budget Impasse on WYCC PBS (1/12/17)

Dometi Pongo joined WYCC PBS' In The Loop to recap former President Barack Obama's farewell speech in Chicago, the budget impasse in Illinois and the role of big money in state and national politics. Hosted by Lauren Cohn, panelists included attorney Christine Svenson and the Illinois Opportunity Project's Director of Communications, Kathleen Murphy. https://youtu.be/lQ0uz7Z1AK0?t=11m26s