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 …
"You can't be fired, nor retire, from your purpose." This is just one of the gems shared in this one-on-one interview with Charles Thomas.
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
ContextureTV streams live from the "Engaging Millennials in Government and Politics" panel moderated by Dometi Pongo at the Illinois Campaign for Political Reform's Summit for Action & Civic Reform.
Dometi Pongo joins WYCC PBS to discuss TIF Reform, police shootings of unarmed African Americans and more.