WGN News Series – How a Hunger Strike Saved a Southside High School |#ThrowbackThursday

A group of activists went on a 34-day hunger strike to keep Bronzeville’s Dyett High School from shuttering its doors. WGN Radio’s Dometi Pongo looks at how leaders grappled with how to take the school in a new direction and READ MORE

Chicago Urban League Launches First Podcast Tackling Issues of “CULture, Race & Equity”

“CULture, Race & Equity – A Seat at the Table” is a ten-part series featuring conversations with community stakeholders, advocates and policy experts providing actionable solutions to some of Black America’s most pressing issues.

“Dometi Pongo: New School With Old School Values”| A Chicago Defender Profile

Photo Credit: Mary Datcher, Chicago Defender

Being the new kid on the block may not always have its perks, but being one of the younger rising stars at a familiar Chicago radio station can reap great benefits. Dometi Pongo has worked at WVON … [Read more]

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