Workshop President Thom Clark on Chicago Newsroom on CANTV 21

Ken Davis is joined by WLS-AM reporter, John Dempsey, ABC 7 News reporter Paul Meincke, and Thom Clark, President, Community Media Workshop. The panel discusses merits of reducing the size of the Chicago City Council and the prospects for political change in the upcoming municipal election.

This program was produced by Chicago Access Network TV.

Thom Clark on CAN TV21 & Chicago Tonight

Chicago Newsroom on CAN TV21

Thom Clark, Workshop president, talks with journalist Ken Davis on his show “Chicago Newsroom” to discuss  the Workshop’s NEW News 2010 Report.

Chicago Tonight

Listen to his commentary about recent Chicago Tribune setbacks on an October 7 edition of “Chicago Tonight”.

The Power of Stories series presents The Power of Stories

Anyone is welcome to join in these free online sessions hosted by and the Community Media Workshop. Simply register to become a member of, an online community space and virtual resource center for Illinois’ nonprofits.

The Power of Stories series

Wednesday, October 20, 10:00 to 11:00 am, Building a Communications Strategy

Online Discussion – facilitated by Thom Clark

Wednesday, October 27, 10:00 to 11:00 am, Know Your Message

Online Discussion – facilitated by Thom Clark

Tuesday, November 2, 10:00 to 11:15 am, Story Power

Webinar – facilitated by Sue O’Halloran

Powerful storytelling has the ability to captivate the media, potential funders and future members. Learn how to use the power of stories to move your target audiences to action through this online series. All sessions are FREE but you MUST participate in the online discussions to attend the Story Power Webinar. For more information, click here.






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