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WGN-TV TO AIR WGN NEWS SPECIAL THE SIX PRINCIPLES OF NONVIOLENCE ON MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY

6 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

CHICAGO, January 16, 2020 - Chicago's Very Own WGN-TV will present The Six Principles of Nonviolence, a half-hour primetime special, on Martin Luther King Day, Monday, January 20 from 7-7:30 pm CT. The encore will air on Sunday, January 26 from 4:30-5 pm CT. Both airings will also be streamed live at WGNTV.com/Live
The Six Principles of Nonviolence will feature interviews with rapper/actor/activist Common, award-winning poet and performer J. Ivy, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, social activist Father Michael Pfleger, author and speaker Michael Eric Dyson, former Chicago alderman Dorothy...
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