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My Neighborhood: Pilsen

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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/3000135338/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Stories of one neighborhood in Chicago through the voices of the people in the community who are making change. The goal is to bring you directly into the process of meeting challenges with leadership and effort from inside a community. Visit the <a href="http://interactive.wttw.com/my-... /episodes/get/56780 /episode/56780 Stories of the people who are transforming their community /episode-player/56780

This engaging new 1-hour documentary is an intimate street level look at what community engagement and activism has done for one Chicago neighborhood: Pilsen. Playing like a street mural come to life, six Pilsen residents share their personal stories to illustrate how the residents of this predominantly Mexican-American working class community have organized to address the societal issues facing their community, ranging from housing to health care to education and citizenship.

Air date:
Mon, 04/17/2017 - 12:00
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