Ali's Corner

Producer

Description

Burlington City Councillor Ali Dieng hosts a live, monthly show covering a range of timely issues.

Programs in this Series

Format: 2019-07-17
Format: 2019-07-17
The Burlington Resolution Relating to Racial Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - 07/15/2019
Host Ali Dieng is joined by Stephanie Seguino, UVM Economics Professor, and Mark Hughes, Executive Director of Justice For All, to discuss the Burlington Resolution Relating to Racial Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion. Burlington prides itself on...
The Burlington School District Parent University Program - 06/17/2019
The Burlington School District Parent University Program is holding the Parent University graduation ceremony on Jun 19, 2019 at the Flynn Center. Parent University works closely with community partners to provide classes to parents that enrich,...
Sudan Update - 05/20/2019
The Second Sudanese Civil War was a conflict from 1983 to 2005 between the central Sudanese government and the Sudan People's Liberation Army. It was largely a continuation of the First Sudanese Civil War of 1955 to 1972. Six years after it...
Vermont Senior Citizens - 04/15/2019
Like the whole state, Burlingtonians are aging. 1 in 4 Vermonters are age 60+. By 2030 it will be 1 in 3. We all have this in common - we are all aging. So, how can we make Burlington a place where WE ALL can age well? Host Ali Dieng is joined by...
Young Women In Politics - 03/18/2019
The 19th Amendment, which gave American women the right to vote, was passed by Congress on June 4, 1919, and ratified on August 18, 1920. In the 21st century, we have seen a substantial amount of women (and young women in particular) running...

Featured Story

PEG TV Summer Study Committee Meets to Discuss Potential Funding Sources

On June 20th, Governor Phil Scott signed the Broadband Bill - now Act 79 of 2019 - in Dover, Vermont. This new law aims to expand access to broadband services and also includes a Study Committee that will consider issues related to the future availability and funding of Public, Educational, and Government (PEG) access television.

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