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Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV) gives every Chicagoan a voice on cable television by providing video training, equipment, facilities, and channel time for Chicago residents and nonprofit groups. CAN TV’s five local, non-commercial channels reach one million viewers in the city of Chicago.



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Chicago Access Network Television
Jan 28, 2021
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Stand Up & Speak Out Against Domestic Violence holds their 3rd Annual Awareness Walk on Chicago's south side. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
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Topics: sexual abuse, physical abuse
Illinois lawmakers in the Senate and House Education Committees hold a joint hearing in response to the CPS sexual abuse investigation. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
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Topic: CPS sexual abuse
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Dec 5, 2020
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The Newberry Library hosts a discussion about the authenticity of Shakespeare. This program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
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Topic: Shakespeare
Chicago Access Network Television
Jun 25, 2018
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The South Shore Drill team hosts its annual spring performance at the Gary Comer Youth Center. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
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Topics: performance, dance, Gary Comer Youth Center
Chicago Access Network Television
Apr 3, 2018
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The Know Your Rights Committee and the Chicago Commission on Human Relations host a conversation about civil rights for all. This program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
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Topic: civil rights
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Chicago Latino leaders discuss an urban agenda against Donald Trump and deportations that are destroying communities. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
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Topics: Latinos, deportations, immigrants
Chicago Access Network Television
Aug 31, 2016
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Journalists discuss Black Lives Matters media coverage at this event hosted by National Association of Black Journalists Chicago Chapter and the Chicago Headline Club. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
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Topics: National Association of Black Journalists, journalism, reporting, media, news
Blair Thomas and Taylor Bibat discuss the inaugural Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival. The festival will showcase an entertaining and eclectic array of puppet styles from around the world. The festival will run from January 14- 25, 2015. This program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: performance, art
On January 14, 2015, the Illinois Humanities Council and the Chicago Public Library hosted a discussion on the effects Ebola and other public health crises have on society.What are the roles of businesses, individuals and public policy to protect citizens during a potential health risk? The event was streamed and recorded by CAN TV. Speakers included Dr. Robert A. Weinstein, Professor of Medicine, Former Chairman of Medicine, Cook County Health and Hospitals System; Dr. Catherine Belling,...
Topics: Illinois Humanities Council, Ebola
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The League of Women Voters of Chicago hosts a forum on the state of the City of Chicago. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: League of Women Voters, Chicago
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Joel Margolis interviews Susan Aarup about her life, career and role as a Chicago Disability Pride Parade organizer. This program was produced by Adapt of Chicago Productions. Adapt of Chicago is a CAN TV Community Partner.
Topic: disability
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Members of Veterans Against the War- Chicago, Vietnam Veterans Against the War- Chicago, and Veterans For Peace- Chicago gather in observance of Veterans Day. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: Veterans Against the War
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Ken Davis is joined by George Schmidt, publisher of Substance News and current member of the CTU House of Delegates. They discuss Governor Rauner’s budget address, in which he made it clear that he doesn’t favor giving CPS schools a higher proportion of the budget, and about what was going on behind the scenes as the CTU rejected CPS’ recent contract offer. This program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: George Schmidt, Chicago Teachers Union House of Delegates
This discussion will center the history of interactions between Black and Brown communities
Topics: Exploring Solidarity, Tension, and Blending Between Black and Latinx Communities
Chicago Access Network Television
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Public Narrative partners come together with journalists who cover our region to celebrate the stories that made a difference in our lives. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: Studs Terkel Awards
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University of Illinois Cancer Center hosts the National Cancer Moonshot Summit encouraging cancer research collaboration across the country. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: University of Illinois Cancer Center, cancer research, health
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Ken Davis is joined by Carol Felsenthal, Chicago Magazine, and Chicago Tribune reporter, Hal Dardick.  They discuss Mayor Emanuel's Chicago Infrastructure Trust, the race for Cook County Clerk of Court and the decision to move the G-8 summit to Camp David. This program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: G-8 Summit
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Ken Davis is joined by political consultants/experts and activists Delmarie Cobb, Chris Robling and Bruce DuMont to discuss the results of the 2016 election and to speculate on what a Trump presidency might look like. This program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: Delmarie Cobb, Chris Robling, Bruce DuMont, election, Trump
This unmoderated virtual conversation encourages open and honest discussion about Chicago, healing, and racial equity.
Topic: Candid Conversation with The Neighbors
On August 28, 2013, Chicago communities mark the 50th Anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington with a march and rally to demand the creation of an elected Civilian Police Accountability Council. The council would have the power to prosecute police crimes. This program was recorded and streamed by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: March on Washington, Civilian Police Accountability Council
Chicago Cultural Alliance brings together representatives from different cultural institutions to discuss women's perspectives on the immigration experience. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: Chicago Cultural Alliance, immigration, women
Experts suggest ways Illinois could improve the current water infrastructure and invest in new water-supply innovations at Metropolitan Planning Council’s “Broke, Broken and Out of Time” half-day forum. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: Metropolitan Planning Council, infrastructure
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Carol Rojas speaks about popular education and intersectional organizing in the context of escalating violence in post peace accords Colombia. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: Carol Rojas, Columbia violence
Author, James Carlini speaks, as part of the Bronzeville International Summit VI, for innovators, community economic development practitioners, local stakeholders and civic entrepreneurs supporting the next level of sustainability initiatives for the Bronzeville South Lakefront region. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: Author, James Carlini, Bronzeville International Summit VI
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World famous watercolor painter, Heeyoung Kim describes her passion, influences, and determination to paint over 200 Wildflowers .
Topics: Art, Watercolor, painting, Heeyoung Kim, Flowers
The Guild Literary Complex’s Applied Words series are multidisciplinary events and conversations on contemporary social issues. The event features the writings of Ruth Danon, Dina Elenbogen, Faisal Mohyuddin and Natania Rosenfeld. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: Guild Literary Complex, Ruth Danon, Dina Elenbogen, Faisal Mohyuddin, Natania Rosenfeld
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  Preservation Chicago hosts a panel that explores what historic preservationists can do to retain and grow affordable housing in Chicago neighborhoods.    
Topics: Neighborhoods, Chicago, Preservation
The Pilsen Neighbors Community Council offers local residents educational workshops and information around health services. They also organize the community to work on issues that impact them.  "Putting People First" is a community service of Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: educational workshops, health
The Retired Pro Football Players of Chicago is an organization comprised of former NFL players who live in the Chicagoland area that  support Chicagoland youth with scholarship opportunities to high school seniors and new football equipment to financially challenged youth and high school programs.  "Putting People First" is a community service of Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: sports, youth
Ralph Matire from the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability and Senators Don Harmon (D-39th) and Matt Murphy (R-27th) discuss Illinois’ budgetary and fiscal dilemmas.  This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: Illinois’ budget
A debate on the future of the Democratic Party, featuring IOP Pritzker Fellow Abdul El-Sayed and former Senator Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND). This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: Democrat Party
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Logan Square Preservation hosts the 32nd Ward Aldermanic Forum. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: 32nd Ward Aldermanic Forum
Perspectivas Latinas presents Teresa Fraga from Pilsen Neighbors Community Council. This program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: Pilsen Neighbors Community Council
Jane Addams Hull-House Museum collaborated with the National Arts Education Association, artist Aram Han Sifuentes, and current Hull-House artist/activist Sarah-Ji for a program with the Community Arts Caucus.
Topic: Jane Addams Hull-House Museum at the Community Arts Caucus
Celebrate Latinx History Month with a performance by the Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center's Afro Caribbean Youth Jazz band.
Topic: Latinx History Month: SRBCC's Afro-Caribbean Youth Jazz Performance
Grassroots Groups erect "Durbinville" Shantytown in Federal Plaza to pressure Senator Durbin to raise taxes on the wealthy and Wall Street and oppose cuts to Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid and other vital national safety net programs. This program was streamed and recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: tax, taxes
Cecile Richards, President of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, discusses what 2016 meant for reproductive rights and what 2017 has in store with the recent presidential election. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: Cecile Richards, Planned Parenthood Federation
Latino Policy Forum, con miembros del Illinois Latino Agenda y otras organizaciones sin fines de lucro, se han unido para lanzar la campaña Voto X Voto, que pretende llegar a 1 millón de residentes latinos en Illinois a través de un alcance público coordinado. En este video Layla Suleiman, directora executiva de Illinois Family Commission, nos recuerda que miles de votantes latinos tienen el poder político en sus manos! Este programa fue producido por Chicago Access Network Television (CAN...
Topics: Latino Policy Forum, election, vote
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Ken Davis is joined by Tribune columnist Dahleen Glanton and independent journalist Glenn Reedus to discuss the City’s plan to hire almost 1,000 new police - and mentors for youth in troubled areas. They also offer the Mayor advice on what they think should be included in his upcoming speech on safety and violence. This program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: Dahleen Glanton, Glenn Reedus, police, youth mentors
In 30 weeks or less you can be on your way to a new career.  Illinois Career Path Institute offers industry certification training for, employment, career advancement, and or further education.  "Putting People First" is a community service of Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: education, training
The Institute of Government & Public Affairs at the University of Illinois at Chicago and Illinois Children's Mental Health Partnership host the 2010 Illinois Family Impact Seminar with a panel discussion about social and emotional learning. This program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: Illinois Family Impact Seminar
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Ken Davis is joined by Chris Fusco, Chicago Sun-Times, Kristen McQueary, Chicago Tribune and Laura Washington, Chicago Sun-Times. They discuss the implications of Attorney General Madigan's decision not to run for governor, allegations of political corruption at Metra, recent allegations against retiring Alderman Dick Mell, and the consequences of "Stand Your Ground" laws. This program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: Stand Your Ground laws
Join photographer, historian and architecture critic Lee Bey for tour of Chicago’s South Side's Unsung Architectural Treasures This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: The South Side's Unsung Architectural Treasures
Chicago Artists Resource hosts a discussion about the city's new cultural plan. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: art, culture
Community members meet with public officials from Chicago’s West Side to encourage them to use public tax money to create jobs and housing through a Community Benefits Agreement (CBA) for the Illinois Medical District’s Gateway Project. This program was streamed and recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: Community Benefits Agreement, jobs, housing
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Guest host Ethan Michaeli (We The People Media) is joined by political analysts Chris Roebling and Dave Lundy.  They discuss the Metra patronage scandal, Gov. Quinn's controversial decision to suspend lawmaker pay and the upcoming Illinois governor's race. This program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: Illinois governor's race
For 50 years, Bickerdike Redevelopment Corporation has been committed to the redevelopment of the West Town, Humboldt Park, Logan Square, Hermosa and Avondale communities. Their mission is to provide high quality affordable housing, control gentrification and displacement, promote economic development by creating and preserving jobs, and advocate for additional resources for the benefit of low and moderate-income families in those neighborhoods. For more information visit http://bickerdike.org/...
Topics: West Town, Humboldt Park, Logan Square, Hermosa, Avondale
Margaret Regan shares stories of undocumented immigrants who have been arrested and separated from their families as part of the Mansfield Institute for Social Justice and Transformation’s annual Matthew Freeman Lecture. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: Margaret Regan, Mansfield Institute, Matthew Freeman
The Illinois Humanities Council hosts a conversation about the role of artists in creating a sustainable future. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: art, sustainable
The Progressive Caucus of Chicago City Council hosts a town hall meeting to discuss the 2013 proposed city budget. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: Chicago budget
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Steve Edwards of the Institute of Politics at the University of Chicago moderates a panel of journalists, advocates for survivors and criminal justice leaders to discuss violence against women, its news coverage, and the potential for increased data access to impact the public discussion. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television.
Topic: Chicago Justice Project violence against women
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Chicago Women Take Action hosts this mayoral candidates forum. This program was streamed and recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: women's rights
Indigenous leader Lorenzo Mateo Francisco discusses his community’s use of grassroots media as a tool for national change in Guatemala at this event hosted by Chicago Religious Leadership Network on Latin America. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: Chicago Religious Leadership Network on Latin America, Guatemala, indigenous
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Out of school and out-of-work teens present testimony to a panel of federal, state and local public officials regarding the impact of youth joblessness at this forum hosted by The Alternative Schools Network. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: youth joblessness
Access Living hosts a Health Care Town Hall Meeting focusing on women’s health and assistive technology in the disability community. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: disability community, health
Experts discuss what it takes to be entrepreneurs in the current economy and how to spur economic development and growth. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: economy, jobs, work
Emerson College’s Mneesha Gellman examines how ethnic minority communities use memories of state and paramilitary violence to shame states into cooperating with minority cultural agendas. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: Mneesha Gellman, violence
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The Oskar Stenmark Trio performs polkas, waltzes and walking tunes mixed with a contemporary expression and sounds from New York. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: polkas, waltzes, walking tunes, music
The Illinois Democratic candidates for governor speak about both their experience and platform. Candidates include: Daniel Biss, Bob Daiber, Tio Hardiman, Chris Kennedy, Alex Paterakis, Ameya Pawar, and J.B. Pritzker. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV)
Topics: Daniel Biss, Bob Daiber, Tio Hardiman, Chris Kennedy, Alex Paterakis, Ameya Pawar, J.B. Pritzker
Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law examines the future of anti-poverty programs and civil rights protections for workers, families, and communities across the country. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law, anti-poverty programs, civil rights protections
Experts in the field of architecture discuss the work of some of Chicago's most important but still under-appreciated architects: Howard van Doren Shaw, Robert DeGolyer, Philip Maher, Benjamin Marshall and others. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: Architecture, Howard van Doren Shaw, Robert DeGolyer, Philip Maher, Benjamin Marshall
This panel discussion addresses the unique and influential characteristics of the “Prairie State” including geographic and demographic divisions in state politics. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: Prairie State, geography, demographics, politics
A panel of experts discuss current issues of water rights and environmental justice, including the link between lead pipes and the health of Midwest communities. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network (CAN TV).
Topics: water rights, environmental justice
Watch a live concert performance by the Jo Ann Daugherty Trio, presented in conjunction with WDCB Jazz and PianoForte. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: WDCB Jazz, PianoForte, concert, performance
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Logan Square Preservation hosts the 35th Ward Aldermanic Forum. This program was recorded by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: 35th Ward Aldermanic Forum
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This conference gathers scholars, activists, and artists to examine the refugee crisis from a comparative regional perspective.
Topic: refugees
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Ken Davis is joined by Mick Dumke, Chicago Reader and Natalie Moore, WBEZ. They discuss the upcoming mayoral election, and question using the term, "Chiraq" to describe violent crime in Chicago. This program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: Chicago mayoral election, Chiraq
The Safety Networks presents a community meeting about education at Dunbar Vocational High School. Illinois State Senator Mattie Hunter, Alderman Pat Dowell, and Ron Huberman, CEO of Chicago Public Schools among others participated. This program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: education chicago public schools
Chicago Cultural Center hosts a conversation about the variety of places artists can teach art. This program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topic: Teaching Art
An in depth look at the Adult Vocational Programs offered by the Greater West Town Community Development Project.
Topic: Greater West Town Community Development Project
Good Government Illinois Town Hall on Illinois Budget with Rep. Robyn Gabel & Ralph Martire from the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability.
Topic: Good Government Illinois Town Hall on Illinois Budget
Celebrate Latinx Womxn Leaders Across Social and Environmental Movements as each presenter shares their experiences and leadership on topics of labor and worker’s rights, immigrant rights, environmental and climate justice, and building transgender & queer Latinx power.
Topic: Latinx Womxn Leaders Across Movements series - Rosi Carrasco
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Ken Davis is joined by Mick Dumke, Chicago Reader and Salim Muwakkil, In These Times. They discuss concealed weapons, the war on drugs, community policing, and changes between race and class division. This program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: concealed weapons, drugs
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Katelyn Johnson and Alvesta Sanders from Action Now discuss the organization's work to ensure a quality education for Chicago students, foreclosure prevention and to raise the Illinois minimum wage. This program was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: education, foreclosure, minimum wage
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Ken Davis is joined by CTU President Karen Lewis for a wide-ranging discussion about school finances and leadership, including the years-long bargaining process, proposed draconian budget cuts and current legislation. This show was produced by Chicago Access Network Television (CAN TV).
Topics: CTU President Karen Lewi, education