Carolyn MacDonald

Video Producer

Carolyn is the award-winning executive producer of HBO’s “America’s Dream”, TNT’s “Buffalo Soldiers” and “Freedom Song” — while running Danny Glover’s Carrie Productions — and the National Geographic documentary “Bearing Light” for Big Kenny Alphin’s Love Everybody.com.

She began her career in the marketing division of Warner Bros TV where she developed publicity campaigns for such films as “Chariots of Fire” and “Road Warrior” and was later a production executive at Cinecom Entertainment Group.

As Executive Producer at Informing to Empower, Carolyn has been charged with developing and producing a mini-series based on the critically acclaimed historical biography, “Staking a Claim: the Making of an African-American Oil Dynasty”. She has also been involved in the marketing strategy for the imprint’s new release, “America 2034: Utopia Rising.”

Latest Articles

InformYourVote.org Democratizing Media Platform

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fdd9VEa6vFQ InformYourVote.org’s mission is to transform the way voters get information about candidates by creating a social media driven fairness doctrine for the digital age....

The Bury Fire Causing Power Lines Now! Campaign

In May 2021, the SonomaIndependent.org, an award-winning public interest solutions and advocacy website owned by Progressive Source Communications, created the Bury Fire-Causing Power Lines...

The SAGE Campaign to Stop Permit Sonoma Evictions from Alternative Housing

In September 2021 the SonomaIndependent.org, an award-winning public interest solutions and advocacy website owned by Progressive Source Communications, created the Campaign to Stop All...

Fighting for Lakota Children

Video, Petition and Campaign   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jEsz7z74oqM On behalf of its client, the Lakota People’s Law Project (“LPLP”), Progressive Source produced and co-scripted a compelling 14-minute documentary video called,...

Fighting for Lakota Children

Ending South Dakota’s War on Indian Families

Epic Local Government Failure Results in Closed Libraries

(This article first appeared in the Bohemian). Dr. Carmen Finley, a retired research scientist and genealogist, still remembers the "Juvenile Hall" of the Santa Rosa...

Shame of Sonoma County: Supervisors Fund Escalation of War on Marijuana Instead of Libraries

(This column first appeared as a Guest Commentary in the Santa Rosa Press Democrat on June 12, 2013). Since August 2011, my two young children,...

Ten Grassroots Lessons From Monsanto’s Swift-Boating of Prop 37 to Label GMO’s In California

(This post first appeared in the Huffington Post on November 11, 2012). The populist campaign to label genetically modified food has been successfully swift-boated by...