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Sandra Cisneros crosses boundaries in 'A House of My Own'
Oct. 6, 2015
The author's new memoir collects three decades worth of her journeys in search of a sense of home. "I guess I didn't realize I was gonna be crossing borders my whole life," she says.
Where are Chicago's poor white neighborhoods?
Aug. 12, 2015
Poverty touches all races in Chicago, but it's more visible among blacks and Latinos. Here's why that happens and why it matters.
Latino stronghold in NWI flips to GOP
Nov. 7, 2014
Indiana’s longest serving Latino state legislator, Mara Candelaria Reardon lost her bid for re-election earlier this week.
The birth of a Latino community
Jul. 22, 2014
Swept from their homes on Chicago’s Near West Side, Latinos laid roots in nearby Pilsen and Little Village.
High-scoring minorities shun teaching
Oct. 18, 2013
A study breaks down where Illinois high school graduates drop out of the pipeline to become teachers. Among its findings, minorities — especially top-scoring — are less interested in the profession.
Battle for immigration reform comes to Indiana
Jul. 31, 2013
The Hoosier state’s GOP lawmakers could tip the balance in this year’s immigration fight.
Senate bill on immigration could be released next week
Apr. 5, 2013
Legislators say a senate proposal on immigration is underway and could be ready next week.
Some immigrants fear Illinois license plan
Dec. 30, 2012
When Illinois' political leaders touted a proposal to allow undocumented immigrants to get driver's licenses, it was painted as public safety measure. But the idea has run into resistance.
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