Over the past year, we've introduced you to a subculture of people who live on the dusty grounds of a legitimate brick salvage company at Cicero Ave. in Chicago's West Side called The Brickyard
. By embedding himself there, sociologist and special contributor Greg Scott brought snapshots of the history, culture and economy of this place. Today, Dr. Scott has the final installment of The Brickyard
: a story of the struggle to escape demons.