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City Council Set To Vote On Obama Presidential Center Agreement

Some see the Obama Presidential Center  as a center of hope, a monument to a president who was both transformative and pioneering. Others see it as a possible encroachment in the community of Woodlawn, bringing with it swift displacement of the existing residents and serving as a “bully pulpit” for Democratic politics. Morning Shift checks in with Natalie Moore, WBEZ South Side Bureau reporter for the latest developments with the Center.

GUEST: Natalie Moore, WBEZ Race, Class and Communities reporter

LEARN MORE: As hurdles mount for Obama Presidential Center, worry and anxiety grow on South Side (Chicago Tribune, 10/24/18)

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