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Breaking New Ground: Harold Washington and the 1983 Election

2013 marks the 30th anniversary of Harold Washington's historic mayoral victory. Join us for a lively panel discussion about the 1983 election moderated by Chicago Sun-Times Columnist and ABC-7 Chicago's Political Analyst Laura S. Washington.

Distinguished panelists include:
Professor Timuel D. Black, Jr., historian and civil rights activist
Helen Shiller, former Alderman for the 46th Ward and community activist
Professor Dick Simpson, Political Science Department at the University of Illinois, Chicago.
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