Onlookers gasped as former President Barack Obama entered a South Shore coffeehouse to speak with five local business owners.
“I am hopeful that we will … not see 20,000 evictions filed,” said Michelle Gilbert of the Lawyers’ Committee for Better Housing.
The disparity in home values between white neighborhoods and Black and Latinx communities has increased more than six-fold since 1980.
The bill would require the release of all records related to COINTELPRO, which targeted numerous civil rights leaders and organizations.
‘Art of Power’ host Aarti Shahani sat down with Barack Obama to talk about male privilege, marriage and the narrow definitions of masculinity.
We’re investigating racially restrictive covenants and deeds, agreements meant to keep Black Chicagoans out of white neighborhoods. Your home records could contain clues.
Derek Chauvin’s attorney is using a tactic he undoubtedly learned from other cases: attacking character, habits and past mistakes.
Just one out of every 10 applicants received help last year, but the city is gearing up to provide another $80 million in rental assistance.
A city assessment shows that low-income housing tax credits are used mostly in high-poverty areas and majority-Black neighborhoods.
One workforce initiative goal is to hire 35% of Obama Center construction workers from neighborhoods like Woodlawn, Austin and Englewood.