Yes, Black Chicagoans are leaving, but that’s not the full story

Englewood BBQ
In this Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019, photo, people gather for a barbecue in a vacant lot hosted by Inner-city Muslim Action Network's (IMAN) in Chicago's neighborhood of West Englewood. Amr Alfiky/Associated Press
Englewood BBQ
In this Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019, photo, people gather for a barbecue in a vacant lot hosted by Inner-city Muslim Action Network's (IMAN) in Chicago's neighborhood of West Englewood. Amr Alfiky/Associated Press

Yes, Black Chicagoans are leaving, but that’s not the full story

Census data show that Black people are leaving Chicago. In her latest piece for Politico, WBEZ reporter Natalie Moore challenges predominant narratives about the city she grew up in.

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