The new book, Ghosts in the Schoolyard: Racism and School Closings on Chicago’s South Side, by Eve L. Ewing, looks like a must-read.
You can read an excerpt at What led Chicago to shutter dozens of majority-black schools? Racism from The Guardian.
She was interviewed on The Daily Show tonight, and you’ll want to watch it below.
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