Chicago remains among most segregated U.S. cities: studies

Maudlyne Ihejirika @maudlynei | email Chicago retains its dubious title as one of the nation’s most segregated cities, according to two studies released Wednesday by the Chicago Urban League and by researchers at American University in Washington, D.C. A century…

Poverty up in Chicago’s black neighborhoods – study

One of the many reasons that Kairos Athletics does what it does is explained by the results of the study described in this article: By Mary Wisniewski REUTERS Predominantly African-American neighborhoods in Chicago have seen poverty rise and services diminish…