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History AP Todd-Breland Quoted on African-American Flight from the City to the Suburbs

Dec 19, 2017

Elizabeth Todd-Breland, UIC assistant professor of history, is quoted in a Chicago Reporter investigative story on African American families leaving Chicago for segregated school districts in the south suburbs and Northwest Indiana. Todd-Breland, whose work focuses on 20th-century U.S. urban and social history, African American history, and the history of education, addresses the role of public policies in the population shift. http://bit.ly/2B0202J