Chicago is the 13th most segregated metro area in U.S., study

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“The loss of industry and jobs in Rust Belt cities — Chicago, most definitely included — really destabilized predominantly African-American communities,” she said. “Those were good jobs, hard-won jobs, and when that industry went away, it wasn’t really replaced for a very long time with other industries to fill the gap.”

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