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December 6, 2017

The Color of Law

The Color of Law with Richard Rothstein and Natalie Moore

When: December 6, 2017, 5:00 - 8:00pm

Where: CTU Center, 1901 W. Carroll Ave., Chicago

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Richard Rothstein, author of The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America, a National Book Award, Non-Fiction finalist. Research Associate of the Economic Policy Institute, Fellow at the Thurgood Marshall Institute of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, and Fellow of the Haas Institute at the University of California, Berkeley.

Natalie Moore, WBEZ South Side Reporter covering segregation and inequality and author of The South Side: A Protrait of Chicago and American Segregation.

About the Event: Join advocates in the fields of housing and education as we examine the troubling history and roots of our nation's persistent racial segregation. We will explore ways that we can and must engage in cross-sector work to address the inequities in community and school investment that are rooted in Chicago's history of housing segregation. Books by both Richard Rothstein and Natalie Moore will be available for purchase and they will sign books at the event.

This event is sponsored by the Chicago Teachers Union, Chicago Area Fair Housing Alliance, and the University of Illinois at Chicago's Institute for Research on Race and Public Policy.