Chicago’s racial economy
This chapter is from the Race & Place: Young Adults and the Future of Chicago report. The chapter provides an analysis of racial capitalism in the city of Chicago and how these structures shape the lives of young adults growing up in the city.
Political Inequalities and Reimagining Democracy
This chapter is from the Race & Place: Young Adults and the Future of Chicago Report. The chapter discusses how young adults interact with local politicians, engage in political behavior, and reimagine democracy in a city that continues reinforce a politics of inequality.
Race & Place Young adults and the future of chicago
Margaret Brower, with Cathy Cohen and David Knight developed and led a large-scale qualitative project in Chicago interviewing young adults across the city’s segregated neighborhoods. Together, they produced this public report detailing how the city through it’s many different types of infrastructures shapes the lives of young adults.