“Our black elected officials have been more loyal to the (Democratic) Party than to our community.” Maze Jackson
Illinois politicians often claim to stand up for disadvantaged and minority communities. But what have been the actual policy results, in particular for black Illinoisans? On this edition of Against the Current, Dan Proft talks to Charles Thomas and Maze Jackson, the morning show hosts on WVON radio in Chicago, about the political, economic and educational challenges facing the black community in Chicago and Illinois.
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