Where Poverty Grows in Chicago

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In mostly black West Garfield Park, more than four out of ten residents were living in poverty in 2011. That was a nearly 20 percent increase from the start of the decade. In mostly Latino West Lawn, just about 17 percent of the population were living in poverty, a 128 percent increase over the decade. […]