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New county report outlines effects of redlining 

A new report shows how government-sanctioned redlining, a practice dating back 80 years, continues to harm poor, minority communities.  “Maps of Inequality: From Redlining to Urban Decay and the Black Exodus” was released July 19 by the office of Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas.  “Redlining is the practice of denying loans to homebuyers in minority […]