In October, I gave you a closer look at Altgeld Gardens — a long-troubled public housing complex on Chicago’s South Side where youth violence has proven immune to “community organizing” solutions and the grand redevelopment schemes hatched by Mayor Richard Daley and slumlord/Obama crony Valerie Jarrett.
In this month’s City Journal, Heather Mac Donald shines light on other hidden angles of “Chicago’s Real Crime Story:” rampant illegitimacy, fatherlessness, an anti-police culture, and the nonjudgmentalism of the social justice crowd.
Bookmark and read the whole thing here.
Heather is America’s Anti-Political Correctness Czar.
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