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Resource ID: #7959
Subject: Minorities
Source: News-Democrat (Belleville, Ill.)
Affiliation: 
Date: May 12, 13, 19, 26, June 4

Description

Belleville News-Democrat (Ill.) investigates the attitudes of the city of Belleville by centering on the city's police department. An examination finds racism to be widespread and finds that blacks are five times more likely to receive a traffic ticket. The city has no black employees and has never hired a black worker.

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