Remembering Sue Brady

Posted on December 15th, 2014

When BPI’s Gautreaux litigation began in the mid-1960s, all public housing was managed by Chicago Housing Authority employees. Never had it been otherwise. As Gautreaux “scattered sites” were developed in the 1980s,…

BPI’s Summer Reading List

Posted on May 24th, 2014

With summer just around the corner we thought it would be the perfect time to share some of our book recommendations for the warm days ahead. Happy reading! Recommended by Marissa Manos:…

Lathrop Homes

What’s Missing from the Lathrop Plan?

Posted on April 25th, 2014

Today’s blog is penned by Julie Elena Brown, Co-Director of our Public Housing program and Senior Staff Counsel, and is part of an ongoing series of posts designed to provide insights and…

Purging the Poorest

A Look at Purging the Poorest

Posted on March 28th, 2014

This blog post marks the first of what will be many opportunities for you to read insights and opinions directly from the desks of BPI staff and supporters. Through these posts we…

Recipient of the MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions

Linkedin Twitter Facebook Youtube