Reel Midwest

Reel Midwest - America Reframed: The Area

Special | 56m 17s | Video has closed captioning.

When Deborah Payne discovered her neighborhood was being demolished to make way for a freight yard, she vowed to be “the last house standing.” ​Follow Deborah and the more than 400 Black American families on the South Side Chicago being displaced as this film shows the complex story of the continued appropriation of Black wealth and the strength of local, grassroots resistance.

Aired: 03/11/21

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Reel Midwest is a local public television program presented by WILL-TV.