Jane Byrne’s Easter at Cabrini

Sara Chapman introduces a rare and revealing tape of Chicago Mayor Jane Bryne’s brief stint living at Cabrini Green in 1981. Bryne’s attempt at a lighthearted Easter egg hunt and sing-along quickly brings social unrest as residents protest the absurdity of her presence.

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  1. tom weinberg says:

    Our old friend and collaborator,
    Tom Finerty and his wife Lisa Marini have, just this week, launched a new and remarkably well-done site at yourgardenshow.com

    Years in the making, it is a great idea and beautiful. Check it out.

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