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Topic - Xavier Cabrini
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a landmark bill adding lessons about gay history to social studies classes in California's public schools.
To some, Cabrini-Green's infamous high-rises were a symbol of urban blight - towering testaments to the failure of Chicago public housing to safely give shelter to the poorest of the poor. But to the last residents being rousted from the last building, Cabrini-Green was simply home.