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Deanna Isaacs wrote recently here about the pitfalls of public housing for children. Roosevelt University social science prof D. Bradford Hunt discusses his book Blueprint for Disaster: The Unraveling of Chicago Public Housing today at 6 PM at the Harold Washington Library Center.