While West Side neighborhoods such as Pilsen and Little Village have historically been the main entry points for Mexican immigrants in Chicago, nowadays, Latinos from abroad are increasingly settling in Gage Park.  The Southwest Side neighborhood has seen an influx of new residents in recent years, bolstering a community that’s been hard hit by recession and a foreclosure crisis.

Stacey is a photojournalism fellow at The Chicago Reporter.

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  1. The ILLEGAL spicks took Gage Park,a beautiful safe place in the past from the brothers and now they get to shoot it up and Kill people instead of the spooks??

  2. Nationalism not racism failure of “NAFTA” unwanted migrates…nations independent still dependent. Imperialism why sudden increase of crime,eluding gangs narcotics sold Chicago” trace to NAFTA members! Democrats guilty audacity Obama. Vote election of (2016) for Hillary time for visa policies!
    Attributed racism migrates towards social disorder how? Bigot opinions of trust Chicago derived false,
    economic merit Latins,Asians,Indians and Arabs hiding behind solidarity. Actually detest USA” governmental policies due lack political freedom countries of origin to Blacks. Biggest enemy is NAFTA
    and H1-B you’ll never gain entrance of middle class. Civil governmental employment “quota of diversity,
    not hiring Blacks and Hispanics not Latin born. Jesse,Oprah and Rahm guilty holding majority down!

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