Minnesota Public Radio features by Paris Porter http://minnesota.publicradio.org/about/people/mpr_people_display.php?aut_id=30389 en-us Copyright 2018 Minnesota Public Radio Thu, 26 Apr 2018 23:57:14 -0500 Minnesota Public Radio features by Paris Porter http://minnesota.publicradio.org/standard/images/mpr003/logo_mpr.gif http://minnesota.publicradio.org/?refid=0 From the South Side to St. Paul In the 1990s, thousands of low-income families moved to the Twin Cities from places like Chicago to build new lives. The state agonized over whether it was becoming a "welfare magnet." Paris Porter came to St. Paul from the south side of Chicago when he was 6 years old and was part of this migration. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2008/10/08/south_side_to_stpaul?refid=0 Wed, 08 Oct 2008 16:50:00 -0500