Great editorial on Austin and Oak Park [Spring 1968, Our Views, Viewpoints, April 4]. Students in Year Up come from the other side of what we call the Opportunity Divide. We admit many young adults, 18 to 24, from Austin and Garfield. Our collective missions should be not just to make connections between Oak Park and Austin but to make the border permeable — as opposed to the Trumpian thought-border we currently have.

Jack J. Crowe

Executive director, Year Up

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