Local altruist Robert Magiet is buying out tamale stands and feeding to the homeless

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A man jogs at Oakwood Beach along Lake Michigan in Chicago, Sunday, Feb. 14, 2021, on a cold winter day. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Robert Magiet wanted to help street vendors out of the cold, while also helping the community’s homeless, so he bought an entire stand of tamales, ending the work day for those vendors, and giving the tamales to the homeless. He joins John Williams to talk about his efforts.

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