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OF COURSE: Lori Lightfoot Blames Murder Spike in Chicago on COVID Pandemic

OF COURSE: Lori Lightfoot Blames Murder Spike in Chicago on COVID Pandemic

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot deflected any criticism of her city’s staggering murder rate this week; blaming the entire violent crime situation on COVID and “poverty.” “What’s the hope for Chicago residents?” asked MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough. “We are making progress in Chicago… We’ve cleared more murders this year than we have in the last ten years. …

COLD SHOULDER: Chicago Police Turn Backs on Mayor Lightfoot After Young Cop Killed

COLD SHOULDER: Chicago Police Turn Backs on Mayor Lightfoot After Young Cop Killed

The Chicago PD has had enough of Mayor Lori Lightfoot. After a young cop was killed and another critically wounded on the streets of Chicago, members of the CPD turned their backs on Mayor Lightfoot as she addressed the press. “Just moments before about 30 officers turned their backs on the mayor, Lightfoot tried to …

WINDY CITY IMPLODES: Chicago Gang Members Out Number Cops 10 to 1

WINDY CITY IMPLODES: Chicago Gang Members Out Number Cops 10 to 1

Retirements on the force are approaching an all-time high. According to Fox News, “between January and June, some 363 [Chicago] officers called it quits, and another 56 were expected to retire this month”. That leaves the remaining cops outnumbered 10 to 1 by Chicago gang members. President Biden met with urban leaders this week  to …

OF COURSE! Chicago Mayor Says 99% of Her Critics Are Racist and Sexist

OF COURSE! Chicago Mayor Says 99% of Her Critics Are Racist and Sexist

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot deflected nearly all criticism directed towards her during a recent interview, saying 99% of the negative press coverage is because she’s a “Black woman.” “You’re reaction to criticism… How much of this do you think has to do with the fact that you’re a woman, specifically a Black woman?” asked one …

LYIN’ LIGHTFOOT: Chicago Mayor Insists Crime Declining Despite Evidence to Contrary

LYIN’ LIGHTFOOT: Chicago Mayor Insists Crime Declining Despite Evidence to Contrary

Things got a little uncomfortable between Mayor Lightfoot and the press when Newsmax reporter William Kelly questioned her on the spike in violent crimes in the Windy City. “Sir, I ask you to get your facts right,” Lightfoot replied. “Crime is not out of control in our city. In fact, crime is on the decline. …

SUMMER OF CHAOS: Chicago Sees 77 Separate Shooting Incidents Over the Weekend

SUMMER OF CHAOS: Chicago Sees 77 Separate Shooting Incidents Over the Weekend

Including two mass shootings – with no one in custody. Chicago has some of the strictest gun laws in the country – no legal gun shops or shooting ranges are allowed within city limits. But that hasn’t stopped the spike in gun violence. Chicago’s NBC affiliate reported that “according to the Chicago Police Department, shootings …

UH OH: Journalists Sue Chicago Mayor for ‘Racial Discrimination’ After Denying Interviews to White People

UH OH: Journalists Sue Chicago Mayor for ‘Racial Discrimination’ After Denying Interviews to White People

A handful of journalists are reportedly suing Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot for “racial discrimination” after the Democrat refused to grant media requests to white reporters. “Some personal news. I, along with @DailyCaller and @JudicialWatch, am suing Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot for racial discrimination. The mayor denied me an interview based on my race. I look …

What Can Go Wrong?! Lightfoot Tells Cops to Stop ‘Foot Pursuits’ of Criminals in Chicago

What Can Go Wrong?! Lightfoot Tells Cops to Stop ‘Foot Pursuits’ of Criminals in Chicago

The Chicago Police Department is now urging officers to avoid “foot pursuits” of people committing violent crimes; saying chasing suspects is “one of the most dangerous actions” cops can engage in. “Because foot pursuits are one of the most dangerous actions that police officers can engage in, we cannot afford to wait any longer to …