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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 …

CHICAGO WOKE: Unhinged Mayor Rips ‘Whiteness and Maleness’ of Reporters

CHICAGO WOKE: Unhinged Mayor Rips ‘Whiteness and Maleness’ of Reporters

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot backed her decision to only grant interviews to “People of Color Journalists” this week; claiming it’s the only way to dismantle the “whiteness and maleness” of the Windy City’s press pool. “In looking at the absence of diversity across the City Hall press corps and other newsrooms, sadly it does not …

IS THIS LEGAL? Chicago Mayor to Only Grant Interviews to ‘Black and Brown’ Reporters

IS THIS LEGAL? Chicago Mayor to Only Grant Interviews to ‘Black and Brown’ Reporters

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot stunned journalists in the Windy City Wednesday when her office reportedly confirmed she was only willing to grant one-on-one interviews to “black and brown” reporters. “As ⁦@chicagosmayor reaches her two year midway point as mayor, her spokeswoman says Lightfoot is granting 1 on 1 interviews – only to Black or Brown …

SHAKEDOWN: Chicago District Asks for Another $225 MILLION to Open Public Schools This Fall

SHAKEDOWN: Chicago District Asks for Another $225 MILLION to Open Public Schools This Fall

The Chicago School district released its plan to open classrooms this fall to returning students amid the COVID-19 pandemic; saying they need another $225 million to safely open the public buildings to children and teachers. “The budget plan calls for an additional $225 million, which the district said is needed to prioritize the needs of students in …