Daily Mail|3 days ago Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has blasted her critics as sexist and racist – just six weeks after she sparked fury by refusing to be interviewed by white journalists.
ABC 7 Chicago on MSN.com|4 hours ago Two Chicago police officers were shot while trying to break up a crowd in the city’s Austin neighborhood Monday morning, police said.
ABC 7 Chicago|4 hours ago Nine people have been killed and at least 35 others wounded since Friday night in shootings across Chicago. In one of the latest shootings, a 5-year-old girl was injured after she was shot in the leg,
Chicago Tribune|3 hours ago A 6-year-old girl was in critical condition after being shot early Monday in the West Pullman neighborhood, on Chicago’s Far South Side.
CNN, Apr 3, 2019 – Lori Lightfoot, Chicago’s first black lesbian mayor …
CNN, Apr 7, 2019 – As Chicago’s beaming mayor-elect stood at a podium, she turned toward her wife, Amy Eshleman, and kissed her in full view of a roomful of jubilant supporters while photographers snapped away.
The images of that moment looked like a sneak preview of a New America breaking through – a black, gay woman kissing her white wife before a mini-rainbow coalition of onlookers.