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Why Is Chicago More Dangerous Than Kabul?

The statements, views and opinions expressed in this column are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of this site. This site does not give financial, investment or medical advice. For AK Nation, that is a rhetorical question – Chiraq is the capital of Blakistan, but for you here are the…

‘Blood On Her Hands’: Chicago 911 Dispatcher Slams Mayor Lori Lightfoot Over Skyrocketing Murder...

A Chicago 911 dispatcher slammed Chicago’s Democrat Mayor Lori Lightfoot over the skyrocketing crime rate in the Windy City, saying that she has “blood on her hands.” “All hell has broken loose,” dispatcher Keith A. Thornton, Jr. told Fox News on Tuesday. “In my opinion and fact, the blood is on her hands,” Thornton said.…

Democrat Chicago Alderman: Lori Lightfoot Putting Police Officers’ Lives ‘In Danger’

Appearing Tuesday on the Fox News Channel, Chicago Alderman Raymond Lopez (D) accused Mayor Lori Lightfoot (D) of putting the lives of police officers “in danger” as crime surges in the city. A partial transcript is as follows:  RAYMOND LOPEZ: Mayor Lightfoot said last week that our safety is her number one priority, but her policies that…

‘Lack Of Leadership’: Chicago 911 Dispatcher Slams Lori Lightfoot Following Weekend Carnage

A Chicago 911 dispatcher ripped into the city’s leadership, including Mayor Lori Lightfoot, for causing staffing shortages that have hampered authorities’ efforts to respond to rising crime. “What’s horrible is the lack of leadership and the failure of leadership throughout this entire city of Chicago, and it’s ridiculous because it does not have to be…

Shootout Leaves Four Injured Inside Chicago-Area Mall

A shootout inside the Chicago-area Oakbrook Center left four people injured late Thursday afternoon. NBC News notes that three people were struck by bullets, and the fourth injury was an individual who hurt their ankle while trying to run away. WIFR reports that Oak Brook Police Chief James Kruger indicated the injuries are not life-threatening.…

Lori Lightfoot’s Texts Reveal Nasty, Combative Interactions: ‘Don’t Come to Me for S***’

The Chicago Tribune has obtained many of Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s (D) text messages that reveal combative interactions with aldermen and city workers while shedding light on how the Democrat mayor runs the crime-ridden Windy City.The outlet obtained upwards of two and a half years of the mayor’s text messages through Freedom of Information Act…

No Sign of Chicago Mask Mandate Ending: ‘Better Sense’ by Thanksgiving

Local health officials in Chicago are showing no immediate signs of lifting the city’s mask mandate, as Dr. Allison Arwady of Chicago’s health department said they will have a “better sense by, I think, Thanksgiving.” “I know there’s a lot of interest in not needing to wear the mask,” Arwady said during a Monday press conference,…

Chicago Police Union Boss Calls on Cops to Defy Coronavirus Vaccine Mandate

A Chicago police union boss is calling on cops to buck the Windy City’s requirement to report their coronavirus vaccination status by Friday. On Tuesday, Fraternal Order of Police President John Catanzara threatened to take legal action against Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot (D) over the requirement. Under Lightfoot’s rules, officers must confirm their vaccine status…

Mayor Lightfoot, Prosecutor Go At It Over Not Prosecuting Gang Members In Deadly Shooting

Democratic Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot went after Cook County state attorney Kim Foxx at a press conference Monday over her decision not to prosecute gang members involved in a deadly shooting last week.“She’s got to explain to the public, why? Given that evidence, a pod camera right there that captured the entire thing and police…

1,606 People Shot June thru August in Mayor Lightfoot’s Chicago

Over 1,600 people were shot June 2021 through August 2021 in Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s (D) Chicago. CNN reported 1,606 were shot, with 261 of the shooting victims dying from their wounds. They noted 770 people were killed in Chicago throughout all of 2020 and the city is on track to surpass that number. John Lausch, U.S.…

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