Lori Lightfoot wins election to become Chicago’s 1st black female mayor

Lori Lightfoot wins election to become Chicago’s 1st black female mayor

Lori Lightfoot, a former federal prosecutor who has not held political office before, made history by becoming the first African-American woman mayor of Chicago. Lightfoot is also the city’s first openly gay mayor. The 56-year-old campaigned on a platform to end political corruption and help lower-income families.

Timothy
Timothy
Kramo
Kramo 1 year

What happened to "content of character not colour of skin"?

Novanglus
Novanglus 1 year

But I thought Chicago was MAGA country where everyone is racist?

Thomas Watson
Thomas Watson 1 year

Why is this news?

Danny Mcgrath
Danny Mcgrath 1 year

She's ticking all the 'equality of outcome' boxes: black/female/gay. One by one these feminist-leftist cities are turning into scenes from the original Robocop dystopian shitholes.

Andre Gerard
Andre Gerard 1 year

Yeah, I am sure that is going to work out for Chicago...

Havoc44
Havoc44 1 year

is that her in the picture? Am I the only one that thinks she looks sick?

Joseph McHugh
Joseph McHugh 1 year

Black gay female, yup she ticks all the boxes! She's clearly got what it takes to run one of the most populated and crime ridden cities in the nation.

Hugo Stiglitz
Hugo Stiglitz 1 year

Why not? Its not like San Fran looks like a disaster zone under a black female mayor and chicago has absolutely no issues in its black communities already.

Tom Moon
Tom Moon 1 year

The tyranny of the minority, that's how I've heard it put. Diversity = weakness Unity = strength Pretty simple.

ZK AY
ZK AY 1 year

A black manager of the banana plantation. Bravo?

Marshall X
Marshall X 1 year

Wow she looks creepy. It’s like someone sewed a small head on a large body.

TakeThePill
TakeThePill 1 year

Ugh. Chicago's never gonna be less of a shithole, so why does it matter?

beanie weaine
beanie weaine 1 year

I’m sure this one won’t be corrupt. I mean the last 50 were but I’m sure she’s trust worthy.

Edward Williams
Edward Williams 1 year

Who cares if she's black, gay or a woman??

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