Archive for April 2019

Lori Lightfoot’s Historic Win Invokes Trailblazer Ida B. Wells

April 2, 2019 will go down in history as a day that transformed Chicago and the nation. The city elected Lori Lightfoot, its first African American woman mayor. Not only is Lightfoot the first openly gay woman to hold the office, she is in an interracial marriage and has an adopted daughter. Lightfoot managed to…

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