It’s been a hot and violent summer in Democrat-controlled cities where local officials have turned the streets over the anarchists and criminals but it has been especially bloody in Chicago.
The dismal tenure of Mayor Lori Lightfoot has been a pox upon the Windy City with the police being left at the mercy of violent mobs, churches harassed for holding services in violation of the mayor’s decrees and a shocking body count that is more fitting for a third-world hellhole than one of America’s biggest cities.
July was a month that was particularly filled with carnage with the 105 murders that occurred marking a whopping 139 percent increase over the same period last year.
Via The Chicago Sun-Times, “Chicago sees 139% jump in murders, uptick in shootings in July 2020: police”:
Murders more than doubled last month in Chicago compared to the same month last