A 21-year-old woman was shot in a leg by someone who drove up in a black van as she stood on the sidewalk in the 5200 block of West Van Buren Street in Austin around 9 p.m. Friday, according to the police, who said she was being treated at Stroger Hospital.
The killing galvanized the civil rights movement after Till’s mother insisted on an open casket, and Jet magazine published photos of his brutalized body.
The utter silence of the religious community to anything beyond comforting the grieving families is shocking.
Last week, Lightfoot was on a lobbying/fundraising trip to Washington D.C. Tuesday night, she’s off to California. The first stop will be San Francisco, where the mayor will meet with donors and hold fundraisers in the Bay Area.
Pritzker firma proyectos de ley para aumentar los concejos escolares locales y prevenir el abuso sexual en las escuelas
En un comunicado, Pritzker dijo que ‘los estudiantes merecen estar seguros en sus salones, punto’.