The US Federal Government has successfully brought the Third World in all its glory to the city of Chicago. The Windy City is now 21% Mexican and 29% Hispanic overall. Additionally, Chicago is 5% Asian, 33% Black, 13.4% some other race (which, exactly?) and 2.7% multiracial. This means that Chicago is now less than one third White. It’s known to be notoriously corrupt, as the term ‘Chicago-style politics’ has been used to describe the worst of US politics. It as also become a very violent city that looks increasingly like it belongs in Brazil or Central America. RT America has a story about 19 people being shot in Chicago last night alone:
Americans turned to New York early Friday for a dose of doom and gloom, but the murder scene outside of the Empire State Building wasn’t the only mass shooting site in the country during the last few hours. In Chicago, 19 people were shot overnight.
In the midst of a surge in shootings in the Windy City that have occurred in recent weeks, police officers in Chicago, Illinois were once again busy responding to reports of shots fired late Thursday and into early the next day.
Two 14-year-old boys, one 15-year-old boy and a 19-year-old woman are among the injured in Chicago last evening after a drive-by shooting in the city’s South Side shortly after 9 p.m. sent eight people to the hospital.
Within only 30 minutes, at least four separate shootings left 13 people injured, including several teenagers. By Friday morning, 19 people in all had been shot in Chicago during the evening hours, with police reporting zero fatalities.
Thursday night’s shootings are not unusual in Chicago.
Chicago’s Red Eye newspaper reports that 15 people were killed in the city during the week ending August 22, including six homicides occurring at one point on a single day. At the time, the city reported 40 homicides in the month of August, already surpassing last year’s tally of 37 with still two weeks to spare.
When RT reported earlier this summer of a homicide epidemic occurring in Chicago, it was said that the number of fatalities in the Midwest city in 2012 surpassed the death count of US troops in Afghanistan.
With four months left in the calendar year, Chicago is already close to surpassing last year’s homicide count.