Chicago Columbus Statue Remains; Mayor Faults Both Sides in Conflict

POLICE, CIVILIANS INJURED by Sharon Rondeau (Jul. 19, 2020) — “Protesters” attempting to take down a Christopher Columbus statue in Chicago’s Grant Park Friday night were unsuccessful, with police officers and crowd participants sustaining injuries, Chicago media reports. Eighteen officers were injured, the Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Tribune reported on Saturday, after “at least 1,000 […]