Fox News Channel’s Tucker Carlson laid into leftist Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot for kowtowing to the Antifa/BLM mob demanding statues be removed in a city plagued with violence and debt.
Carlson noted Lightfoot’s political priorities of wanting to remove statues of Christopher Columbus rather than address the record-level murders and violent crime gripping Chicago.
“In case you are wondering why Lightfoot chose Christopher Columbus to blame for her city’s decline — why not Marco Polo? Why not Vasco de Gama? There’s a reason. Her constituents demanded it. Not voters or taxpayers,” Carlson said on Friday’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight.”