Rahm Emanuel Should Resign Now

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel oversaw the withholding from public view -- for more than a year -- of a video of a police murder of a teenager.

The police officer who shot 17-year-old Laquan McDonald 16 times, continuing to shoot his motionless body on the ground, has now been indicted for first-degree murder.

The video was kept secret for 13 months
, during which time Emanuel never corrected the blatant lies by the Chicago Police Department that maintained the victim had lunged at the police with a knife just before he was shot. The video shows this to have been a complete fabrication.

A mayor willing to cover for the murder of his constituent is no mayor at all.
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Chicago residents and people across the country demand Mayor Rahm Emanuel's immediate resignation.


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21555 1 week ago cindy jefferys Thrall, TX
21554 3 weeks ago ed kinane syracuse, NY
21553 1 month ago Anonymous Chicago, IL For the 3rd year in a row, people are leaving Chicago/IL in record numbers and the state is broke. We been Rahm out.
21552 1 month ago Paul Stills Santa Monica, CA
21551 1 month ago Zack Stills Santa Monica, CA
21550 1 month ago Rosa De Santiago San Mateo, CA
21549 1 month ago Deborah Hirsh SAN Leandro, CA
21548 3 months ago Rebecca Mathis Edgewater Park, NJ
21547 3 months ago John Steven Livacich Redlands, CA That is not good tends to obstruct justice.
21546 4 months ago Ken Gale NYC, NY You don't have the moral right to kill them.
21545 4 months ago M.B. Hardy Raleigh, NC
21544 4 months ago cindy jefferys Thrall, TX
21543 5 months ago cindy jefferys Thrall, TX
21542 5 months ago Anonymous Bremerton , WA
21541 6 months ago Michael Sidoric Austin, TX Rahm Emanuel kept evidence of criminal wrongdoing by CPD from public release to save his own political hide. This crooked weasel should resign now – or be forcibly removed from office by citizens. H...
21540 6 months ago Bill Qutub Milwaukie, OR
21539 7 months ago Anonymous Los Angeles, CA
21538 7 months ago JOSEPH CRUMEDY Bronx, NY
21537 7 months ago kevin orme seattle, WA F you, king rahm! go back to your home and STFU!
21536 7 months ago Wes Howard Hutchins, TX
21535 8 months ago Anonymous Brooklyn, NY
21534 8 months ago Nicholos Willinson Alsip, IL
21533 8 months ago Lori Walker Otis Orchards, WA STOP FABRICATING THE TRUTH TO SAVE YOUR HIDE!!!
21532 8 months ago Anonymous Chicago, IL
21531 8 months ago Adriana Montiel Chicago, IL Rahm Emanuel needs to resign!
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