Made infamous by the Time-Life books “Old West” ads, outlaw John Wesley Hardin was so mean he once shot a man just for snoring.
In Chicago, the streets are so mean that Earl Young was murdered because his dog peed on a neighbor’s porch.
Chicago sent a black man to the Oval Office, but what the city is really good at is sending young black men to either prison or the morgue.
47% of black men aged 20-24 are neither in school nor employed.
The response from Chicago hustlers to these realities is to indulge fantasies: more money for job training pantomimes, new anti-violence patronage plantations, a DOJ consent decree to monitor police gender pronoun usage and the reopening of schools no one attends.
Congressman Danny Davis, one of Chicago’s elder dependency dealers, can’t explain how redundant programming would’ve saved his 15-year-old grandson murdered two years ago for his gym shoes.
Chicago has the nation’s highest black unemployment rate. But the white liberals in charge for the past century can’t explain why that isn’t a long enough probationary period to make a performance evaluation.
More than anything, Chicago is the fullest expression of the Champagne Socialism—segregation and savagery—espoused by the American white liberal.
When it comes to barbarism, John Wesley Hardin had nothing on white liberals in Chicago.