Lori Lightfoot's book banning tweet lampooned amid rising crime, 所谓的民主党虚伪

“在德州, 阅读我选择的任何该死的书,” 莱特富特周日写道. “不禁止书籍或思想. 曾经。”

许多 Twitter 用户因这条推文而谴责 Lightfoot, with some urging her to tend to Chicago’s skyrocketing crime rate instead of tweeting about books. Others pointed out thatTo Kill a Mockingbirdwas banned in 加利福尼亚州, a blue state.

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Mayor Lori Lightfoot presides over a City Council meeting on Oct. 27, 2021, 在芝加哥. (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune/Tribune News Service via Getty Images)

Mayor Lori Lightfoot presides over a City Council meeting on Oct. 27, 2021, 在芝加哥. (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune/Tribune News Service via Getty Images) (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune/Tribune News Service via Getty Images)

According to Barack Obama, in Chicago it’s easier for a kid to get a gun than a book,” wrote Daily Wire investigative reporter Luke Rosiak.

Yep, Red states rock,” wrote Dr. Nan Hayworth, a former Republican congresswoman from New York. “Good to see Chicago’s mayor celebrating this. Let’s see if she takes home any lessons.

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Chicago Police Superintendent David Brown addresses reporters about a suspect in the killing of a 7-year-old girl earlier this year. A 14-year-old girl was shot in the head Wednesday night after being chased by gang members, 官员说.

Chicago Police Superintendent David Brown addresses reporters about a suspect in the killing of a 7-year-old girl earlier this year. A 14-year-old girl was shot in the head Wednesday night after being chased by gang members, 官员说. (芝加哥警察局)

“我不明白,” tweeted National Review editor Philip Klein. “Was this an attempted dunk on Texas? Because the takeaway here is that in Texas, she can read any damn book she chooses.

Wise choice,” tweeted Nick Freitas, a Republican state delegate in Virginia. “With all the violence in the city you manage, I can see why you want to go somewhere safe to read.

You picked a safe place, 德州, to read any damn book you choose,” tweeted Texas state Rep. 詹姆斯·怀特, 共和党人. “Congrats! But with crime fatally impacting Chicago children & your aspiration for Chicago become an abortion sanctuary is there any place for Chicago children to read or listen a book safely.

Reverend Randall Blakey (大号) and Thomas Applegate ([R), Executive Director of North River Commission listen as Chicago Mayor-Elect Lori Lightfoot speaks to residents and local-officials in the Albany Park neighborhood on Wednesday May 15, 2019 在芝加哥, 伊利诺伊州.

Reverend Randall Blakey (大号) and Thomas Applegate ([R), Executive Director of North River Commission listen as Chicago Mayor-Elect Lori Lightfoot speaks to residents and local-officials in the Albany Park neighborhood on Wednesday May 15, 2019 在芝加哥, 伊利诺伊州. (Joshua Lott for The Washington Post via Getty Images)

The Cook County GOP used an emoji to suggest Lightfoot is a clown and mentioned how a 16-year-old boy died after being shot in Millennium Park during alarge groupincident Saturday night, 据警察.

I can understand why you’re in Texas, based on reports about what’s currently happening in Chicago,” said journalist Stephen L. Miller.

“听, California Democrats banned that book. Not Texas Republicans,” said journalist Ian Miles Cheong.

Commentator Guy Benson posted a photo of a 2020 Newsweek story about howTo Kill a Mockingbird,” had been banned from schools in Burbank, 加利福尼亚州. The ban came following allegations from four parents, three of whom were Black, that the book posed potential harm to the district’s roughly 400 Black students.

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finnby Mark Twain, John Steinbeck’sOf Mice and Men,” Theodore Taylor’sThe Cayand Mildred D. Taylor’sRoll of Thunder, Hear My Cry,” were also banned.

Are you sure you’re not in Gavin Newsom’s California?” asked radio host Larry O’Connor.

Lightfoot’s photo op was reminiscent of a similar tweet made by Democratic California 政府. 加文·纽瑟姆(Gavin Newsom), who was slammed in March after posting a photo of himself reading “心爱” by Toni Morrison, next to several other books he suggested some states areafraidof because of censorship. “To Kill a Mockingbirdwas included.

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