He had previously given his blessing to a bunch of rabid gun grabbers to block a busy Chicago expressway and inconvenience thousands of people with real jobs and places to go.
Chicago activists call on Emanuel to resign ahead of massive anti-violence protest
Protesters plan to walk along Lake Short Drive during Thursday’s rush hour, on the first day of the Lollapalooza music festival, and end up at Wrigley Field during a Chicago Cubs game.
The Tribune reported that the group is calling for Emanuel and Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson to step down in the face of the city’s failure to stem its gang- and police-related bloodshed.
The protest will likely stall traffic throughout the city as crowds move along one of Chicago’s busiest roads and into the Wrigleyville neighborhood.
Livingston added that marchers may try to force their way inside of the baseball field while the Cubs play the San Diego Padres.
“That’ll be your surprise,” he said.