According to NBC reporter Mary Ann Ahern “As @chicagosmayor reaches her two year midway point as mayor, her spokeswoman says Lightfoot is granting 1 on 1 interviews – only to Black or Brown journalists”
Reporter Paris Schutz replied “I was told the same thing”
Heather Cherone of WTTW replied “I can confirm, alderman”
— Mary Ann Ahern (@MaryAnnAhernNBC) May 18, 2021
Civil rights icon Bob Woodson commented on the story while on Fox News and accuses Lightfoot of using racism to conquer racism.