Stories by Dan Protess

Lightfoot Recounts Ancestor’s Tragedy in the Jim Crow South

The little-known story of Lori Lightfoot’s grandfather who was murdered in the Jim Crow South nearly 100 years ago.

The Choice for Mayor 2019: Lori Lightfoot

From humble beginnings in Massillon, Ohio, to a high-powered federal prosecutor. We bring you an in-depth profile of mayoral candidate Lori Lightfoot.