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Chicago priest leads protest against gun-violence, shutting down expressway

Chicago, Ill., Jul 9, 2018 / 02:12 pm (CNA).- Thousands of marchers joined Chicago priest Father Michael Pfleger to protest gun violence on Saturday, shutting down more than a mile of the city’s busie... read more

“Stop Shooting”: Priest leading protest shuts down highway in Chicago

as he led a crowd of thousands to march in protest against gun violence in Chicago. The demonstration was always intended to take place on the two side lanes of Dan Ryan Expressway, but “shut it down” ... read more

Chicago priest leads protest against violence that shuts down a major highway

State officials said they could have two lanes of a major Illinois thoroughfare, but the anti-violence activists led by Chicago priest Michael Pfleger said they had one goal today: shut it down ... pr... read more

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Chicago: Anti-violence protesters to shut down Dan Ryan expressway

On this much police and activist South Side priest ... to gun violence. But will the protest lead to change, or just to protest fatigue? Here are five things to know ahead of Saturday’s protest. This ... read more


Anti-violence protesters shut down Dan Ryan: 'Today was the attention-getter, but now comes the action'

The showdown between police and the organizers of a march against gun violence ... was to shut down the busy South Side expressway for a demonstration designed to focus a spotlight on crime, joblessne... read more

Gun violence protesters partially shut Chicago expressway

CHICAGO: Thousands of protesters against Chicago’s pervasive gun violence on Saturday partially shut down a major expressway in the third-largest US city, which leads the country in murders. The demon... read more

Thousands Protest Chicago Gun Violence By Shutting Down Historic Freeway

As crime in Chicago slowly decreases, its residents continued to push for stricter gun laws and safe streets by shutting down one of the city’s biggest highways. The protest kicked off Saturday (July ... read more

Anti-Violence Protest Shuts Down Chicago Freeway

12:35 p.m. Thousands of protesters have shut down a Chicago interstate to draw attention to the city’s gun violence and pressure ... is a Roman Catholic priest and anti-violence activist on the city’s ... read more

Thousands shut down Chicago highway with gun control march

Protestors shut down the Dan Ryan ... of activists march onto Chicago’s Dan Ryan Expressway on Saturday Photograph: Kamil Krzaczynski/Getty Images There have long been frequent neighborhood protests a... read more

Anti-violence protesters shut down part of Chicago freeway

CHICAGO (AP) — Thousands of anti-violence protesters marched along a Chicago interstate on Saturday, shutting down traffic to draw attention to the gun violence that's claimed ... a Roman Catholic pri... read more

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