Education, Skills and Learning

Chicago makes history electing Lori Lightfoot as first black woman mayor

Lori Lightfoot elected mayor of Chicago, the first black female to do so in history. Image: REUTERS/Joshua Lott

Karen Pierog

Brendan O'Brien

Journalist, Reuters

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Mayoral candidate Lori Lightfoot clinches her fists as she speaks during her election night celebration after defeating her challenger Toni Preckwinkle in a runoff election in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., April 2, 2019. Image: REUTERS/Joshua Lott

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