The Running Rahm Story
- Activists upset over cuts to mental health clinics interrupted Mayor Rahm Emanuel at an event Sunday.
The mayor was actually leaving the event at the time.
Emanuel's security detail and police kept the protesters at a distance.
Since announcing cuts and closures of mental health clinics, there have been numerous demonstrations by people who rely on the clinics for care.
See, Rahm was just leaving when those noisy serfs started hassling him.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel can't seem to escape protesters these days.
[...] The protesters, upset over the closures, went straight to the source Sunday and interrupted Emanuel during an Earth Day event.
Demonstrators yelled non-stop as the mayor helped a group of children plant a tree on the Southwest Side. The mayor's bodyguards and Chicago Police tried to keep the protesters at a distance, but after a few minutes, the mayor left the event early.
Labels: we got nothing