“But a little boy has been gunned down by Chicago street gangs — the shooter allegedly said, “I just hit a shorty, I just hit a shorty,” and there has been precious little national outrage over it. …
But practically none over Antonio Smith, who just before he was killed argued with his mom because she wouldn’t give him a cupcake. ….
“I don’t understand why people aren’t as outraged when a young child like this is executed on a street,” Alvarez said.
I asked: I didn’t see Al or Jesse on the South Side, did you?
“I agree with you,” she said. “I think that’s wrong because it’s young children being killed in minority communities and these activists need to be just as vocal and just as outraged … as they are when there’s a police shooting …”