JCCIA’s Italian Unity Day Rally a huge success

Sep 19, 2021 476

July 25 was the one-year-and-one-day anniversary of the removal of the Christopher Columbus statues by the City of Chicago. It was also the day Chicago’s Italian-American community turned out in droves to show unity and strength at the JCCIA’s “Pack the Park Italian Unity Day Rally.”

“After all that has been going on with the Columbus issue and the disrespect our community has been shown, we thought a day where the politicians and the press could see just how numerous and strong our community really is would be an effective way to be heard,” said JCCIA President Ron Onesti.  “We want to be clear that we’re demanding the statutes be returned to their rightful places!”

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SOURCE: https://franoi.com

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