Northern Ireland Mourns Lyra McKee, Journalist and LGBT Activist Shot at Nationalist Riot

Lyra McKee, a young journalist and activist for LGBT rights in Northern Ireland, was killed Thursday night by a bullet fired in the direction of police officers during a riot in the northwestern city she advised people to call neither Derry nor Londonderry, but “LegenDerry.”

Beautiful photo released by the family of murder victim Lyra McKee. pic.twitter.com/NPmc4sdj2x

— Chris Hagan (@hagan_utv) April 19, 2019

McKee, who was 29, was mourned in a series of vigils on Friday, including...

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