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Confront racism, leader tells union

Issue shadows campaign for Obama, Haynes contends

Senator John Kerry joined Mayor Thomas Menino at the Boston labor council breakfast. Senator John Kerry joined Mayor Thomas Menino at the Boston labor council breakfast. (David Kamerman/Globe Staff)
By Maria Sacchetti
Globe Staff / September 2, 2008

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The state's top union leader, concerned that some white voters will not vote for Barack Obama because he is black, issued an impassioned plea to union members yesterday to confront racism on the campaign trail. (Full article: 724 words)

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