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Bias alleged as black firefighter faces union sanctions over role

Lieutenant won't quit committee on change

By Donovan Slack
Globe Staff / January 4, 2008

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A racially driven battle has erupted within the ranks of the Boston Fire Department, after the firefighters union ordered a boycott of a committee convened to implement changes within the department and one union appointee, a black firefighter, refused to oblige. (Full article: 993 words)

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