NY Times on STLFD Racial Divide

In today’s New York Times (hat tip to the Arch City Chronicle for first noting it), former Riverfront Times reporter Malcolm Gay pens an article on the City of St. Louis’ ongoing racial problems following Mayor Francis Slay‘s handling of the promotions controversy in the fire department. In demoting Mr. George, some of those leaders […]

Funniest Headline of the Week

From KSDK.com: “Slay Says More Needs To Be Done To Address Racial Divide“ St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay told Channel 5 reporter Cordell Whitlock yesterday that he thinks Firefighters Union Local 73, which is white-dominated, and F.I.R.E., the African-American firefighters organization, need to come together. But as Slay was quick to publicly remind ex-fire chief […]