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by Peter Moskos

July 3, 2009

New Haven Firefighters

Interesting story in the New York Times about Ben Vargas, the lone Hispanic firefighter on the winning side of Ricci v. DeStafano.

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

I understand the passions were high on both sides. But damn, his own brother won't talk to him any more?

PCM said...

As Joe Roberts said, "Man turns his back on his family he ain't no friend of mine."

That's from Springsteen's "Highway Patrolman."