5.08.2009

Houston Activists want more than a written reprimand for noose incident



On May 7, a coalition of Black organizations held a press conference on the grounds of the SHAPE Community to demand that Mayor Bill White remove a White Houston Fire Department captain who had a noose in his locker found by a member of the Black Firefighters Association.

"We want his badge now!", stated Deric Muhammad.

Look for more detailed coverage in an upcoming edition of The Final Call Newspaper.

Read the original FCN story online at: Houston firefighters upset by noose incident