Fire Chief » Racism http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:28:37 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0.1 Video: Ky. fire chief drops N-word at crash scene http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/20/video-ky-fire-chief-drops-n-word-at-crash-scene/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/11/chief-36.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/20/video-ky-fire-chief-drops-n-word-at-crash-scene/#comments Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:25:45 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/20/video-ky-fire-chief-drops-n-word-at-crash-scene/
Chief Julius Hatfield said he didn't remember the crash incident and sometimes has "a slip of the tongue"
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Judge orders reinstatement of fired black fire chief http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/07/judge-orders-reinstatement-of-fired-black-fire-chief/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/11/chief-32.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/07/judge-orders-reinstatement-of-fired-black-fire-chief/#comments Fri, 07 Nov 2014 11:34:30 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/07/judge-orders-reinstatement-of-fired-black-fire-chief/
Some said complaints of discrimination have gone unaddressed in the department and others like it around the state for years
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Racial tension rises after probe of Dallas firefighter’s death http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/03/racial-tension-rises-after-probe-of-dallas-firefighters-death/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/11/dfd.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/03/racial-tension-rises-after-probe-of-dallas-firefighters-death/#comments Mon, 03 Nov 2014 10:49:10 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/03/racial-tension-rises-after-probe-of-dallas-firefighters-death/
Some colleagues say Deputy Chief Bobby Ross, who is black, lied to investigators by denying he gave fateful commands to Wilson and others that day
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New Ala. fire chief hired amid racism charges http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/03/new-ala-fire-chief-hired-amid-racism-charges/ http://www.firechief.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2014/06/ala.jpg http://www.firechief.com/2014/06/03/new-ala-fire-chief-hired-amid-racism-charges/#comments Tue, 03 Jun 2014 15:20:40 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/?p=2007
Decatur Division Chief Lorenzo Jackson lost out to Knoxville Battalion Chief Tony Grande.
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