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Opinion

SCOT LEHIGH

Unions need to retire tired tropes

Now that the mayoral election is over, it’s time for a retirement party.

No, not for Mayor Menino. That comes later. This party is for some of the tedious accusations that have become a reflexive response to any disagreement with or criticism of organized labor.

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