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The Boston Teachers Union (BTU) is not obscene (see "Q: Who Hates School Reform?" Editorial, March 23).
Letters to the Boston Phoenix  editors, April 6, 2012
By BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS  |  April 06, 2012

Teaching points

The Boston Teachers Union and the Boston School Department have been negotiating for a successor contract over the last 22 months.
Letters to the Boston editors, March 30, 2012
By BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS  |  March 30, 2012

Q: Who hates school reform?

The Boston Teachers Union (BTU) is bipolar: it wants its members treated as if they were professionals, not wage slaves.
A: The Boston Teachers' Union  
By EDITORIAL  |  March 23, 2012

Moneybags Menino

Inside Boston’s political back rooms, there is a growing suspicion that Mayor Thomas Menino is sitting on millions of dollars — tens of millions, maybe as much as $400 million — that could be used to save vital city services, such as, among many examples
The mayor cuts services, but sits on a stash of cash.
By DAVID S. BERNSTEIN  |  May 14, 2010