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It's OK for Schenectady residents to be a little confused when it comes to the word Carver . The community center of that name for many years has been working with black kids, while the construction company of the same name has been avoiding working with black subcontractors -- even when their contracts with the city called for it. Not long ago, Carver Construction was resisting the idea of working with minority subcontractors altogether. Why ...

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wmarincic
December 20, 2012
7:38 a.m.

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I see you keep bashing Carver Construction that has come to the aid of Schenectady many times. Let me ask the Gazette this but I doubt that I will get an answer. How many minorities are upper or mid level managers at the Gazette? What percent of minorities are employed by the Gazette and I dont mean paper carriers. Hmmmm.

wmarincic
December 20, 2012
10:53 p.m.

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I didn't think that the Gazette would respond.... What a surprise. Let me say, according to the Gazettes own staff page, there are 104 people with a title working at the Gazette..... Out of those 104 people, every single one that had a photo was white, every single one...So please tell me about Carver Construction again....

wmarincic
December 21, 2012
10:03 a.m.
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